Big Leaps Forward

by Andrea Kemmerrer

The past few months have been HUGE for the Engineering Smiles team, not only have we purchased our trailer but we secured cabinetry for the trailer as well! After spending the summer reviewing the quote for the trailer frame from Becker Custom Trailers, the Engineering Smiles team has finally purchased the trailer frame! This is…

ASU Foundation

by Andrea Kemmerrer

We were featured by the ASU Foundation! Here is the syndicated article, Engineering Smiles looks to mobilize dental care abroad BY PETE ZRIOKA– MARCH 21, 2016 POSTED IN: OUTREACH, STUDENTS For millions, proper dental care is an unattainable luxury. No access to dentistry can lead to a host of potentially fatal health issues and even affect…

UNICA and IMAHelps Collaboration

by Andrea Kemmerrer

Jeff Crider, the IMAHelps communication director, traveled along with Alvaro Molina, a Nicaraguan attorney and legal counsel for IMAHelps, to Nicaragua. They formalized our plans to base the mobile dental clinic at the university in Nicaragua, UNICA. Crider and Gutierrez met with the University Director, Dr. Francisco Hiram Otero Pravia, and other officials representing the…

Fernando Band of Mission Indians

by Andrea Kemmerrer

The dental clinic will now be serving domestically! The mobile dental clinic designed and built by Engineering Smiles will now serve the Fernando Band of Mission Indians in San Fernando, California!  The Engineering Smiles’ Team Manager Sara Mantlik recently met with the Tribal President Rudy Ortega and the other Tribal leaders to discuss the details!…

Enterprising Women

by Andrea Kemmerrer

  • Posted on February 9, 2016

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We were featured in Enterprising Women magazine! This article first appeared in Vol. 16, No. 4 of Enterprising Women magazine ( and is being reprinted with permission from the publisher. All rights reserved. Arizona State engineering students provide humanitarian dental care When Fionnaula McPeake learned that students from Arizona State University were designing a mobile…

Inscriptions Magazine

by Andrea Kemmerrer

Engineering Smiles was published in Inscriptions magazine. Here is the syndicated article: ASU STUDENTS DESIGN A MOBILE DENTAL CLINIC THE 50-FOOT-LONG, $200,000 MOBILE UNIT WILL BE USED FOR DENTAL STUDENT TRAINING AND OUTREACH SERVICES IN NICARAGUA Engineering and architectural students from Arizona State University designed a mobile dental clinic that will be used for dental…