AMSA Medical Students
When you join AMSA, you become part of a vital force of future physicians who believe that health professionals and patients are partners in the management and maintenance of health, and that access to high-quality health care is a right and not a privilege. At AMSA, activism is a way of life. Student idealism is transformed into meaningful public service, innovation and institutional change.
What can you do as a medical student member?
At the local level, AMSA chapters serve as unifying groups and resources for students interested in medical education and practice, participation in the local community, and enhancement of their medical school experience. At the national level, medical student members participate in:
AMSA provides a great variety of membership benefits and opportunities to all its members. The major benefit of AMSA membership is your inherent (and hopefully active) contribution to our collective voice and to the improvement of worldwide medical education and patient care.
Chapter Officer Resources
All you need to know to run a successful AMSA chapter at your school.
Take our Medical School Survey
Provide input about your medical school to inquiring premedical students.
On the Wards Community on Inspiration Exchange
AMSA's community offers unique opportunities and experiences for
those moving through clinical rotations and heading toward residency.
Clinical training can be isolating, challenging and exciting. Itʼs also a
time to hone your professional development skills. As you approach
USMLE STEP 2, COMLEX the Match and career options (e.g. dual-degree
programs, fellowships) the decision-making process can be challenging,
so we invite you to connect with AMSA so that youʼll stay inspired. Also available, watch our On the Wards video series.