Go Dental! Discover Dentistry Virtual Event

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021
Time: 6:00–9:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Venue: Online

Are you currently researching careers? There are many great options out there and dentistry is one of the best. Attend the Go Dental! Discover Dentistry Virtual Event on Oct. 5 to find out more!

Our free virtual experience allows you to explore the benefits of choosing a career as a dental professional.

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This event is geared toward high school and early college students and features on-demand content and live presentations from recent dental school graduates, current dental students and practitioners.

Join us Oct. 5 to learn more and discover if dentistry is the right career path for you. Register today!


Note: All times are Eastern Time.

6:30 p.m.Welcome Video and Explore Dental School Booths
7:00 p.m.Live Session: Choose Dentistry

Dentistry is more than clean teeth and nice smiles. It is a profession that offers practitioners the joy of positively transforming a patient’s life by restoring oral health, a myriad of career options in addition to general dentistry, creativity and respect, a work–life balance and more.

This panel presentation dives into the details that make dentistry an appealing career option. Hear from a faculty member, current dental students and a dental school admissions officer as they discuss their view of dentistry as a career and why choosing dentistry can positively impact both future practitioners and their communities.

8:00 p.m.Live Session: Top Five Reasons We Chose Dentistry

Growing up, Tyler Brown, D.M.D., and Tyrell Fridie, D.M.D., thought they would never become dentists. Fortunately, they made their dreams a reality! The journey was long, and the decision to pursue dentistry wasn’t easy, but after weighing passions and career options, they determined that dentistry was the best fit. Tune in for this exciting presentation if you are interested in dentistry but are not sure if the profession is right for you.

During this engaging live session, Drs. Brown and Fridie discuss the top five reasons they chose dentistry and explain how it’s been the best career decision they could have made! 

9:00 p.m.What’s Next?

You don’t want to miss this final session! Now that you’ve heard from experts about the dental profession, it’s time to start your journey to learn more.

In this session, dental practitioners share how they are making a positive impact in their communities, ADEA staff provide action items to stay on track while exploring dentistry, and you’ll find out how to get a personalized certification of completion and an invitation to attend exclusive events in the future.

Wrap up the evening by leaving words of encouragement for younger students exploring dentistry.