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Diversity Research

Goals: Serve as the research assessment committee to further the work efforts of the SNMA in addressing the need for increased support for and investment in underrepresented minority premedical students, medical students and future physicians. In particular this committee is dedicated to increasing the amount of research specifically reflecting the experiences and concerns of minority medical students, while contributing important data with which to strengthen arguments supporting the need to achieve racial parity in the physician workforce. Additionally, this committee works cooperatively with the Physician-Researcher Initiative Fellow and is charged with the oversight of two of SNMA 's longstanding research programs:

Upcoming Opportunities Within SNMA:

FINAL CALL FOR ABSTRACTS!

DEADLINE JANUARY 18 11:59PM EST

JANUARY NATIONAL LEADERSHIP INSITUTE RESEARCH FORUM:
Come to New Orleans for SNMA's 2018 January NLI and present your research in our Research Forum! Prizes will be awarded. The research forum will provide you the opportunity to receive valuable feedback on your work and to network with URM medical students and physicians.

Interested in serving as a judge:
http://bit.ly/NLIjudge
Interested in presenting:
http://bit.ly/W9cRlO

David Satcher, MD, PhD Research Fellowship:
Deadline: February 16, 2018 11:59pm EST

History:
Created in conjunction with the Student National Medical Association's 2005 Obesity Walkathon: Saving Our Communities One Step at a Time!, the SNMA David E. Satcher, M.D., Ph.D. Research Fellowship aims to provide members of the SNMA with opportunities to explore racial and ethnic health disparities through research.

For eligibility requirements and more information please read the application thoroughly.

Apply here: http://bit.ly/2E3MfIT

Call for Abstracts for the Dr. Wilbert C. Jordan Research Forum
Deadline: March 1, 2018 11:59pm EST

Submit your abstract here: http://bit.ly/WCJFABS

Committee Leadership

Abner Murray

Alyssa Gerth
Diversity Research Co-Chair
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Natalie Ramsey
Diversity Research Co-Chair
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