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2009- 2010 MNASDA Archived Events

9/9/2009:  ASDA 101

Committee/Individual:

Executive Committee, Adam Swingdorf

Event Location:

Moos Tower, U of MN School of Dentistry

Number of Participants:

90

Number of Volunteers:

12

Amount of Money Raised/Donated:

N/A

Cost of Materials/Food:

$368 (for pizza)

Advertising/Marketing Methods

Flyers in locker room, emails

Event Collaboration with Other Groups:

N/A

Inaugural Event?

No

Description of Event:

  • Advertized to 1st year DDS students about a free lunch to come and listen about ASDA

  • Introduced ASDA with the ASDA History video (from ASDAnet.org)

  • Spoke about what we do as an association to introduce who we are and what we represent

  • Had each committee chair explain what their committee does over the year

  • PHOTOS

 



9/28/2009:  Wax & Relax


Committee/Individual:

PreDent, Mark DeRocher, Alison McCarville

Event Location:

4th Floor PreClinic, U of MN School of Dentistry

Number of Participants:

14

Number of Volunteers:

20

Amount of Money Raised/Donated:

N/A

Cost of Materials/Food:

$38.03

Advertising/Marketing Methods

email to UMN and St. Thomas PreDent Clubs

Event Collaboration with Other Groups:

N/A

Inaugural Event?

No

Description of Event:

  • Volunteers arrived for set-up at 5:30PM.  Set up included preparing stations for waxing a central incisor.

  • Participants arrived at 6PM and were paired with a volunteer who was to help and give advice while they were waxing

  • Short PowerPoint presentation about uses of waxing in dentistry and general oral anatomy/tooth anatomy

  • Waxing demonstration given

  • Participants waxed a #8 for about an hour

  • When participants finished, there were snacks and beverages in conference room

  • PHOTOS

 



11/05/2009:  Pizza & Politics


Committee/Individual:

LGN, Aruna Rao

Event Location:

U of MN School of Dentistry

Number of Participants:

150

Number of Volunteers:

N/A

Amount of Money Raised/Donated:

N/A

Cost of Materials/Food:

N/A

Advertising/Marketing Methods

Emails/Flyers/SOD Administration

Event Collaboration with Other Groups:

MDA

Inaugural Event?

No

Description of Event:

  • Senator Linda Berglin from Health & Human Services came to School of Dentistry

  • She outlined the path of legislation regarding teh dental mid-level provider, ultimately leading to the dental therapist

  • The senator took questions from students regarding the new bill

  • PHOTOS