course15AGD: Your Foundation for Success

Whether your goal is to create a foundation for lifelong learning, make professional connections or learn more about managing student debt, AGD has the resources you need to be successful in dental school and beyond.

Your commitment to your education shows how serious you are about your career. AGD membership brings you one step closer to securing your future success.

From continuing education and advocacy, to practice management and member connections, your opportunities to grow in your field before you even leave school are countless. Your membership also includes discounts on products and services, as well as free subscriptions to our newsmagazine, AGD Impact, and our peer-reviewed clinical journal, General Dentistry.

Have questions about AGD student membership and the CE you can earn? Visit our FAQ page.



Professional Liability Insurance

Dentist's Advantage

Dentist’s Advantage offers individual professional liability insurance for dentists and their practices, with coverage limit options, claims management services and a dedicated claims consultant.

If you are a dental student and would like to learn more about the Dentist’s Advantage program, please click here

*The cost of coverage is assumed by the AGD. Policy coverage is effective May 1, 2019, through April 30, 2020, for qualified applicants who enroll by April 30, 2019; for those who sign up after this date, coverage applies from the enrollment date through April 30, 2020. Qualified applicants must graduate from an accredited U.S. or Canadian dental school or complete an accredited U.S. or Canadian general dentistry residency program between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2019; be entering their first year of licensed dental practice in the U.S.; be an active AGD member at the time of enrollment; and maintain active AGD membership through Dec. 31, 2019.

**Maximum credit is 60 percent, except for AGD New Graduate Professional Liability Insurance Coverage.

Dentist’s Advantage is a division of Affinity Insurance Services, Inc.; (TX 13695); (AR244489); in CA & MN, AIS Affinity Insurance Agency, Inc. (CA0795465); in OK, AIS Affinity Insurance Services, Inc.; in CA, Aon Affinity Insurance Services, Inc., (CA 0G94493), Aon Direct Insurance Administrators and Berkely Insurance Agency; and in NY, AIS Affinity Insurance Agency.

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Offer Information

As a qualified AGD member who is graduating from dental school or will be completing an accredited general dentistry residency program in 2019, you can secure AGD New Graduate Professional Liability Insurance Coverage to receive up to 12 months of coverage at no cost to you.*

AGD members also can receive 10 percent premium credits on their professional liability insurance coverage. If you are an AGD Fellow or Master, you can receive premium credits of 15 and 20 percent, respectively.**