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Dental Students & Faculty

Dental Students


The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) values the importance of strong, cohesive working relationships between the Academy and the dental schools. The Academy offers educational opportunities to dental schools, dental students, dental school faculty, and young professionals around the globe.

Here are some of the ways AACD works with students and faculty:

Special, Deeply Discounted Membership Rate
AACD knows you're on a tight budget, so dental students can join AACD and receive most benefits of membership for only $60 a year. And full-time dental faculty (non-practicing dentists) can become AACD members for only $135 annually. Join today.
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AACD APEX Student Scholarship to AACD's Annual Scientific Session
Valued at more than $1,600, this scholarship sends select students to AACD's renown Annual Scientific Session to learn from the cosmetic dental world's finest educators. Learn More.
Attend the Annual Scientific Session on AACD
We value dental student passion and energy, so if you would like to volunteer your time to help with conference tasks like badge scanning, act as room monitor, or other duties, AACD will waive tuition to the annual conference. E-mail your interest in volunteering.
AACD University Outreach Program
Volunteer lecturers and successful practitioners visit dental students at select campuses to speak on responsible esthetic dentistry, the importance of 
continuing education, the career options beyond graduation, and explain the value of Accreditation in AACD. Learn More.
AACD Student Study Clubs
AACD-sponsored Study Clubs are also available. Find one near you OR start one near you.
AACD Resources for Dental Students & Faculty
AACD has gathered some of its most requested free downloadable references and resources and put them into a single location for easy access. Click here.