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Congratulations to the recipients of the 2017 ASDA Gold Crown Awards. Photos from the 2017 Gold Crown Awards ceremony can be seen on ASDA’s flickr page.

Best in Competition

Ideal ASDA Chapter

  • 2017 – Texas-Houston 
  • 2016 – Colorado 
  • 2015 – Los Angeles 
  • 2014 - Marquette 
  • 2013 – Minnesota 
  • 2012 – Arizona 
  • 2011 – Los Angeles 
  • 2010 – Los Angeles 
  • 2009 – Los Angeles 
  • 2008 – Louisville
  • 2007 – Pacific
  • 2006 – Minnesota
  • 2005 – Minnesota
  • 2004 – Buffalo
  • 2003 – Stony Brook
  • 2002 – Harvard
  • 2001 – Harvard
  • 2000 – Tennessee
  • 1999 – Florida
  • 1998 – Louisville
  • 1997 – Case Western
  • 1996 – Florida
 

Best Newsletter in Competition

  • 2017 – Buffalo 
  • 2016 – Los Angeles 
  • 2015 – Los Angeles 
  • 2014 – Los Angeles 
  • 2013 – San Francisco 
  • 2012 – New York 
  • 2011 – Harvard 
  • 2010 – Virginia 
  • 2009 – Pennsylvania 
  • 2008 – Pacific 
  • 2007 – Pacific 
  • 2006 – Las Vegas
  • 2005 – Arizona
  • 2004 – Virginia
  • 2003 – Boston
  • 2002 – Boston
  • 2001 – Boston
  • 2000 – Temple
 

Best Website in Competition

  • 2017 – Texas-Houston 
  • 2016 – Los Angeles 
  • 2015 – Marquette 
  • 2014 – Los Angeles 
  • 2013 – Oklahoma 
  • 2012 – Ohio 
  • 2011 – Los Angeles 
  • 2010 – Pittsburgh 
  • 2009 – Louisville 
  • 2008 – Nova Southeastern 
  • 2007 – Connecticut & Nova Southeastern
    • Honorable Mention: Ohio
  • 2006 – Washington
  • 2005 – Harvard
  • 2004 – Boston
 

Media Awards

Most Improved Newsletter

  • 2017 – WesternU 
  • 2016 – Buffalo 
  • 2015 – Columbia 
  • 2014 - Ohio 
  • 2013 – Oklahoma 
  • 2012 – Alabama 
  • 2011 – Connecticut 
  • 2010 – Pittsburgh 
  • 2009 – Iowa 
  • 2008 – Minnesota 
  • 2007 – Nova Southeastern 
  • 2006 – Colorado
  • 2005 – Virginia
  • 2004 – Columbia
  • 2003 – Virginia
  • 2002 – Minnesota
  • 2001 – Creighton
  • 2000 – Tennessee
 

Quality of Newsletter Information

  • 2017 – Los Angeles 
  • 2016 – Arizona 
  • 2015 – Marquette 
  • 2014 - Boston 
  • 2013 – Virginia 
  • 2012 – Pacific 
  • 2011 – Los Angeles 
  • 2010 – Arizona
  • 2009 – Harvard
  • 2008 – Los Angeles
  • 2007 – Las Vegas
  • 2006 – Los Angeles
  • 2005 – Pacific
  • 2004 – Stony Brook
  • 2003 – Pacific
  • 2002 – Pacific
  • 2001 – Iowa
  • 2000 – Iowa
 

Newsletter Design & Layout

  • 2017 – Midwestern-Arizona 
  • 2016 – Colorado 
  • 2015 – Colorado 
  • 2014 - Oklahoma 
  • 2013 – Tennessee 
  • 2012 – Harvard 
  • 2011 – Columbia 
  • 2010 – Los Angeles
  • 2009 – Virginia
  • 2008 – Arizona
  • 2007 – Southern California
  • 2006 – Washington
  • 2005 – Las Vegas
  • 2004 – West Virginia
  • 2003 – Boston
  • 2002 – Stony Brook
  • 2001 – Los Angeles
  • 2000 – Temple
 

Quality of Website Information

 

Website Design & Layout

  • 2017 – Los Angeles 
  • 2016 – Los Angeles 
  • 2015 – Los Angeles 
  • 2014 - Oklahoma 
  • 2013 – Columbia 
  • 2012 – Connecticut 
  • 2011 – Columbia 
  • 2010 – Louisville 
  • 2009 – Los Angeles 
  • 2008 – Las Vegas 
 

Outstanding Social Media Campaign

 

Best Chapter Blog

 

Best Use of Chapter Video

 

Best News Article

 

Best Feature Article

 

