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Courses Resort Reception
Registration Fees Sponsors
Magical Express Tickets Theme Parks

Sunday, Feb. 27- Tuesday, March 1, 2022

(Courses will be held each day from 7:30 to 11 a.m.)

Lake Buena Vista, Florida, at Disney's The Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Register online


Click the link above to register online or email Jeanne McFall at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NOTE: This link will be directing you to the ADA website for your registration. Therefore, you will need to use your ADA username and password to access your information. If you do not have your ADA information, contact the ADA Member Service Center at 1.800.621.8099 (8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CST Monday through Friday) or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for assistance.

2022 Registration Fees
LDA Member $419 $469 $494
ADA Member $519 $569 $594
Non-Member $619 $669 $694
Hygienist $329 $379 $404
Assoc. mbr. $259 $309 $334
Other Dental Staff $279 $329 $354
Dental Student $249 $299 $324
Ret. Vol. Lic. $249 $299 $324

Early Fee Fee After
C.E. registrant FREE $32.95
Adult guest $34.95 $44.95
Child guest (10 or under) $19.95 $29.95
Private Fireworks & Dessert Reception

 THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT as of 11/3/2021.

C.E. Registrants will receive a free ticket for themselves to attend this event. Tickets may sell out. This is a first-come, first-served event. You must reserve your free tickets. You are not automatically included in our headcount.

Monday, Feb. 28- Disney's Epcot Theme Park at the Terrace des Fleurs (in France)
(reception from 8:00 p.m. to 9:15 p.m., show begins at 9 p.m.)

 Must have a park pass for Epcot OR a park hopper pass to attend this event. Be sure to you have a park reservation for Epcot. If you fail to make your park reservation at Epcot, you will not be allowed to enter the park or the reception. Anyone who is not allowed in will NOT be refunded. 

Park Reservations can be made here:



Join us for an array of desserts during the epic Epcot Theme Park fireworks show! Beer/Wine/Soft Drinks also included in your ticket. 


Cancellation Policy
Refunds and Cancellation Requests:
To receive a refund, all requests must be postmarked or sent no later than the day before each meeting begins. You may send your request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to (225) 926-1886. Registration and course cancellation/refund requests must be in writing.

Cancellation Requests prior to Early Registration Deadline (1/21/22)
• Refund requests for registration will be granted a full refund, less a $15 processing fee. The request must be received on or before each meeting's early registration date.
• Exceptions will not apply.

Cancellation Requests between Early Registration Deadline and the day before your meeting begins (1/21/22-2/22/22)
• Refund requests for registration fees will be granted a 50% refund less a $15 processing fee. The request must be received no later than 4 p.m. on the day before your meeting begins.
• Exceptions will not apply.

No cancellation requests or refund requests will be accepted or granted after the scheduled start to any meeting. This includes cancellations due to illness, late arrivals, weather, parking difficulties or any other reasons.
No refunds offered for the private dessert reception. No exceptions. 

Thanks to Our Sponsors:

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Event Hotel 

Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Group Reservations can be made here:  https://mydisneygroup.com/ldawinterce2022
Reservations can now be made at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge through our reservations link above. Rooms are first-come, first-served. If you choose to stay at this hotel there will be NO transportation provided for you to and from the meeting. 

Call the Group Reservations Line at (407) 939-4686 for availability from any of the resorts or to see if there have been cancellations to our block. Use the Group Name (LDA Winter C.E. 2022) and the Cast Members will be happy to assist you with booking your room reservations and explain all available room options.

Run of House (single/double occupancy): $329 per night *Sleeps up to 5 guests plus an infant (2 yrs or younger) 

Additional Person (18 years and older): $35 per person per night
The Reservation Cut-Off Date will be Wednesday, January 26, 2022. 

Check-in time is after 3 p.m. Check-out time is before 11 a.m. Room rates are subject to applicable sales and resort taxes, currently 12.5%. Should an individual cancel a reservation, refund of the deposit will be in accordance with the hotel's general policy at that time (currently a refund is given if the reservation is canceled at least five days before arrival).


My Disney Experience & Online Check-In Service

There is a My Disney Experience tab on the Disneyworld.com website.  Once you register online, there are a multitude of tools available that will really enhance your trip.  You can also download the mobile app “My Disney Experience” to access your plans and park information on the go.  You may also use the My Disney Experience site to participate in the Online Check-In Service.   You may shorten your check in process by logging into https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/plan/ within 60 days of your arrival date. When you arrive at your hotel, you will simply need to show a photo Id at the designated online check-in area.

Theme Park Tickets


Call 407-939-4686 for discounted ticket prices. Available only to attendees, their guests and family members, Disney’s “After 1pm,” “After 5pm,” and Multi-Day Meeting/Convention Tickets are designed to accommodate any agenda and are not available at the Theme Park ticket windows.


Disney Trip Planner


Contact: Bonnie Landry at Fairytale Journeys.

Bonnie Landry has been working with Fairytale Journeys since 2011. She specializes in all Disney destinations. If you buy your base tickets/park hoppers through her, she will plan your trip, free of charge. This includes Fastpass + reservations (currently unavailable as of 8.12.20), dining reservations, and itinerary scheduling. 

