Resolved, that ASDA’s Current Statements of Position or Policy ‘A-16 Dental Student Participation in Lobby Days and Organized Dentistry Events (2016)’ be amended to read as follows:
A-16 Dental Student Participation in Lobby Days and Organized Dentistry Events (2016)
The American Student Dental Association encourages U.S. dental schools to allow the dental school curriculum to accommodate students interested in participating in national and state-level events related to organized dentistry when appropriate., including lobby days.
ASDA emphasizes the necessity for Sstudents taking advantage of such curriculum accommodations should to be in good academic standing. and maintain appropriate academic standards, while making up all missed work in a timely fashion.