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Recent Graduate Committee Nominations Now Open
ADA NSW is currently seeking recent graduates (2011 or later) who wish to nominate as members of the Recent Graduates Committee (RGC). The goal of the RGC is to assist new graduates and undergraduates in their transition to, and understanding of, professional life.

RGC members are responsible for organising opportunities for continuing education, networking and providing recommendations to ADA NSW Board on matters of interest to recent graduates.

Nominations close Friday, 30 March 2018. Please refer to the nomination form for further information.


The Brush Up: Latest Podcasts
Make sure you take advantage of The Brush Up: ADA NSW's podcast series aimed at new dental professionals. Stream or download the latest on early career advice, pathways, making connections within the industry and expanding your professional knowledge.  

Periodontology: Recent Grads Committee Chair Dr Rohan Krishnan chats with Specialist Periodontist and ASP NSW President Dr Joseph Lee on the training pathways to becoming a Specialist Periodontist.

Specialisation: Head of Communications Kate Miranda speaks with President Dr Neil Peppitt about what recent graduates need to consider when wanting to undertake advanced training as a path to specialisation.

Defence Force: Board Member Dr Catherine-Anne Walsh interviews Captain Sharon Lau and Flight Lieutenant Jennifer Feng about the opportunities and challenges for recent grads in both the Army and Air Force from their experience as dentists in the Australian Defence Force.

Oral Surgery: Dr Catherine-Anne Walsh makes another podcast appearance to speak with Oral Surgeon Dr Angus Kingon about his career as a specialist, the mentors and colleagues that influenced his career path and the dedication required to succeed. STREAM / DOWNLOAD

Royal Flying Doctor Service: Kate Miranda appears again to talk to recent graduate Dr Minh-Thu Cao Xuan about the rewarding career move of relocating to Broken Hill to work as an RFDS dentist.