WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Registration is now open for the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Dental Student Virtual Fair taking place online on February 22, 2014. This live online event, which is free for current dental students, residents and fellows, will include information on residencies, advanced dental education opportunities and resources for the new dentist. The fair is one of three free annual resource fairs hosted by ADEA for current and incoming dental students.
“The ADEA Dental Student Virtual Fair is a convenient, innovative forum where dental students, residents and fellows nationwide can come together to network while exploring their career options”
“The ADEA Dental Student Virtual Fair is a convenient, innovative forum where dental students, residents and fellows nationwide can come together to network while exploring their career options,” says ADEA President and CEO Richard W. Valachovic, D.M.D., M.P.H. “The virtual fair is one of many resources that ADEA provides to help them understand their options as they begin their careers in dentistry.”
The online one-day recruitment and networking event brings together more than 3,000 students from the United States and Canada. Students attending the virtual fair can visit booths where they can chat with representatives from dental associations and from the ADEA Postdoctoral Application Support Service (ADEA PASS). Attendees will also be able to connect with each other through networking forums and view presentations on contemporary issues in dentistry.
Students who register by January 20, 2014, and attend the live fair on February 22 will be entered in a drawing for one of many prizes, including a 2014 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition student registration ($180 value), an ADEA prize pack ($100 value) or a first ADEA PASS designation in the 2015 or 2016 cycle ($150 value).
A preview day will take place on Friday, February 21, 2014, for registered attendees to visit the site in advance of the live event. Visit the ADEA Dental Student Virtual Fair website for more information and to register.
About the American Dental Education Association
The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) is the voice of dental education. Its members include all U.S. and Canadian dental schools and many allied and postdoctoral dental education programs, corporations, faculty and students. The mission of ADEA is to lead individuals and institutions of the dental education community to address contemporary issues influencing education, research and the delivery of oral health care for the health of the public. ADEA’s activities encompass a wide range of research, advocacy, faculty development, meetings and communications, like the esteemed Journal of Dental Education, as well as the dental school admissions services ADEA AADSAS, PASS, DHCAS and CAAPID. For more information about ADEA, please visit www.adea.org.