UMSOD Students Featured in ADA News Becoming a Dentist Series
Class of 2021 students Benjamin Horn, LaShonda Shepherd, and Dan Yang are the subjects of a series of articles being published in ADA News, the American Dental Association's publication. The ADA is a Chicago-based dental professional association with more than 155,000 members.
The articles, written by Jennifer Garvin, Washington D.C. editor for ADA News, will follow these students through all four years of dental school and illuminate readers about the dental school experience.
You can access each part of the series to date, in chronological order, through the links below.
Horn, Shepherd, and Yang learn how to administer anesthesia for the first time on live patients - which include their fellow classmates. Read more.
Ben, Dan, LaShonda are among those providers to receive shots. Read more.