Professional Oaths for Dental Students

Resolution 303-2017 — Adopted
2016-17 Council on Professional Issues
John Barrett, Boston
Steven Feldman, Legislative Liaison, District 3, Maryland

Resolved, that the American Student Dental Association supports dental schools that institute a professional oath for their students during white coat ceremonies; and be it further

Resolved, that ASDA recommends that dental school administrators and faculty include students in the development and periodic evaluation of the professional oath; and be it further

Resolved, that the adopted policy be distributed in Spring 2017 to all deans of all dental schools, as well as offices of student affairs.