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Student-Led Programs

Honduras

The Christian Dental Association University of Michigan Chapter leads a mission trip to Roatan, Honduras. Together, dental students and dentists provide dental care to hundreds of patients.

Wolverine Bites student blog posts on Honduras

For more information, please see theUMSoD Christian Dental Association webpage.

Adults and children patiently waiting to receive care.  Some patients traveled tens of miles and waited several hours to be seen.
Adults and children patiently waiting to receive care. Some patients traveled tens of miles and waited several hours to be seen.

The American and Hondurian volunteers posing for a picture
The American and Hondurian volunteers posing for a picture

Jamaica

Every year, students travel to Jamaica in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.  Students and faculty donate dental care to underserved communities in the vicinity of Runaway Bay, Jamaica.

Wolverine Bites student blog posts on Jamaica

For more information, please see UMSoD Student National Dental Association webpage.

Dental students are greeted by children from the Salt Marsh Primary School in Jamaica before they begin their dental services.
Dental students are greeted by children from the Salt Marsh Primary School in Jamaica before they begin their dental services. 

Students and faculty providing free dental care.
Students and faculty providing free dental care.