Best Blog Post

 

Best Mouth Article (discontinued)

  • 2012 – Matthew Reiland, Minnesota, 13
  • 2011 – Ryan Dulde, Marquette, 11
  • 2010 – Yoshita Patel, Michigan '12
  • 2008 – Brad Weinstein, Harvard '08
  • 2003 – Michael Joseph, Tufts '03
  • 2002 – Michael Joseph, Tufts '03
  • 2001 – Doug Doran, Kentucky, '01
  • 2000 – Matt Dunn, Northwestern '99
 

Chapter Achievement Awards

Most Improved Chapter

  • 2017 – Stony Brook 
  • 2016 – Roseman 
  • 2015 – Florida 
  • 2014 – San Francisco 
  • 2013 – Detroit Mercy 
  • 2012 – Florida 
  • 2011 – Temple 
  • 2010 – Virginia 
  • 2009 – Pennsylvania 
  • 2008 – Case Western
  • 2007 – Arizona
  • 2006 – Indiana
  • 2005 – Las Vegas
  • 2004 – Washington
  • 2003 – Indiana
  • 2002 – Stony Brook
  • 2001 – Stony Brook
  • 2000 – Nova Southeastern & Tufts
  • 1999 – Harvard
  • 1998 – Connecticut
  • 1997 – Oklahoma
  • 1996 – Stony Brook
 

Rookie Chapter of the Year

 

Membership & Communication

  • 2017 – Los Angeles 
  • 2016 – Houston 
  • 2015 – Colorado 
  • 2014 – Oklahoma 
  • 2013 – Oklahoma 
  • 2012 – Nebraska 
  • 2011 – Pacific 
  • 2010 – Arizona 
  • 2009 – Louisville 
  • 2008 – Pacific
  • 2007 – New York
  • 2006 – Buffalo
  • 2005 – Pacific
  • 2004 – Boston
  • 2003 – Boston
  • 2002 – Boston
  • 2001 – Boston
  • 2000 – Boston
  • 1999 – Temple
  • 1998 – New York
  • 1997 – Temple
 

Advocacy

 

Increase Ethical Awareness (discontinued)

 

Predental Involvement

  • 2017 – Roseman 
  • 2016 – Los Angeles 
  • 2015 – Houston 
  • 2014 – Los Angeles 
  • 2013 – Virginia 
  • 2012 – Stony Brook 
  • 2011 – Pittsburgh 
  • 2010 – Illinois 
  • 2009 – San Francisco 
  • 2008 – Las Vegas
 

Activities

  • 2017 – Marquette 
  • 2016 – Marquette 
  • 2015 – Marquette 
  • 2014 – Boston 
  • 2013 – Los Angeles 
  • 2012 – Louisville 
  • 2011 – Arizona 
  • 2010 – San Francisco 
  • 2009 – Buffalo 
  • 2008 – Houston
  • 2007 – Louisville
  • 2006 – Los Angeles
  • 2005 – Buffalo
  • 2004 – Oregon
  • 2003 – Harvard
  • 2002 – Minnesota
  • 2001 – Minnesota
  • 2000 – Harvard
  • 1999 – Ohio
  • 1998 – Connecticut
  • 1997 – Iowa
  • 1996 – Florida, Iowa, Pittsburgh & Temple
 

Fundraising

  • 2017 – Ohio State 
  • 2016 – Marquette 
  • 2015 – Virginia 
  • 2014 – Pacific 
  • 2013 – Buffalo 
  • 2012 – Los Angeles 
  • 2011 – Georgia 
  • 2010 – Georgia 
  • 2009 – Las Vegas 
  • 2008 – Georgia
  • 2007 – Oregon
  • 2006 – Buffalo
  • 2005 – Virginia
  • 2004 – Stony Brook
  • 2003 – Connecticut
  • 2002 – Kentucky
  • 2001 – Kentucky
  • 2000 – Pittsburgh
  • 1999 – Ohio
  • 1998 – Washington
  • 1997 – Ohio
  • 1996 – Maryland, Ohio State & San Antonio
 

Highest Overall Market Share at a Recruited Chapter

  • 2017 – Nebraska & Oklahoma
  • 2016 – Nebraska & Oklahoma
  • 2015 – Nebraska & Oklahoma
  • 2014 – Oklahoma
  • 2013 – Nebraska
  • 2012 – Nebraska
  • 2011 – Louisville
  • 2010 – Louisville
  • 2009 – Louisville
  • 2008 – Louisville
  • 2007 – Louisville
  • 2006 – Louisville
  • 2004 – Colorado
  • 2003 – Colorado & Minnesota
  • 2002 – Colorado, Marquette & South Carolina
  • 2001 – Colorado & Marquette
  • 2000 – Oklahoma
  • 1999 – Oklahoma
 

