The American Dental Education Association (ADEA)
leads individuals and institutions of the dental education community to
address contemporary issues
influencing education, research and the delivery of oral health care
for the improvement of the health of the public. Members receive ADEA’s
publication, the Journal of Dental Education.
The American Student Dental Association (ASDA)
is a national student-run organization which protects and advances the rights, interests, and welfare of students pursuing careers in dentistry. It introduces students to lifelong involvement in organized dentistry and provides services, information, education,
representation, and advocacy. Additional benefits include life insurance,
loans, MasterCard, and various publications.
Every CU dental student receives an ASDA membership thanks to sponsorships from:
Learn more about Colorado ASDA chapter activities on their website, Facebook page and blog, The Colorado Quickset.
National Dental Association, Colorado Chapter provides an educational,
professional, and social platform for students in the Doctoral of Dental
Surgery (DDS) and Advanced Standing International Student (ISP)
programs at the University of Colorado School of Dental
Medicine. We promote a positive environment that is conducive to the
holistic well-being of underrepresented and minority
students. Activities of the organization enhance all facets of
professional growth and development. This includes but is not limited
to providing opportunities for networking, advocating on behalf of
underrepresented and minority students, and developing student
programming that increases the visibility of underrepresented and
minority groups and interests.
Learn more about other CU Dental student-run clubs on the Campus Services website.