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Marketing at the National Leadership Conference

Attending ASDA’s National Leadership Conference for the second time, I knew what to expect – a great learning experience, a chance to make new friendships & connections, and most importantly, renewing my excitement about dentistry. In dental school, we’re often thrown into books and typodont work, making it challenging to see the future as a dentist. The speakers at the conference…



Making the Right Connections

There is one question that will, undoubtedly, be asked at least once by every dental student in Colorado: “What is ASDA?” The quickest and most unsatisfying answer will most certainly follow: “ASDA is whatever you want it to be.” While visiting Chicago for ASDA’s National Leadership Conference I stumbled upon the same realization. ASDA is an extraordinarily powerful group of…



Learning to Focus on the Future Goal

I had the opportunity to attend ASDA’s National Leadership Conference over Halloween weekend and I found the experience so rewarding. Through the course of my dental school career I lost sight of the ultimate goal. I was constantly focusing on always getting great grades and I struggled through every dental class. This conference reminded me that no matter how draining…



The Crossroads of Law and Dentistry: An Example of How a Recent Legislative Action Can Impact your Future

Many components have an effect on the profession and the day-to-day life of dentists, including changing technology and educational requirements, among others.  An often under-looked component regarding the dental profession, that may affect dentists and future dentists substantially, is the changing landscape of state and federal laws that impact the dental profession. In most respects, state laws and policies have…



What ASDA can do for Pre-Dental Students

Like most students in the 21st century, you probably use the internet as your primary source of information. The downside is the abundance of information. Some good, some bad, and some that may not be applicable to your situation. A great solution to this problem is the American Student Dental Association (ASDA). ASDA memberships go far beyond getting the information…



Thrush Week Recap

We know it has been a couple of weeks, but we just wanted to say a HUGE thank you everyone who participated in our first ever Thrush Week! For those of you who weren’t able to participate, here is what happened: Monday: Meet and Greet We had an awesome turnout at our first Thrush Week event: the Team Meet and Greet.…