The Central Illinois AGD had the pleasure of welcoming the new DMD Class of 2021 at the breakfast they hosted on August 2, 2017 at Southern Illinois College of Dental Medicine in Alton, IL. Dr. Sue Bishop, ILAGD National Trustee introduced the students to AGD with a presentation entitled, “What can AGD do for me?” Dr. Bishop discussed the importance of lifelong learning and organized dentistry and how the AGD will help the students become more successful in dental school and in their journey towards graduation and starting their dental career. For more information about AGD student member benefits go to AGD.org and ILAGD.org.
Upcoming Events for Students at SIU SDM
IL AGD is honored to be a sponsor of the SIU School of Dental Medicine White Coat Ceremony on Friday, October 6, 2017 @ 6:30PM . Each year, the White Coat Ceremony underscores the unique ethical responsibilities of health care professionals espoused through the Professional Oath. The ceremony also serves to formally welcome the entering class into the profession of dentistry.