Annual Session

Annual Session Podcast: Hot Topics Super Session

This afternoon, ASDA held a series of breakout sessions on pressing issues in dentistry facing dental students. Listen in to part of these sessions below: Universal Healthcare The Congressional debate on healthcare reform is a heated topic around our nation.  This breakout session delved into how reform will affect dentistry, either positively or negatively, and… Read more »

Friday Night Wrap-Up!

What a day! Ask any EC candidate how the day went and they’ll likely note how long it was. Joint district caucuses drilled the EC and Speaker candidates with hard questions as well as silly tasks such as dancing and push-ups. How else do you decide who should be president than challenge them to a… Read more »

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 »