B-9 Written Consent for Student-to-Student Procedures (2012, revised 2016)

Policy Number: B-9

Policy Category: Dental Education Curriculum

The American Student Dental Association supports the utilization of informed written consent and all appropriate safety measures by schools that employ student-to-student clinical experiences including but not limited to local anesthetic injections and placement of sealants. ASDA encourages schools to provide alternative learning opportunities for students who do not wish to participate.