ADA members and student members who have volunteered internationally to improve the oral and overall health of individuals are eligible to receive a token of thanks from the Association.
Applications are due July 1 for the 2019 Certificate for International Volunteer Service.
Criteria for applying for and receiving the certificate include:
- Current ADA membership. The U.S.-based member can be active, life, student or retired.
- Minimum of 14 days of international volunteer service within a 24-month period. This work should be sponsored by a dental school or recognized nonprofit organization.
- Membership in good standing.
A letter or email from the organization verifying service dates is required.