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					 AMSA University
School of Medicine
   2010-2011
            Gisela Bryan
 Premedical Regional Director (PRD)
Region 1 (New England and Canada)

     AMSAPRD1.1@gmail.com
          Prd.1@amsa.org
    Gisela.bryan@simmons.edu
         (203) 520 - 5730
                  Strategic Priorities


          -Quality, Affordable Health Care for All

                   -Global Health Equity

          -Enriching Medicine Through Diversity

-Professional Integrity, Development and Student Well-Being



  It takes more than medical school to become
                  a physician…
What can AMSA do on a LOCAL
level?
• Community service projects!

• Lunchtime educational talks

• Local Advocacy

• Lobby Days, Rallies

• Med School Curriculum Reform

• Making your school PharmFree

• Instituting Patient Safety Check Lists
        AMSA Programming


              Take Action

E3: Easy, Exciting Engagement Programs

          Premed Team Intros

         Local Project Directory

Quarterly Reports & Chapter of the Month
Boston Pre-med Chapters

      Boston College
         MCPHS
           MIT
       Northeastern
     Simmons College
                        Simmons College
                          •Bowling Outing – Friday, October 1st

                              •Joslin Annual Halloween Party
                                 •Saturday October 30th/1-3PM

                     •Cornelia Lindenau – Thursday, November 11th
                         •Pre-med Study Abroad Program in the UK

                        •2nd Annual Lyrics for Life/World AIDS Day
                                        •Nov. 29/7-10PM

                         •Cultural Skills and Sensitivity Program

•Spring:
      •Music Heals the Soul
      •Health Professionals Night
      •Personal Statement Workshop with Dr. Owen
Conferences, Conferences, Conferences!
AMSA
Conferences: 4
great locations!
• Las Vegas, NV: Oct 1-3


• Nashville, TN: Oct. 15-17


• Providence, RI: Oct. 29-31


• Chicago, IL: Nov. 12-14
National
Convention:
Celebrating 61
years
March 10-13,
2011
Washington, DC
Our Newest Gadget:
The Inspiration Exchange!
An EXCLUSIVE community
available to AMSA members

Communicate, Collaborate, and
Connect with your AMSA
community - Around the World!

You can share articles, offer
opinions, upload projects

Your place, Your Voice, Your
chance to connect

       InEx Link
And if that wasn’t enough…
AMSA is…
           YOU.
     How can YOU join?

 www.amsa.org/welcomemeds
www.amsa.org/welcomepremeds
It takes more than medical
school to make a
physician