State Representative Jeffrey Sanchez will be opening up for the day. In the Tufts corner, and the current reigning champs: D17 Jordan Shapiro D16 Christopher Paolino D15 Claire McCarthy D15 Saad Aziz Butt Representing the home team hailing from BU: DMD 4 James Lee DMD 2 Mike Mayr AS 2 Farah Khatoon AS 1 Rushil
Thank you so much for a tremendously successful HSDM Give Kids a Smile 2014 (GKAS 2014)! Together, we provided cleanings, fluoride varnish, and oral exams to 75 children from the greater Boston community (with a patient show rate of 94%!). In addition, the education team did an extraordinary job educating patients and families on oral
Our ASDA chapter recently hosted hosted its 5th Annual Pre-dental Mini Conference. There were approximately 60 attendees, all of whom were invited to attend free of charge. Speakers included Anne Berg, HSDM Director of Admissions and Dr Bernard Friedland, who discussed nontraditional career paths in dentistry. There was a student panel with students from all
Demyana Azer flexes her networking muscles at ASDA’s second annual National Leadership Conference, held this Nov. 15-17 in Chicago. The conference also included personal and professional development sessions on topics such as organized dentistry, career planning, business leadership, advocacy, politics, professional issues, chapter leadership, and management.
On October 8, Harvard ASDA hosted Mr. David White for a dinner talk to increase student engagement with advocacy. Mr. White, the Massachusetts Dental Society’s Director of Governmental Affairs and Grassroots Advocacy, gave a presentation on current legislative issues impacting dental students at state and national levels, from the PGY-1 bill, mid-level providers, and the
On Saturday Sept 21, six Harvard students attended the 2013 ASDA District 1 Leadership conference, held at Boston University dental school. The day-long conference, which brought together over fifty dental students from BU, Harvard, Tufts, and UConn, featured presentations on legislation affecting dental students, professional development, and leadership opportunities in ASDA. Speakers included Jiwon Lee,
Executive Board: Secretary (Class of 2017) General Board: Social Chair (2 available spots. 1 must be Class of 2017) Philanthropy Chair (1 available spot; must be Class of 2017) Newsletter Chair (2 available spots. 1 must be Class of 2017) Fundraising Chair (2 available spots. 1 must be Class of 2017) Alumni Chair Post-Doctoral Chair
Are you interested in learning more about organized dentistry, meeting other dental students from all over New England, and going to a Red Sox vs. Blue Jays game? You should attend the District 1 Leadership Conference on Saturday, September 21, 2013! Who: ASDA members who want to become more involved as leaders in dentistry and