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 »
ASDA’s Annual Session 2012, affectionately known as “the best week ever”, kicks off three weeks from today!
All of the sessions are business dress, but the president’s dinner dance is 90s themed. So pack your button downs, your suits and your Starter jacket–we’ll see you soon!
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 »
Last December, six coordinators from the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH) held their second oral health fair at the UMOM New Day Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Over 20 volunteers and faculty were a part of the project. They served over 100+ patients at the homeless shelter. Oral hygiene instruction, screenings and fluoride… Read more »
Our next feature in the “website shout out” series is the wonderful website for Marquette ASDA, located in Milwaukee, WI.
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 »
Mike Staver, CEO, The Staver Group, is the keynote speaker at ASDA’s Annual Session, Feb. 29-March 3. His presentation “Leadership Isn’t For Cowards” will teach dental students about the power of commitment; motivating others; and three things every leader should avoid. Here’s a sneak peek at what he has to say… Great leadership doesn’t require… Read more »