As a dental hygiene student, you are invited to join SADHA, the Student American Dental Hygienists’ Association. Any student enrolled in an accredited dental hygiene program is eligible to join and on graduation, to convert your membership.


There are three dental hygiene schools in the DHACNY component:

  • New York City College of Technology of CUNY
  • Hostos (Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College of CUNY in the Bronx
  • NYU (New York University) in Manhattan

Each dental hygiene school has a SADHA faculty advisor who serves as a liaison between the school and ADHA, DHASNY and DHACNY




To email an advisor, click on email address.

City Tech:
Anna Matthews –

Petal Leu Wai See –

Kellie Kennedy –
Kim Attanasi –


2018 Recipients of the DHACNY Clinical Proficiency Awards, which entitles the graduating students listed to a one-year membership in ADHA (including DHASNY and DHACNY).

Congratulations to:

City Tech – Wendy Rodriguez
Hostos – Adaliz Diaz
NYU – Carlemi Dominguez

Wendy Rodriguez, City Tech, receiving an award from Molly A Walters, RDH  a DHACNY Board Member.

When you receive your transition renewal notice from ADHA, please contact (516-314-2827) and she will have your award activated.