Mark your calendars for National Dental Student Lobby Day 2014
April 7-8, 2014
Lobby Day 2013 highlights include:
- 330+ ASDA members participated
- 200+ Congressional appointments
- Training on how Congress works, how to lobby and the politics of Capitol Hill
- Keynote address from Congressman Tom Petri (R-WI)
- In-depth discussions about student debt reduction and taxes on dental devices
- Networking with fellow students and others in organized dentistry who are passionate about the profession
- Group photo on Capitol Hill
Advocacy happens beyond Lobby Day. Use Engage to sign on to petitions, track legislation and contact your lawmakers.
Awards Presented at Lobby Day
Congratulations to the following recipients who were honored at Lobby Day 2013:
- Legislative Liaison of the Year: Andrew Welles, Marquette '15
- Ideal LGN Chapter: Ohio State – award accepted by Nathan Prueter, Ohio State '14
Read more about these awards, including criteria and application details.
How to Lobby
In this video you will learn how to conduct yourself during a lobbying meeting. This meeting reenactment goes through the basic points you want to cover during a lobbying meeting.
Thank you to the following organizations for their support of Lobby Day 2013: