Organizing Principles

Our Mission: The Latino Medical Student Association unites and empowers medical students through service, mentorship and education to advocate for the health of the Latino community.

Our vision: To unify Medical Students to promote Latino health.

Part of our objectives include:

  • To unify all Latino medical students into one organization
  • To provide a voice for underrepresented medical students
  • To actively promote recruitment and retention of Latino students at all levels
  • To educate medical students on Latino health issues
  • To advocate for the rights of Latinos in health care
  • To provide leadership opportunities for Latinos
  • To promote volunteerism in the Latino community

Our Core Values: