University of Maryland School of Dentistry Hispanic Student Dental Association Named National Student Chapter of the Year

WASHINGTON, D.C. October 9, 2013– The University of Maryland School of Dentistry Hispanic Student Dental Association Chapter was named the Hispanic Dental Association’s (HDA) 2013 National Student Chapter of the Year at the Hispanic Dental Association’s recent 2013 Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts. This award recognizes a chapter for outstanding efforts to provide service, education, advocacy and leadership in Hispanic oral health.

Selected by a committee consisting of HDA National Office staff members and invited jurors, the chapter stood out among 34 affiliate dental student chapters across the nation. This award was based on their level of engagement and participation with national efforts, their membership size, the commitment of their faculty advisor, and the frequency and variety of community outreach events.

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