November-December Contour 2022

In his editor’s note, “Decreasing disparities: Dentists’ obligation,”  2022-23 ASDA Editor-in-Chief Ryan Lee, Texas-Houston ‘23, writes: “This month’s issue of Contour is dedicated to advocacy, specifically decreasing disparities…

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Chapter Management Resources

ASDA recognizes that the strength of our association lies in the strength of our chapters. The association is here to support chapter leaders with a variety of resources.
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Governing Documents

Read the official documents that describe ASDA's purpose and guide how the association functions.

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History of ASDA
Learn more about the history of ASDA.
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Office Hours
Office hours for chapter leaders

As you move through your chapter leader role join Kylie Weller, chapter engagement manager, for chapter leader office hours. Bring your chapter management, membership engagement and recruitment questions, connect with national ASDA staff and set yourself up for success.

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National Leadership Positions
Applications for the 2023-2024 leadership cycle are open. Read through the position descriptions and learn how to become a leader at the national level.
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Gold Crown Awards
The Gold Crown Awards Program is back in a new way!
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Dates and Deadlines
Keep up with ASDA events on this useful calendar.
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Member Spotlight

Nestor Diaz
Committing to a leadership position in ASDA brings out the best in us and keeps us passionate about dentistry.
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Allie Schroeder
My time as an ASDA leader has taught me how to approach meetings and planning more systematically. My leadership roles have also helped me learn how to work with other healthcare professionals from different institutions and backgrounds.
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Mavie Gonzalez Alvarez
Ever since I saw the combination of art, problem-solving, and manual dexterity, I fell in love with dentistry.
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