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S tudent N ational M edical A ssociation UCCOM. Objectives. Meet the 2011-2012 Executive Board SNMA- History and Significance UCCOM SNMA- Goals and Objectives for 2011-2012 Upcoming Events and Projects. SNMA Executive Board. Ali Azad Co-President. Danisa Clarrett Co-President.

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S tudent n ational m edical a ssociation uccom

Student National Medical AssociationUCCOM


Objectives

Objectives

  • Meet the 2011-2012 Executive Board

  • SNMA- History and Significance

  • UCCOM SNMA- Goals and Objectives for 2011-2012

  • Upcoming Events and Projects


Snma executive board

SNMA Executive Board

Ali Azad

Co-President

DanisaClarrett Co-President

Avanté Roberts Vice President

Sheila Boateng Treasurer

Stacey Williamson Secretary

Nancy Fru

Social Chair

SindhuRavipati

Historian

Sam Kim

Webmaster

Sung Kim

MAPS Chair

Sam Mukasa

MAPS Chair


Endzone tutoring

EndZone Tutoring

Meet your chairs:

Andrew Rogers

David Calderhead

VaiManickam


Snma is

SNMA is…

  • committed to supporting current and future underrepresented minority medical students and increasing the number of clinically excellent, culturally competent and socially conscious physicians.

  • dedicated to reducing morbidity and mortality in under-served communities

    These communities may currently constitute

    the minority of the overall population but

    make up the majority of individuals struggling

    to maintain good health


Snma is not

SNMA is not…

  • a “black club”

  • only for minorities

  • exclusive

  • a social club


S tudent n ational m edical a ssociation uccom

We want to make sure that our physicians are more likely to:

These patients have the same condition, but their treatment may be different

  • Work in medically underserved areas

  • Address issues of minority health in practice and research

  • Provide language and culturally competent care

  • Play a key role in ending racial disparities in healthcare


And we know how to have fun

AND… we know how to have fun!


Uccom snma goals objectives

UCCOM SNMA Goals & Objectives

  • Increase service to local, national, and global community

  • Collaborate with other student organizations

  • Continue recruitment and retention of underrepresented minority students

  • Raise funds


Endzone club tutoring

EndZone Club Tutoring

  • Tutoring for middle school and high school children in Cincinnati

  • Tutoring Sessions held once a week at UCCOM starting in SEPTEMBER

  • Mr. Foster is the coordinator for the tutoring sessions


Other community service

Other community Service!

  • Habitat for Humanity

  • 6th Annual Cincinnati Walks for Kids on Saturday, October 15th (10am-1pm)

  • Christmas Toy Drive


S tudent n ational m edical a ssociation uccom

Class of 2015…We Need YOU!

New exec board position:

Community Service Representative

Please e-mail [email protected] you’re interested.


What we did last year

What we did last year!

  • Awareness posters / red ribbons

  • Condom – grams

  • Documentary at lunch

  • Infectious Disease doctors – Dinner Talk

  • Lunch Talk with adolescent AIDS doctor

  • Lunch discussion on mental health and HIV

  • HIV/AIDS tribute @ IvaDean Benefit Concert


Black minority history month

Black/Minority History Month

  • Our way of honoring underrepresented minorities who have made a significant contribution to medicine & society

  • February 2012

    • Informational Display

    • Movie Night

    • Happy Hour

    • Community Service

    • Cultural Potluck

    • Banquet

UCCOM’s own Dr. Charles Collins along with our 2011 keynote speaker Dr. Denise Davis and her husband Dr. Keevin Davis at the Black History Month Banquet


S tudent n ational m edical a ssociation uccom

UCCOM SNMA Date Auction

  • This is still a work in progress

  • Tentatively schedule sometime in April


Minority professional network

Minority Professional Network

  • Maintain contacts with Diversity/Minority student groups in other professional colleges on campus

    • Nursing

    • Law

    • Pharmacy

    • Social Work

    • Engineering

  • Community Professionals

  • Attend Meetings

  • Social Events

  • Community Events


Recruitment

Recruitment

  • We attend recruitment fairs around the country along with the Dean of Diversity and Community Affairs, Dr. Charles Collins

  • Encourage and counsel aspiring medical students


Minority association for premedical students maps

Minority Association for Premedical Students (MAPS)

  • Undergraduate version of SNMA

  • MAPS chapters are located at over 150 undergraduate institutions across the country

  • UC-SNMA oversees the MAPS chapters at UC, Xavier University and Miami University (OH)


Let s make snma better this year

LET’S MAKE SNMA BETTER THIS YEAR!!!

We need new ideas AND more people!

We Need You!


Benefits of local membership

Benefits of Local Membership

  • Scholarships

  • Academic Resources

  • Leadership

  • Community Service

  • Networking

AND….


Benefits of national membership

Benefits of National Membership

  • Fee: $100 for 4 years www.snma.org membership

  • Attend National Conference in ATLANTA!!!!!!!!

  • Scholarships

  • DISCOUNTS! Kaplan, car rentals, hotels, etc.

  • Automatic membership with Global Health Council (BOGO)

  • International Medical Missions

  • Subscription to Journal of Student National Medical Association


Regional leadership institute and picnic

Regional Leadership Institute and Picnic

September 3rd:

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine inLansing, MI

Picnic / Social Event

WHY?

Great way to meet other students from different medical schools!


Come out this friday

Come out this Friday!!!

  • 6pm: Cactus Pear

  • get to know more of your classmates as well as 2nd, 3rd and 4th years!

  • Eat yummy MEXICAN food and drink delicious margaritas

  • 9pm: Pre-party at Stetson

  • 11pm: Out to Mynt Martini downtown!

  • 3am and beyond: probably Skyline@ Ludlow & Clifton

  • TALK TO ANY SNMA MEMBER ABOUT COMING! WE CAN ALL GO AS A GROUP


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