National ASDA provides various resources and tools to help you run your ASDA chapter effectively. Review these
resources throughout the year and connect with national ASDA at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
Best Practices: Working with School Administration: Developing a good relationship with your dental
school administration can lead to important benefits for the chapter including increased member engagement and
greater school support. This guide is available as a PowerPoint or PDF and should be used by the Executive Committee of your ASDA chapter.
Chapter How-To Guides: ASDA developed guides on various topics to assist chapters. These guides
provide the steps involved in organizing an event and project ideas from other ASDA chapters. View all the how-to guides here.
Lunch and Learns: ASDA created a position
paper on the importance of having lunch and learns. This paper can be used as a resource when speaking with
administration about the benefits of holding lunch and learns for students.< p/>
Chapter Waiver: When holding chapter events that hold high risk, participants should sign a waiver to prevent liability against your ASDA chapter or national ASDA.
Membership: Learn more about the benefits of ASDA membership, tools to recruit
and engage members, and the ASDA membership process.
Find positions descriptions for your chapter. Be sure to
share these descriptions with the people serving in these positions so they understand their responsibilities.
This diagram shows the structure of ASDA and how the board, councils, editorial board
and other national leaders work together.
Contact a member of the ASDA central office staff or the Executive