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The Summer Edition of the 2014 Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

To read the PDF format of this edition which is on Global Health, please click on the following link: Click here for the Summer 2014 JSNMA edition.

The Spring Edition of the 2014 Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

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MAPS Minutes Spring 2014 Edition has been published!!!

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2013-2014 LMSA/SNMA Residency Guide!!!

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I AM THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE – Chelsea Friedman, Bachelors of Arts in Psychology at Florida International University.

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