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

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

To read the PDF format of the Fall 2014 edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association (JSNMA) in its entirety, please click on the following link: Click here for the Fall 2014 JSNMA edition

Worst Habits For Your Mental Health

On November 9, 2014, Carey Rossi of ABC News reported that we tend to make simple day to day choices that negatively affect our mood. In the report, Rossi reveals “12 ways you’re sabotaging your good moods, and what you can do to turn it around.” To learn more, click here.

Avoid Medical School Pitfalls as a First-Year Student

On September 4, 2014, Delece Smith-Barrow of U.S. News reported tips for first year medical school students on work-life balance and how to deal with the intensities of medical school . To learn more, click here.

To Encourage Preventative Care, Movie Tickets Trump a Clean Bill of Health

On July 6, 2014, Julia Haskins of Healthline News reported that in a study published in American Journal of Managed Care, researchers found that participants were more likely to engage in healthy habits if instant gratification was satisfied. To learn more, click here.

Integrative Medicine Breaks Into Convention

On July 6, 2014, Kate Solomon, Founder and CEO of Babo Botanicals, shared her personal experience in transitioning from an Alternative Medicine skeptic to a true believer and advocate of integrative medicine being the “wave of the future.” To learn more, click here.

Living With Cancer: ‘The Fault in Our Stars’

On June 12, 2014, The New York Times published an article by Susan Gubar about the summer hit ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ and how the film touches upon living with cancer as an adolescent.  To learn more, click here.

First Lady Pledges to Fight for Lunch Standards

On June 12, 2014, Associated Press author Darlene Superville reported that First Lady Michelle Obama declared to fight for healthier school lunch standards as part of her initiative against childhood obesity. To learn more, click here.      

MAPS Minutes Spring 2014 Edition has been published!!!

MAPS Minutes Spring 2014 Edition has been published!!!

Click here to find the MAPS Minutes “Spring Edition” April 2014 Issue   Dear MAPS Family, It is hard to believe that the academic year has come to a close in the 50th administration of the Student National Medical Association with the theme, “50 Years, One Mission Diversifying the Face of Medicine.” The MAPS & […]

2013-2014 LMSA/SNMA Residency Guide!!!

2013-2014 LMSA/SNMA Residency Guide!!!

Dear LMSA and SNMA, Since 2007, the LMSA has produced an incredibly informative residency guide and distributed it to its members at the LMSA national conference. This guide has evolved throughout the years but has always maintained the goal of furthering the success of all medical school students with particular focus on the challenges Latino […]

Winter 2013-14 JSNMA is here!!! -  Humanism in Medicine edition

Winter 2013-14 JSNMA is here!!! – Humanism in Medicine edition

Season’s Greetings and Happy New Year! There is much to celebrate and reflect on for this season: being thankful, being generous, celebrating family traditions, and embracing the new year. This season is also an opportunity to reflect on what it means to have humanism in medicine. William Osler stated: “Let us know what kinds of people have a […]