Did you know that there are 64 dental schools in the US? There are over 20,000 students at these schools, and many of them are wondering what the benefits are of joining a dental hygiene association. In the USA, the leading dental association is the ADA, or American Dental Association, which has more than 150,000 members, and many more associations exist at the state level. What are several benefits you will likely receive for being a member of dental hygiene associations?
1. For students who are members of a dental association, they can often take part in study help and lesson discounts for professional licensing exams, such as the National Dental Hygiene Board Exam.
2. Dental hygiene associations encourage professional development. Since the point of associations is to promote better oral care, Continue reading