Benefits for all student members
We are here to support you at every stage of your career, from dental school, through to retirement. We are the leading membership body for dental students in the UK today and over 70% of dental students are BDA members. As your professional body we represent dentists and dental students nationwide. We are on your side.
With over 23,000 members, the majority of UK dentists have chosen to join us. We would like to extend an invite for you to join us too.
We can help get your studies off to a flying start with:
|Student enewsletter and blog|
|Stay in touch with the profession and your peers with our monthly student enewsletter, Launchpad Lite. Plus read essential careers and clinical advice from former dental students in our student blog, Launchpad Live|
|Stay up to date with Launchpad, our dedicated student magazine, sent to you three times a year. Read about dental student issues UK-wide, news and clinical articles, guiding your studies and career choices.|
|BDA Bookclub and Reading List service|
|Save up to 20% on essential textbooks from leading dental publishers with BDA Bookclub. Plus, let us source books from your reading list at preferential rates.|
|50% saving on BDJ Books|
|Excel in your exams with our easy to digest BDJ books, such as such as the Clinical Guide to Oral Medicine and the Clinical Guide to Complete Denture Prosthetics.|
|Ebooks - free to download|
|Why buy textbooks if you can read them online? Our new collection of e-books is available to download, so you have quick and easy access to the dental text books you need.|
|Free entry to British Dental Conference & Exhibition|
|Find out what’s new in dentistry at the annual British Dental Conference and Exhibition, with cutting edge clinical and careers seminars, in London, 27-29 April 2013.|
| Medline search service|
|Let our experts help you make your assignments stand out from the crowd with free Medline searches, provided by the BDA library, the largest dental library in Europe.|
|Specialist subject bundles|
|Improve your knowledge on specialist subject areas with the BDA library bundles, including the most recent clinical articles, BDJ articles and guidelines.|
|Log in to access thousands of member only pages with the latest advice on careers, industry news and student finance advice.|
|High quality loupes|
|Protect your posture and enhance your patient care with Orascoptic loupes at affordable prices.|
|Have your say|
|Make your voice heard at the BDA Student Committee. Shape the debate and influence wider BDA policy, achieving positive change for students.|
|Your career is critical, support and protection is vital. Gain peace of mind with the BDA’s professional trade union support and representation.|
Join today. Download an application form (below) and post, or call our membership team on 020 7563 4550 to join over the phone.
Membership is free for students in years 1-3 and only £5 a month for students in years 4-5. If you are on a four year course, membership is free in years 1-2 and £5 a month in years 3-4.
*Or in years three and four on a four year course.
|Complete and return the application form (click on the image) or call us on 020 7563 4550. Alternatively, email firstname.lastname@example.org leave your details and we'll come back to you.
Return the form to:
FREEPOST WD 574
London W1E 2UZ
|Download the benefits of membership information (left).|