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American Association of Women in Dentistry (AAWD)

 

 
Welcome to the University of Michigan School of Dentistry chapter of the American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD UMSoD). Founded in 1921, the mission of the American Association of Women Dentists is to be the recognized resource for connecting and enriching the lives of women dentists. Our group includes pre-doctoral students, post-doctoral residents, and faculty members who engage in educational, extracurricular, and enrichment activities to develop the networks of support, mentorship, and friendship with other female dental students and professionals.

While striving to embody the University of Michigan motto of being the leaders and the best in our field of study, we also uphold the following core mission of the national AAWD: "The mission of the AAWD is to be the recognized resource for connecting and enriching the lives of women dentists.
AAWD is guided by the following core values:

We are PRISMATIC
Passion
Respect
Integrity
Service
Mentoring
Advancement
Teamwork
Inclusiveness
Collegiality.

Who can join/how to join: All dental students are welcome to join. Contact AAWD executive board officers.
 

For more information, please contact Katya Frimenko at katyaf@umich.edu

 

updated 9/28/15