Student / Early Career Resources

Dental students taking notes in a lecture hall.

Student/Early Career Resources

You’re focused on requirements, exams and clinics – we are focused on you. Take advantage of resources, relevant info, and fun networking events.

New Dentist Now 

New Dentist Now features resources for new dentists and dental students as well as news and insight on the dental profession and beyond.


ODA Mentor Program

The ODA Mentor Program allows students to develop relationships with dentists that are excited to engage with students on topics such as career paths, practice ownership, treatment planning, patient and team management, work life balance, and much more. It allows ODA member dentists to give back to the dental profession by providing guidance and personal experience to the next generation of dentists.

ODA Mentor Program