Check out the list of health and science-oriented student organizations on NYU’s Campus!
National Student Organizations
- Association of Native American Medical Students (ANAMS)
The Association of Native American Medical Students is a student organization representing Native American graduate health professions students throughout the US and Canada. ANAMS is comprised of Native American students enrolled in medical school or in the allied health professions of Dentistry, Veterinary, Optometry, Podiatry, and Pharmacy. Presently, the membership consists of approximately 100 students.
- Asian Pacific American Medical Students Association
The Asian Pacific American Medical Students Association is national organization of Asian Pacific American medical students, representing over 14,000 East and South Asian medical students in over 70 medical schools in the US.
- Latino Medical Student Association
The Latino Medical Student Assocation is a network of students, alumni, and health professionals who promote the development of Latino students through educational, volunteer, and professional networking opportunities.
- National Network of Latin American Medical Students
The National Network of Latin American Medical Students is a network of students, alumni, and health professionals whose mission is to promote the development of Latino students.
- Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science
The Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science is a 35 year old organization developed for to encourage Native American and Chicano/Latino students to pursue graduate education and obtain the advanced degrees necessary for science research, leadership, and teaching careers.
- Student National Medical Association
The Student National Medical Association is the oldest and largest student organization focused on the needs and concerns of medical students of color. SNMA is dedicated both to ensuring culturally sensitive medical education and services, as well as increasing the number of African-American, Latino, and other students of color entering and completing medical school.