Florida Dental Convention

FDC2021 Session Directory

The Epidemic of Dental Embezzlement — Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Course Code: NC10
Speaker: Mr. Michael DeMeola, CPA, CFE
Start: Friday, June 25, 2021, 2:00 PM
End: Friday, June 25, 2021, 5:00 PM
Audience: Dentists


 EARLY 4/16 


 ONSITE 6/12 










60% of dental practices are currently experiencing embezzlement. This lecture will give attendees the tools and knowledge needed to protect assets and identify potential fraud risks. In addition, this lecture will take attendees through a real-world dental embezzlement case from detection to prosecution.

Learning objectives:

Participants will be able to: 

  • understand the types of fraud that occur in a dental practice. 

  • learn how embezzlement affects a dental practice. 

  • recognize the profile of an embezzler and embezzlement techniques. 

  • execute proactive steps to keep your practice healthy. 

Full Sponsor(s):

Getsee and DeMeola

Speaker: Mr. Michael DeMeola, CPA, CFE, Getsee & DeMeola, LLC

About the speaker: Certified public accountant, State of Florida Board of Accountancy; certified fraud examiner, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners; adjunct professor, College of Central Florida.

Disclosure: I or members of my immediate family have a financial relationship with Getsee & DeMeola LLC that may be relevant to this presentation.

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