There are a number of ways that you can put advocacy into action. 

Ways You Can Make a Difference

  • Serve as a legislative liaison at your chapter
  • Hold a lunch & learn
  • Organize an "Advocacy Academy" with your state dental association 
  • Participate in or organize a state lobby day (chapter grants may be available to help cover expenses)
  • Read the Advocacy Brief
  • Host a lawmaker at your chapter
  • Attend ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day 
  • Take part in Advocacy Month with your chapter
  • Share your efforts on social media using #ASDAadvocacy
  • Watch our dental legislative videos on the issues facing dental students, licensure reform, how to lobby and what happens at National Dental Student Lobby Day.

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