More information can be found at ftjbybonnieandbrooke.com. You may contact her directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 504-494-0479.



Course Information

Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022, 7:30 - 11 a.m.

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Speaker: Dr. Charlie Ward 

Course Title: Dental Photography & a Novel Approach to Digital Shade Matching

Course Description: 

Dental photography is essential to communicate effectively with both the patient and the dental technician. We will cover the basics of dental photography for both diagnostics and shade matching. A new technique for digital shade matching, eLAB, will also be covered. This system uses calibrated polarized images to provide quantitative values of shade and the ability to do a digital try in.

Course Objectives:

  • Introduce basic camera settings for dental photography
  • Discuss how to take common photos for a diagnostic series
  • Discuss tips and tricks for taking shade matching photos for lab communication
  • Introduce the eLab system for digital shade matching

Credit: 3.5 clinical hours, lecture


Charlie Ward graduated from University of Maryland Dental School in 2008. He is a member of the visiting faculty of The Pankey Institute in Key Biscayne, Florida. He practices restorative dentistry in Baltimore, MD with his partner Dr. Devon Conklin and his wife and periodontist Dr. Melody Ward. They have two boys, Cyrus and Lucas. He and his technician, Joshua Polansky, MDT, were early adopters of the eLAB digital shade matching system.

Monday, Feb. 28, 2022, 7:30 - 11 a.m.

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Speaker: Dr. Marco Brindis

Course Title: Decision Making in the World of Ceramics in Esthetic Dentistry: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

Course Description: 

This course provides a systematic approach to select most appropriate ceramic material

  1. Ceramic materials overview
  2. Cement selection:  bonding vs retention
  3. New generation of monolithic ceramic materials
  4. New bonding protocols for the new generation or ceramic materials
  5. The new generation of ceramics for veneer restorations

Course Objectives:

1. Will learn how to select the right ceramic material base of the specific clinical situation

2. Will learn the what materials will be gentler with the opposing natural dentition

3. Will learn a conservative preparation for ceramic restorations

4. Will learn how to identify the proper bonding system for the different types of ceramic

Credit: 3.5 clinical hours, lecture


Dr. Marco Brindis is a former Professor and Chair of the Department of Prosthodontics at LSU School of Dentistry.  He currently maintains a Prosthodontics restorative practice in New Orleans metropolitan area devoted to esthetics and implants with an interdisciplinary approach. He earned a D.D.S from the Universidad Intercontinental in Mexico City. He did a Preceptorship in Dental Implants at the Universidad Intercontinental and at the Dental School at the UT Health Science Center in San Antonio.  He completed a surgical Implant Fellowship at the Biotechnology Institute in Vitoria Spain. He got his Certificate in Prosthodontics at LSU School of Dentistry in the Department of Prosthodontics in 2007. He then completed the Esthetic and Occlusion courses at the Pankey Institute.  He has lectured nationally and internationally. He is a member of several organizations including the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association, American College of Prosthodontist and the Pierre Fauchard Academy.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022, 7:30 - 11 a.m.
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Speaker: Dr. Michael Turgeau

Course Title: Orthodontics: When to Refer?

Course Description: Have you ever felt unsure about a referral especially for orthodontics? Throughout this lecture I will give you tips and guidelines to help you determine the best time to refer for a orthodontic consult. 

Course Objectives:

  • When the best time to refer for a consult is for your patients
  • Alignment tricks (diastemas and lower incisor crowding)
  • Early interventions 
  • How to establish a relationship with your orthodontist 

Dr. Turgeau completed his dental training at LSU School of Dentistry in 2005. He completed his residency in orthodontics at Jacksonville University in 2007. He currently practices in three locations: Hammond, La, McComb, MS, and Natchez, MS. He lives in Ponchatoula with his wife Brenda and their six kids. 

Credit: 3.5 clinical hours, lecture

Theme Park Information

Walt Disney World® Theme Parks & More

More excitement and fun are only moments away with a complimentary shuttle bus ride to the seven lands of the Magic Kingdom® Park, or all the sights and sounds of Epcot®. Expect the unexpected at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, or enjoy all the action and adventure of Disney’s Hollywood Studios®.

Take a world tour. Shop, dine and toast your success in 11 Epcot® World Showcase countries, with the laser and fireworks splendor of IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth. Get a taste of Hollywood and Disney magic. Dine in classic style at the Hollywood Brown Derby and behold a gallery of crafty villains taking on an Oscar®-winning mouse at the spectacular Fantasmic!

Explore the wild Savannah. Prepare for 110 acres of Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park adventure on Kilimanjaro Safaris®, and see talented performers join prideland pals for Festival of the Lion King.

Pure fantasy reigns in the classic playground that captures all of your childhood dreams. Visit seven lands of pure joy where elephants fly, pirates pillage, and princesses are real and end the evening under Wishes, a nighttime story in the sky, at the Magic Kingdom® Park.

As to Disney properties/artwork: © Disney.

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Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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