Implementation of Automatic Billing

  • 2017 – Touro
  • 2016 – Pennsylvania
  • 2015 – Pittsburgh
  • 2014 – Roseman
  • 2013 – North Carolina
  • 2012 – Western
  • 2011 – Missouri
  • 2009 – Marquette
  • 2008 – Los Angeles
  • 2007 – Arizona
  • 2006 – New York
  • 2004 – Maryland
  • 2003 – Virginia
  • 2000 – Creighton
  • 1999 – New York
  • 1998 – Boston & Case Western
 

Best Presentation

 

Most Creative Application

  • 2017 – Ohio State
 

Predental Recruitment Incentive (discontinued)

  • 2016 
    • 1st: Ohio (95)
    • 2nd: Los Angeles (88)
    • 3rd: Florida (67)
  • 2015 
    • 1st: Los Angeles (114)
    • 2nd: North Carolina (94)
    • 3rd: Rutgers (60)
  • 2014 
    • 1st: North Carolina
    • 2nd: Los Angeles
    • 3rd: Ohio
  • 2013 
    • 1st: Ohio
    • 2nd: Los Angeles
    • 3rd (tie): Illinois and Oklahoma
 

ASDA/Crest Oral-B Community Dentistry Awards (discontinued)

  • 2016 
    • 1st: Midwestern-Arizona
    • 2nd: Houston
    • 3rd: Arizona
  • 2015 
    • 1st: LECOM
    • 2nd: Arizona
    • 3rd: Midwestern-Arizona
  • 2014 
    • 1st: Midwestern-Arizona
    • 2nd: Arizona
    • 3rd: Marquette
  • 2013 
    • 1st: Arizona
    • 2nd: Los Angeles
    • 3rd: Boston
 

Organized Dentistry (discontinued)

  • 2014 – Minnesota 
  • 2013 – Ohio 
  • 2012 – Illinois 
  • 2011 – Pittsburgh 
  • 2010 – Minnesota 
  • 2009 – Illinois 
  • 2008 – Buffalo
  • 2007 – Pittsburgh
  • 2006 – Colorado
  • 2005 – Pacific
  • 2004 – Minnesota
  • 2003 – Minnesota
  • 2002 – Oregon
  • 2001 – Oregon
  • 2000 – Michigan & Minnesota
  • 1999 – Connecticut
  • 1998 – Kentucky & Louisville
  • 1997 – Minnesota
  • 1996 – Minnesota, Marquette & Maryland
 

Delegates of the Year

National

  • 2017 – Diana Liao, WesternU '18
  • 2016 – Andrew Naeger, Texas-Houston '17
  • 2015 – Jeremy Chau, Los Angeles '16
  • 2014 – Jenna Weldon-Pascoli, LECOM '16
  • 2013 – Brandon Berman, Howard '13
  • 2012 – Erina Hung, Las Vegas '13
  • 2011 – Nipa Thakkar, Temple '12
  • 2010 – Dan Hammer, Pacific '11
  • 2009 – Lindsay Brown, Oregon '10
 

District 1

  • 2017 – Leigh Yarborough, Harvard ’18
  • 2016 – Cristina Kendall, Tufts ’17
  • 2015 – Neil Patel, Tufts '15
  • 2014 – Danielle Fernandez, Boston '14
  • 2013 – Christina Shaw, Connecticut '14
  • 2012 – Erica Knee, Connecticut ’13
  • 2011 – Laura Huling, Connecticut '12
  • 2010 – William Stuart McKenzie, Tufts '10
  • 2009 – Megan Ryan, Boston '10
 

District 2

  • 2017 – Falon Rozhitsky, Rutgers ’18
  • 2016 – Stella Stavrou, Stony Brook ’17
  • 2015 – Chelsea Rajagopalan, Rutgers '17
  • 2014 – Jenn Lonnen, Stony Brook '15
  • 2013 – Keren Etzion, Stony Brook '14
  • 2012 – Lauren Jain, Stony Brook ’13
  • 2011 – Catherine Adamson, Buffalo '12
  • 2010 – Ryan Woody, New York '11
  • 2009 – Helen Weirich, Buffalo '10
 

District 3

  • 2017 – Justin Le, Temple ’19
  • 2016 – Alex Mitchell, Temple ’18
  • 2015 – Kristin D'Adamo, Pennsylvania '15
  • 2014 – Mike Saba, Temple '14
  • 2013 – Brandon Berman, Howard '13
  • 2012 – Christopher Maguire-Adams, Temple ’13
  • 2011 – Nipa Thakkar, Temple '12
  • 2010 – James Martin, Pittsburgh '11
  • 2009 – Melissa Pauli, Pennsylvania '10
 

