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Getting Into Dental School

Predental members receive Getting Into Dental School: ASDA’s Guide for Predental Students as a benefit of joining ASDA. 
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Career Compass

Set a course for life after dental school. Whether you're headed for a residency or practice, you'll find a trove of resources to help you on your way. 
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Mouthing Off

The official blog of the American Student Dental Association.
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is a national student-run organization that protects and advances the rights, interests and welfare of dental students. Learn about us

New & Noteworthy

Meet your new leaders
Meet the newly elected 2019-20 Board of Trustees and Executive Committee.
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Gold Crown Awards
Browse through the Winners Gallery and see who took home a Gold Crown Award at Annual Session.
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DAT Week 2019
This is your opportunity to connect with current dental students to learn more about registering, exam tips, and average DAT scores by section and dental school. 
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ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day
The ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day is just around the corner. Are you ready? 
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National calendar
Keep up with ASDA events on this useful calendar. Chapter and district leaders can add their own events as well.
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Even erupted third molars can be prone to disease. An oral and maxillofacial surgeon (OMS) is well-qualified to regularly assess a patient’s third molar status or, if necessary, to remove problem wisdom teeth. When it comes to wisdom teeth, pain-free does not mean problem-free. Visit MyOMS.org for more information.

Member Spotlight

Stephanie Sforza

I’ve learned that the most successful leaders know that they don’t have to be the best or brightest in the room, but rather the people who encourage and empower others to be just that.

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Claire Todd
I am devoted to respecting the individuality of each patient while offering them the best care possible so they can achieve their very best smile. 
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Zelexis C. Morse
These days are ones we will never get back. So every chance you get — after studying, of course — take time to make memories that will last a lifetime.
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Feel at home on the Hill: ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day 2019
If you’re headed to the Hill this April you won’t want to miss this informative webinar from ASDA’s Council on Advocacy. Council members will walk you through how to prepare for the meeting, what to expect while you’re onside and what happens during and after your congressional appointments. Register today to attend the March 27 webinar!
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Dental technology and research

March Contour discusses the influence of dental technology on dental labs, digital dentistry, direct-to-consumer dental products and social entrepreneurship. This issue also discusses the importance of getting involved in research and how music could potentially help curb opioid addiction.

Latest issue: March 2019