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Student Delegate Chair explains how his upbringing shaped his leadership style

Each month, CDA spotlights a student from one of California’s seven dental schools. Get to know CDA Student Delegate Chair, Jarrad Lee, of Western University’s class of 2025.

February 16, 2024 Students & New Dentists

Dental student research spotlights interdisciplinary collaboration in latest CDA Journal collection

Research by California dental students appears in the latest CDA Journal collection with an emphasis on interdisciplinary collaborations.

January 9, 2024 Students & New Dentists

Herman Ostrow dental student shares a memorable first experience assisting in oral surgery

Each month, CDA spotlights a student from one of California’s seven dental schools. Get to know Nora Papazyan of Herman Ostrow Dental School's class of 2024.

December 1, 2023 Students & New Dentists

‘The weight of regret is in tons’: UCSF dental student shares her motivation for staying disciplined

Each month, CDA spotlights a student from one of California’s seven dental schools. UCSF dental student, Pallak Razdan shares how “the weight of regret” helps her stay disciplined through her most difficult moments.

November 2, 2023 Students & New Dentists

Herman Ostrow student reveals the benefits of working in dentistry that she hasn’t seen in other career fields

Each month, CDA spotlights a student from one of California's seven dental schools. Herman Ostrow's Adriana Eraso reveals the one benefit of working in dentistry that she hasn't seen in other careers.

October 6, 2023 Students & New Dentists

‘That was the turning point of my life’ Herman Ostrow student shares what inspired her to become a dentist

Each month, CDA highlights a student from one of California's seven dental schools. Get to know Narges Mirjalili of Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry's class of 2024.

August 9, 2023 Students & New Dentists

Eligible California dentists, RDHs can apply by Sept. 15 for educational loan repayment

Licensed general and pediatric dentists in California who practice in a federally designated health professional shortage area can apply for educational loan repayment through the California State Loan Repayment Program. Applications reopen in July 2024.
 

July 17, 2023 Students & New Dentists

Herman Ostrow dental student takes control of her future through positive thoughts and affirmations

Each month, CDA highlights a student from one of California's seven dental schools. Get to know Somkene Okafor-Okwuego of Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry's class of 2026.

July 11, 2023 Students & New Dentists

Western University dental student explains how she uses her setbacks as ‘tools for growth and development’

Each month, CDA highlights a student from one of California’s seven dental schools. Get to know Chioma Aniwigbo of Western University’s Class of 2023.

June 2, 2023 Students & New Dentists

CNSU dental student carries on family tradition at CDA Presents

Every month, CDA highlights a student from one of California’s seven dental schools. Get to know Andrew Galang of California Northstate University’s class of 2025.

May 3, 2023 Students & New Dentists

California dental students advocate at state Capitol to address workforce shortages, protect patient access

For the first time since 2019, California dental students were able to meet in person with legislative staff and have a meet-and-greet with Assemblymember Jim Wood, DDS, at the state Capitol as part of CDA’s Grassroots Advocacy Days.
 

May 1, 2023 Students & New Dentists

CNSU student’s difficult journey into dental school becomes a ‘story about resilience’

Every month, CDA highlights a student from one of California’s seven dental schools. Get to know Andrew Duong of California Northstate University’s class of 2026.

April 7, 2023 Students & New Dentists
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