AAOMS offers scored exam for OMS prospects

But this year many students who are interested in pursuing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) will be taking another standardized exam. As you may have heard, the new exam is the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Comprehensive Basic Science Examination (CBSE). It will be offered through Prometric testing centers for a $175 fee. This year it will be offered only on Saturday, September 8 and the deadline to register is coming up! Registration will close on Friday, April 13th.

UCLA Honduras trip returns

About three times a year, UCLA dental students and faculty journey to Honduras for a dental mission. Last December, the team ended an eventful and memorable two weeks serving the underserved population.

District 10 meets in South Jordan, Utah

Six schools within District 10 met at Utah’s first dental school, Roseman University of Health Sciences. Schools participating in the meeting included the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH), Midwestern University, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), University of Washington, Oregon Health Sciences University, and Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Dental… Read more »

VCU ASDA: Website shout out

Mouthing Off is pleased showcase another ASDA chapter website – this time from Virginia Commonwealth University. This website has a lot of great components: a chapter events calendar, an e-newsletter, a predental section, and an online registration portal for vendors and predentals. They even have a storefront to purchase t-shirts! I caught up with Alex… Read more »

ADA Student Ethics Video Contest

Congratulations to Christopher Vo, a fourth-year dental student at UNC for his award-winning video, “The Bridge Patient”, in the ADA Student Ethics Video Contest. In this video, Christopher is presented with an ethical dilemma of needing to meet certain graduation criteria while keeping the best interests of the patient in mind. I think this video… Read more »