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TAMSA American Medical Student Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
AMSA
Purpose:
AMSA is a national organization created by students for students. Its purpose is to build relationships between medical students across the nation as well as within each chapter and to promote awareness of issues affecting medicine and medical students. Each year, AMSA promotes a national initiative focused on an aspect of community service. Our goals as a local chapter include membership recruitment, participation in regional and national conventions, the national initiative, as well as local community service projects. We also seek to promote interaction within classes, betweenclasses, and within the premedical chapter at Texas A&M.
Membership Dues:
National: $75 for four years
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
Health Professions Education Building

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Rachel Hohlt
Public Contact E-mail Address:
RKHohlt@medicine.tamhsc.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
436-0245

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://medicine.tamhsc.edu/student-affairs/organizations/amer-stu-assoc.html

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
Other
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
100-300
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be contingent on membership in another organization (i.e. Corps of Cadets, etc.)
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Never
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Never
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never