The Academic Affair committee hosts monthly webinars for medical students and premedical students on topics designed to both improve their academic performance and expose them to various specialties within the medical field. Past workshops have included discussions MD vs DO as career options and the steps needed to be taken to successfully enter each. Upcoming webinars aim to highlight the fields of Psychiatry/Mental Health, Emergency Medicine, Anesthesia, etc. Please stay tuned for dates and times.
Announcements & Resources
Committee Conference calls: TBA
What can you expect from the Student Interest Groups this year?
This year we plan to have a webinar event for the following specialties:
Look for advertisement regarding upcoming dates so that you can learn about various specialties and talk to residents currently in the field.
To learn more about a specialty that is not mentioned above, please Email us at
Put your knowledge to the test with this free database of questions and videos:
Membership Benefits Campaign 2015-2016
Combank- 15% discount on USMLE Weapon question bank and COMLEX level 1 and level 2 CE question banks of various time frames.
Becker Professional Education- 10% discount for the COMLEX and USMLE Live only and retreat programs, Live/online program and Integrated case products
Comquest- 10% discount on COMLEX level 1 and COMPLEX 2-CE question banks.
Kaplan-10% discount off of the retail price of online study programs, on-site review courses, and question banks
OfficeMax- Discount on office suppplies, printing/copying services, and other products purchased in-stores with discount card and online
MedMaster- 30% discount on online book purchases in bulk through the SNMA chapter or headquaters
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins- 30% discount and free shipping
Elsevier- 20% discount on online book purchases and free shipping
Scholarships for test preparation courses created by Kaplan, USMLERx, and Becker Professional Education
Please contact our committee for more information regarding these Membership Benefits.
Scholarships and Opportunities
We know scholarships can help bolster your success. Listed below are opportunities for students like you. Please browse through the listed scholarship and fellowship for more details.
• Aetna Foundation
• American Society for Hematology MMSAP
Medical School and Beyond
Want to learn more about various career paths within medicine, explore the links below
We are looking forward to working with YOU this year! Please contact us if you are interested in Serving on the Academic Affairs Committee!!!