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LANAMA Welcome Wagon
For interviewees interested in enjoying a special LANAMA welcome before and after their interview, please get in touch with us to arrange free housing with a LANAMA student before your interview. We will also do our best to arrange an airport pick-up and pre/post-interview dinner with advance notice. It's a great way to cut costs and get the inside story on student life realities on our medical campus. Check back soon for contact information.

Medical Student Groups

National Network of Latin American Medical Students (NNLAMS)
NNLAMS is the national umbrella group for all Latino medical student organizations. For more information, please visit

Association of Native American Medical Students (ANAMS)
Founded in 1975, the Association of Native American Medical Students is a student organization representing Native American graduate health professions stuents throughout the US and Canada. For more invormation, please visit

Student National Medical Association (SNMA)
Although historically a group composed primarily of African American membership, all students of color are welcomed. SNMA is the nations oldest and largest organization focused on the needs and concerns of medical students of color. For more information, please visit

Physician Groups

National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA)
The NHMA was organized in 1994 to address the interests and concerns of licensed physicians and full-time Hispanic medical faculty dedicated to teaching medical and health services research. For more information, please visit

Association of American Indian Physicians (AAIP)
AAIP's mission is to pursue excellence in Native American health care by promoting education in the medical disciplines, honoring traditional healing practices and restoring the balance of mind, body, and spirit. For more information, please visit