The Diastema is a quarterly publication produced by the UCLA School of Dentistry's chapter of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA). ASDA is a national student-run organization that protects and advances the rights, interests, and welfare of dental students. The Diastema serves as a platform for sharing valuable information, insights, and updates within the dental community. It features articles written by dental students and professionals, covering a wide range of topics related to dentistry, oral health, and student life.
Leeway Space is a publication produced by ASDA @ UCLA specifically geared towards pre-dental students. It aims to provide guidance, resources, and inspiration to individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in dentistry. Leeway Space offers valuable insights into the dental school application process, tips for preparing for the Dental Admission Test (DAT), interviews with current dental students, and articles that highlight the experiences and journeys of pre-dental students. It serves as a platform for pre-dental students to connect, learn, and grow as they embark on their path towards dental school.