Check out national initiatives here!
Join the ASDA Advocacy Certificate Program!
ASDA advocacy is vital to the protection and welfare of dental students and the dental profession. Whether you’re new to advocacy or an advocacy expert, the Advocacy Certificate Program will help you become a lifelong advocate.
Earn points by participating in various advocacy initiatives listed below. The person with the most points earns the
Excellence in Advocacy Engagement Award.
Submit points here!
State Legislation Affecting You
New Hampshire – HB192
abolishing fluoridation in water – Oppose
Vermont – S94
An act relating to expanding Medicaid beneficiaries’ access to dental care and establishing the VDent dental assistance program – Support
Massachusetts – SB1215
An Act to improve oral health for all Massachusetts residents – Oppose
ASDA Action is ASDA’s new text alert system that informs members about critical issues. It allows you to participate in the discussion and process that impacts your life as a dental student and future career as a dentist. Through ASDA Action, you can send letters to your legislators, view bills, and utilize various election features.
Sign up for alerts, find officials, or find legislature here.
See what we accomplished in 2021 below!