District 4

  • 2017 – Emily Martin, South Carolina ’18
  • 2016 – Eric Anderson, Georgia ’17
  • 2015 – Keaton Mash, East Carolina '16
  • 2014 – Matthew Corbin, North Carolina '15
  • 2013 – Leslie Treherne-Fayton, Meharry '14
  • 2012 – Andrew Benfield, Georgia ’13
  • 2011 – Anna Schultz, Georgia '12
  • 2010 – William Temple, South Carolina '11
  • 2009 – Aisha Woods, Meharry '10
 

District 5

  • 2017 – Mechay Rush, Alabama ’18
  • 2016 – Brenna Croft, Louisiana ’16
  • 2015 – Ramzy Lotfi, Florida '16
  • 2014 – Jenna Weldon-Pascoli, LECOM '16
  • 2013 – Ross Isbell, Alabama '14
  • 2012 – Catherine Hamlin, Alabama ’13
  • 2011 – Anna Rose Snyder, Mississippi '12
  • 2010 – Roenikya Phillips, Mississippi '11
  • 2009 – Vaniely Rodriguez, Puerto Rico '11
 

District 6

  • 2017 – James Zimmerman, Ohio State ’18
  • 2016 – Madelyn Stumpos, Michigan ’17
  • 2015 – Catherine Kim, Case Western '16
  • 2014 – Graham Greenland, Detroit Mercy '15
  • 2013 – Andrew Hansen, Ohio '14
  • 2012 – Michael Pappas, Ohio ’14
  • 2011 – Trent Lally, Detroit Mercy '12
  • 2010 – Jerek Petrous, Detroit Mercy '11
  • 2009 – Yeremi Canizales, West Virginia '11
 

District 7

  • 2017 – Hunter Hazle, Kentucky ’17
  • 2016 – Sarah Fodor, Marquette ’18
  • 2015 – Erin Fraundorf, Louisville '16
  • 2014 – James Kolstad, Marquette '15
  • 2013 – Jennifer Neese, Indiana '14
  • 2012 – Becky Warnken, Marquette ’13
  • 2011 – Ken Randall, Kentucky '12
  • 2010 – Kaori Ema, Illinois '11
  • 2009 – Ryan Dulde, Marquette '11
 

District 8

  • 2017 – Allison Forbes, Minnesota ’18
  • 2016 – Shaun O'Neill, Iowa ’17
  • 2015 – Christine Lucachick, Minnesota '16
  • 2014 – Stephanie Zastrow, Minnesota '15
  • 2013 – Kirby Johnson, Minnesota '14
  • 2012 – Kelly Huston, Iowa ’12
  • 2011 – Matt Anderson, Creighton '12
  • 2010 – Tim Anderson, Minnesota '11
  • 2009 – Chase Pruitt, Nebraska '10
 

District 9

  • 2017 – Daniel Yates, Texas-San Antonio ’18
  • 2016 – Andrew Naeger, Texas-Houston ’17
  • 2015 – Kyle Larsen, Colorado '17
  • 2014 – Katie Sowa, Houston '15
  • 2013 – Wade Barker, Baylor '13
  • 2012 – Jennifer Headrick, Oklahoma ’13
  • 2011 – Sarah Norman, San Antonio '12
  • 2010 – Adam Shisler, Houston '12
  • 2009 – Layla Chafi, Oklahoma '11
 

District 10

  • 2017 – Vanessa Kristensen, Arizona ’18
  • 2016 – Mohammad Bawany, Roseman ’17
  • 2015 – Amber Clark, Utah '17
  • 2014 – Khealynn Harris, Roseman '15
  • 2013 – Erin Anderson, Las Vegas '14
  • 2012 – Erina Hung, Las Vegas ’13
  • 2011 – Jenna Painter, Arizona '14
  • 2010 – Carmen Tsang, Las Vegas '11
  • 2009 – Lindsay Brown, Oregon '10
 

District 11

  • 2017 – Diana Liao, WesternU '18
  • 2016 – James Fedusenko, Loma Linda ’16
  • 2015 – Jeremy Chau, Los Angeles '16
  • 2014 – David Lindsey, Los Angeles '15
  • 2013 – Chris Dudzik, Western '13
  • 2012 – Jonathan Collins, San Francisco ’13
  • 2011 – Ian Murray, Western '13
  • 2010 – Dan Hammer, Pacific '11
  • 2009 – David Avenetti UCLA '10
 

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