Programs & Events

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Annual Events


Fall Conference

November 14, 2015
New York, New York
Hosted by The Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons

November 21, 2015
Chicago, Illinois
Hosted by the University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Medicine

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Annual Convention

March 31 – April 3, 2016
Washington, D.C.

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Institutes


  • Intensive experiences, 2-5 days in length, with both didactic and experiential learning components
  • Combines student-led and field expert-led sessions
  • Includes in-depth coverage of a specific subject supplemented with training in project planning, implementation & dissemination
  • Open to premedical, medical, resident and allied health members (unless otherwise noted)

Program Registration Deadline
September 19-20, 2015
Primary Care Interprofessional Leadership Institute
 September 9, 2015
October 15-18, 2015
SeaCouver Study Tour
September 23, 2015

 

HEART Elective


  • One month long residential experience at a California retreat center
  • The first-ever student-run accredited medical school program, providing academic credit that is transferable to most medical schools
  • Participants include allopathic, osteopathic & naturopathic students
  • Rigorous academics, “hands-on” learning, and life-changing experiences
  • Open to medical students only
Program Registration Deadline
March 22 – April 22, 2016
Humanistic Elective in Activism, Reflective Transformation, and Integrative Medicine (HEART-IM)
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LEAPS into IM


  • The program will focus on Integrative Medicine education, leadership skills, and developing IM projects to implement at their own home schools.
  • Once accepted into the program, students are eligible to apply for a $200 grant to fund their projects.
  • The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health and the AMSA Foundation are seeking MD/DO students, and for the first time ever in 2015, students from non-MD/DO healing professions with a strong interest in integrative medicine (IM) combined with the desire for leadership roles in IM
Program Registration Deadline
2016 Dates Coming Soon
Leadership & Education Program for Students
in Integrative Medicine

 

Scholars Programs


  • Year-long distance learning courses structured around readings, response papers and conference call discussions led by field experts
  • Themes for the course change annually
  • Participants are partnered with mentors to facilitate continued learning
  • Open to medical and premedical students
  • All programs run from the Fall through the Spring.
Program Registration Deadline
Cultural Sensitivity Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Global Health Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Health Equity Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Integrative Medicine Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Medical Humanities Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Patient Safety Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Public Health Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Premedical Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Health Care For All Scholars Program September 28, 2015
AIDS Advocacy Network Scholars Program September 28, 2015
Just Medicine Scholars Program September 28, 2015

 

Leadership Courses


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  • Year-long distance learning courses structured around readings, response papers and conference call discussions led by field experts
  • Participants are partnered with mentors to facilitate continued learning
  • Open to medical and premedical students
  • All programs run from the Fall through the Spring.
Program Application Deadline
Sexual Health Leadership Course September 14, 2015
Advocacy Leadership Course September 14, 2015