Certified By The American Student Dental Association
Stony Brook's Foremost Resource For Pre-Dental Students
Welcome to the Pre-Dental Society!
We're looking forward to planning many events for the upcoming semester, so be sure to come to our meetings!
A must join if you're interested in or want to pursue the dental field.
Come get involved in pre-dental activities and enhance your experience for dental school, including mentoring by dental students, research opportunities, and DAT prep!
Every Thursday 7pm-8pm
Location: Harriman Hall 116
Hello and welcome to the
Stony Brook University Pre-Dental
UPCOMING GENERAL BODY MEETINGS (Thursdays 7pm)
Discover Dental School INFO Session
w/ Dr. Seiver
October 17, 2019
This week, we will be welcoming Dr. Jeffrey Seiver as he presents the Discover Dental School: Summer Scholars' Program. We will be providing free pizza - this is a night you don't want to miss!!!! This program is a unique week-long hands-on opportunity offered to pre-dental students where they can work in the pre-clinical laboratory of Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine under the guidance of faculty and current dental students. Participants will be able to make typodont impressions and pour them into stone, use high speed dental handpiece and other instruments to prepare cavity restorations, mill a CAD CAM porcelain restoration with E4D, and a lot more!
Dental School Q&A
w/ Patricia Berry
October 24, 2019
We are very excited to announce that we will be having Ms. Patricia Berry, the director of admissions at Stony Brook's School of Dental Medicine, as a guest speaker this Thursday at 7PM! This will be a great opportunity to have your admissions-specific questions answered first-hand by someone who knows the process best. This is a meeting you definitely do not want to miss, so come with any questions you may have!
On October 10, we will be hosting a Mock Interview at the Dental School and will be conducted by the Dental students. This is a great way to receive tips about the interview process and practice your interview skills. This is a casual/low stress session and no formal clothing is required. We encourage all students to come, regardless of year. There are only 30 spots so sign up ASAP!!!
UPCOMING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Current Issue in Dentistry
Create a 2-3 minute powerpoint presentation--submitted by Tuesday night--to be presented during GBM. 1-2 presenters can present per week . You can receive 1 hour of community service.
Need community service hours? Write a dental-related article and email us a copy. After an article has been approved, it will be published on this website! This will count as 1 hour of community service.
Please feel free to reach out to Kaitlyn if you have any questions!
Her cell is (516)-468-4781 and her email is email@example.com.
w/ Dental Students
October 25, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
We will be having the opportunity to visit the Cadaver Lab on Friday, October 25th at TBD in HSC Level 2 (if anyone needs help finding the HSC, please do not hesitate to ask). This will be a great opportunity to learn about the human body and organ functions from D1 students at the Dental School. Note that the cadavers are preserved in formaldehyde, so be sure to wear clothes that you don't mind smelling.
Scheduling and 4 Year Plan
November 7, 2019
We will be going over class schedules and the 4 year plan! We will be going over what pre-requisites you need as a Pre-Dental student, when you should take certain classes, and how to graduate on time. After the meeting, we will be holding a scheduling session for anyone who would like some guidance with registering for classes next semester. This will be especially helpful to freshmen, sophomores, and those recently joining the pre-dental track!
Volunteering at the Dental School and the Committee Letter
November 21, 2019
Interested in shadowing a dentist or specialist at the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine? We will show you what it is about and how to sign up! Also come learn about an important aspect of one's dental application: the committee letter. Learn what the letter is and the process of receiving one!
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