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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 »

Crest Girls & Oral-B-Boys, Dentistry in the Community

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 »

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 »

Leading with heart

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 »