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Welcome to the TCOM Chapter of the Student National Medical Association!

If you're interested in addressing the needs of underserved communities and diversifying the face of medicine... Join Us! Membership is open to all UNTHSC students.   

 

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Description

Student National Medical Association (SNMA) is committed to supporting current and future underrepresented minority medical students, addressing the needs of underserved communities, and increasing the number of clinically excellent, culturally competent and socially conscious physicians. Membership includes more than 8,000 medical students, pre-medical students, residents and physicians. Established in 1964 by medical students from Howard University College of Medicine and Meharry Medical College, SNMA boasts 50 years of service to underserved communities and medical students. SNMA is dedicated both to ensuring that medical education and services are culturally sensitive to the needs of diverse populations and to increasing the number of African-American, Latino, and other students of color entering and completing medical school.

Category

General

Group Email

If your group has a UNTHSC listserv, please list the address. Otherwise, please list N/A.

N/A

Selection Process

If your organization has selective membership, please describe the selection process.

Members who have paid dues will be accepted as OrgSync members.

Frequency of Elections

Yearly, Semesterly, Officers Appointed, etc.

yearly

Timeframe for Elections

What Month/Time of Year do Elections Occur?

March-April

Number of Active Members

30

President Name

Giovanny Destin

Vice President's Name

Stelin George

Treasurer's Name

Gabriel Cecenas Salas

Secretary's Name

Jamie Lee Aldakkour

Additional Contact Name

Please provide the name of any additional officers (e.g., Co-President, TPTA Rep, Honor Code Representative Alternate).

Elijah Hor - External Relations

Additional Contact Name

Please provide the name of any additional officers (e.g., Co-President, TPTA Rep, Honor Code Representative Alternate).

Benecia Williams- MAPS Liason to the West

Advisor Name

Linda Cunningham, MD

Advisor School Title

Associate Professor Medical Education