ASDA - Buffalo Chapter

Welcome to the official Facebook group for our Buffalo ASDA Chapter. Stay updated with current events and school meetings by joining our group! Feel free to add events, photos, updates and news to share with our members!

The Buffalo Chapter is a proud member of District II composed of the dental schools at Columbia, New Jersey, NYU and Stony Brook. For more information on the structure of ASDA please visit the national site

The ASDA Mission Statement:
"The American Student Dental Association is a national student-run organization that protects and advances the rights, interests and welfare of dental students. It introduces students to lifelong involvement in organized dentistry and provides services, information, education, representation and advocacy."

The ASDA Future:
"ASDA has grown into a strong, well-respected and influential organization. Today more than 86 percent of all dental students join the association. ASDA also offers membership to predental students and continues to work to assist students interested in entering dental school by providing them with valuable information and resources. As the exciting future of dentistry continues to unfold, ASDA works to meet the changing needs of dental students and address issues of importance to the dental profession and the public. ASDA will continue to provide its members the support and services they need to meet the future with confidence."

Our ASDA Leadership:

President/first delegate: Arielle Faden
Immediate Past President: Anne Adamson
President-elect/2nd delegate: Jordan Telin
Secretary: Alyssa Levy
Treasurer: Zach Rifkin
Treasurer-elect: Shannon Hassin
Legislative Liaison: James Wanamaker
Legislative Liaison-elect: Tyler Maxwell
Fundraising Chair: Stephen Fabiano
Fundraising Chair-elect: Nolan Bodah
Editor-in-Chief: Kim Fluger
Co-editor: Molly Briggs
Social Chair: Erin Sweeny
Historian: Andrew Le
Pre-dental Liaison: Sana Changezi
Web Site Administrator: Kevin Kurtzner
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Steven Abel

Thank you to all the above officers, as well as the unlisted officers of previous years who work and have worked so hard to help develop our Buffalo ASDA Chapter into what it is today. Exciting things in store for the coming year!

Link to the ASDA Code of Ethics: