The ASDA Council on Professional Issues is appointed for a year-long term by the Board of Trustees. The council serves the association as a resource on matters affecting the dental student experience, including but not limited to: community engagement, public health initiatives, interprofessional education, diversity and inclusion, ethics, transition into practice and facilitating collaboration with other professional organizations.
The council comprises one chair and two council associates:
- The council chair supervises and directs the activities of the council and facilitates council meetings.
- Council associates serve as members of a council and participate in all council activities.