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2016 Predental Week

Join ASDA predental chapters and clubs nationwide in celebrating National Predental Week, Oct. 2-8, 2016! During the week, ASDA will be promoting resources and events for predental members. Predentals that join ASDA during Predental Week will be eligible for prizes and special incentives.

Incentives for ASDA Predental Chapters and Clubs

PDW16 predentalThe predental club or chapter that recruits the most predental members from now until Oct. 8 will earn a “virtual visit” from ASDA, which includes a personalized webinar with ASDA leaders, lunch provided by ASDA and raffle prizes for your members. Predental members must reference your club on the online application to earn credit.

Predental Week Activities

During the week, national ASDA will offer the following activities for predental members:

  • Three webinars 
  • New resources for predentals
  • Events organized at local schools for predental students


So You Think You Know Dentistry?
Monday, Oct. 3, 2016
Watch it now. 

The Do's and Don'ts of the Dental School Interview
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016
Watch the preview now. | Watch full webinar (You must be logged in to view this content.) 

The Path to Becoming a U.S.-Trained Dentist
Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016
Watch it now. 

2016 Fall PDW IG challengeInstagram Contest

Participate in ASDA’s word-a-day Instagram challenge during Predental Week. Post a new photo each day that corresponds to that day’s word. The photo with the most likes on each day will be named a finalist and shared on ASDA’s Instagram. The finalists from the week will then be voted on by the Predental Advisory Committee, and the winner will be announced on Oct. 12. The winner will receive a $50 Amazon gift card.

Challenge words: 

  • Monday: Smile
  • Tuesday: Club
  • Wednesday: Network
  • Thursday: Service
  • Friday: ASDA Fever

Contest rules 

  1. Must be an ASDA member
  2. Instagram account must be public in order to be considered
  3. Contest submission must include the following in the post:  
  4. No repeat finalists

Questions? Email Kerri Richardson, digital content coordinator, at


ASDA offers the following resources that chapters and predental clubs can use to organize events for National Predental Week:

Help promote Predental Week

You’re attending Predental Week 2016 this year – share your excitement on social media with these profile photos. Use these social media icons to let other members know you're attending and encourage them to join you in October.

2015 NLC Facebook Profile Pic PNG   2016 Predental Week Twitter Profile Pic PNG   2016 Predental Week Instagram Promo Pic PNG 
Facebook Profile Image: 160x160       Twitter Profile Image: 400x400      Instagram Promotional Image: 1080x1080


Thank you to our Predental Week 2016 sponsor: 
2016 PDW Sponsor 



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