Kim Kelly

Journalism and LGN Awards Luncheon

Today has been busy of district caucuses and the reference committee hearings. After the productive morning, attendees had the chance to network and honor fellow students at the Journalism and LGN Awards Luncheon. The awards were given by the Editorial Board as well as the LGN for student involvement in ASDA publications and legislative issues…. Read more »

Delegates Honored at Yesterday’s House Meeting

Among the business covered in yesterday’s meetings was the Delegate of the Year award ceremony. Each district trustee chooses one delegate who made a significant impact on the district. And out of those 11 exemplary delegates, one is chosen as delegate of the year. This year’s winners are: Delegate of the Year: Dan Hammer, University… Read more »

Thursday Night Wrap-Up

It was a full day here in Baltimore. Two House of Delegates meetings, district caucuses, breakout sessions and an Exhibit Fair filled the day. Jamie Cohn, District 2 Trustee, interviewed attendees at the Exhibit Fair and Reception. Watch the video below to check out the action. Also be sure to click “continue reading” for more… Read more »

Keynote Speaker Shares 9/11 Experience

Richard Picciotto spoke this morning to ASDA’s House of Delegates. Picciotto was the last man to exit the Twin Towers after they were attacked on 9/11. As a New York fire chief, Picciotto answered the call to service that morning and found himself working in the North Tower when it collapsed. Trapped in a stairwell… Read more »

Everyone’s Irish at ASDA’s Opening Ceremonies

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! ASDA celebrated the day by opening Annual Session. National leaders of the organization arrived early and attended business meetings all day. After a very productive day of meetings, attendees began to arrive. Opening Ceremonies convened and played host to notable leaders from organized dentistry. ADA President Dr. Ronald Tankersley spoke to… Read more »

Live from Baltimore

Welcome to ASDA’s 40th Annual Session! We’ll be in Baltimore, Maryland for the rest of the week but that doesn’t mean you’re rid of us. mouthing off is bringing the meeting to you this year. Photos, videos and attendee commentary are some of what you can expect all week long. Can’t make it to the… Read more »

9/11 Survivor to Speak at Annual Session

Next week, over 330 dental students will convene in Baltimore for ASDA’s 40th Annual Session. One of the major points of the week is the meeting of the House of Delegates. This is where policy is made and resolutions are adopted. But these meetings are more than quorums and voting. They also feature educational sessions… Read more »