The official page for "Old AMSA Types"
The AMSA OAT's are a dedicated group of physicians who are "Old AMSA Types." In other words, people who believe in providing quality, affordable healthcare to all, global health equity, enriching medicine through diversity, and the development of professional integrity and well-bring throughout the physician community. Whether you were a local AMSA member during medical school, a former national leader, or a supporter of AMSA now that you are a professional, join us in supporting an organization that has given so much to our development as physicians!
Mission: The American Medical Student Association is committed to improving health care and healthcare delivery to all people; promoting active improvement in medical education; involving its members in the social, moral and ethical obligations of the profession of medicine; assisting in the improvement and understanding of world health problems; contributing to the welfare of medical students, premedical students, interns, residents and post-MD/DO trainees; and advancing the profession of medicine.
[07/16/12] AMSA OATS we're planning an alumni reception at the 2013 AMSA Convention in March in Washington DC! Please save the date March 15, 2013. More details to come. =)
AMSA is so proud of the work of Drs. Matt Stull, John Brockman, Elizabeth Wiley & Robbert Duvivier. Please consider offering your thoughts here.
jama.jamanetwork.com Author Affiliations: Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, the Netherlands (Mr Duvivier); Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio (Dr Stull); and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio (Mr B...
AMSA OATS - hoping you will share this exciting news with your networks!
FREE AMSA membership is available to medical students enrolled in or on leave of absence from any LCME or AOA accredited or provisionally accredited North American allopathic or osteopathic training program. In addition, AMSA has partnered with Lippincott Medical Education to offer some fantastic products for med students no matter where you are in your training. Already a member, please share with your med school colleagues. http://www.amsa.org/WelcomeMeds/
amsa.org FREE membership is available to medical students enrolled in or on leave of absence from any LCME or AOA accredited or provisionally accredited North American allopathic or osteopathic training program. Membership is active for the full length of medical school or combined medical school program...
[05/03/12] AMSA OATS, your presence is felt throughout the new AMSA office. Thank you for your inspired leadership and legacy you left and can continue to lead. Please do come and visit us, we'd love to welcome you. Feel free to share this with all our OATS friends. =)
Future medical students may focus their studies on very different areas with coming changes to the MCAT!
nytimes.com Can the MCAT identify that ethereal mix of scientist, humanist and spiritualist that makes a good doctor?
Are you smarter when you're wearing your white coat?
nytimes.com What we wear can affect not only what people think of us, but also the way our brains work, a study involving a doctor’s coat shows.
President Obama encouraging us to support Planned Parenthood..."Women are not an interest group. They are mothers, daughters, sisters, and wives. They are half of this country."
youtube.com President Obama knows how important women's health is, and he respects the right of every woman to make her own medical decisions. Watch the video to see his...
Recent guideline changes by the CDC for treatment of HIV+ patients: Every infected individual should get antiretrovirals!
aidsinfo.nih.gov Revisions to the October 14, 2011, version of the guidelines include both new sections and key updates to existing sections. The additions and updates, which are highlighted throughout the guidelines, are summarized below.
An excellent primer on what's going on with the Supreme Court and the ACA...
kaiserhealthnews.org For starters, it's big enough for the justices to schedule six hours of arguments -- more time than given to any case since 1966. After all, the Affordable Care Act is arguably the most consequential domestic legislation since the creation of Medicare in 1965.
[03/28/12] Welcome OAT's both young & old...
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