Match day is finally here!

On behalf of the American Student Dental Association, I would like to congratulate all of the dental students who matched this morning in Phase II of the dental Match. The programs that participate in Phase II of the Match are General Practice Residences (GPRs), Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGDs), Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery, and Pediatric Dentistry…. Read more »

Florida ASDA: website shout out

Continuing with our series of chapter website shout 0uts, it was rumored that the folks in the ASDA chapter at the University of Florida had just created a new website and blog in August. Curious, I visited and was impressed with their initial effort!  Getting a chapter website off the ground and running is no… Read more »

ASDA Puerto Rico gears up for a new year

Earlier this year the University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine, along with ASDA Puerto Rico chapter hosted their Wine and Cheese event. During the reception, Dr. Humberto Villa, dean of the institution, recognized the efforts and dedication of the previous council. They carried out numerous activities, which benefited not only the school’s society… Read more »

Stony Brook ASDA: Website Shout Out!

Stony Brook has a awesome website that was made this summer by webmaster Vince Badali. On their home page, they feature their new Ethics video – The Unprofessional, Stony Brook’s own blog, along with links like National ASDA, ADA and the Next DDS. I interviewed Lauren Jain, president; Alex Sadak, legislative liaison; and Vince Badali,… Read more »

Adventures as “Mr. Tooth”

Recently the UIC ASDA chapter organized volunteers to staff the College of Dentistry booth at Chicago’s Operation Warm Service Fair. The Operation Warm event was organized to give coats to children of families living in Chicago Public Housing. The UIC ASDA chapter contributed to the event by providing oral hygiene instructions, oral health information and… Read more »