Pre-Health Clubs

American Medical Students Association (AMSA)

Our mission is to help students prepare for medical school by fostering a community of like-minded pre-medical students. As the largest pre-medical organization at UM, AMSA provides members with the opportunity to shadow physicians, volunteer in community outreach events, network with current medical students, connect with research openings, and attend general body meetings with pertinent guest speakers from various medical schools.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/umiamiamsa

Email Address: miamiamsa@gmail.com

 

 

Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED)

AED is an international pre-health honor society founded at the University of Alabama in 1926. AED fosters a sense of altruism in our members through participation in volunteer work as well as knowledge of issues relevant to healthcare. As the dominant and most respected pre-health organization at the University of Miami, Alpha Epsilon Delta- Florida Gamma Chapter strives to serve every member of the student body interested in a healthcare profession and enrich their undergraduate experience. We welcome a variety of academic backgrounds (medical, pharmacy, physical therapy, optometry, dentistry, physician assistant, chiropractic, veterinarian, nursing and public health). Alpha Epsilon Delta Florida Gamma Chapter is an organization that highly values its diverse and dedicated members. For this reason, each year’s e-board strives to fulfill the club’s general objectives, along with its own specific goals.

Website: http://www.umaed.org

Email Address: univmiamiaed@gmail.com

 

 

Minority Association of Pre-Health Students

The Minority Association for Pre-Health Students club is an undergraduate organization the represents the interests of underrepresented minority pre-health students.  The goal of this organization is to provide support, encouragement, and opportunities for students in the health field in order to hold future positions in the healthcare field.  Although the name says minority, all are invited and encouraged to join.  We offer general body meetings, fundraising events, and plenty of volunteer opportunities.

Website:  http://mapsum.webs.com/

Email Address: maps.miami@gmail.com

 

 

Medicine Education & Development for Low-Income Families Everywhere (MEDLIFE)

Our mission is to help families achieve greater freedom from the constraints of poverty, empowering them to live healthier lives. Our patients did not choose to be poor, but they have chosen to strive toward a better life; MEDLIFE stands beside them in this pursuit. We aim to achieve this goal through partnering with motivated individuals in poor communities working to improve their access to MEDs: Medicine, Education and Community Development. MEDLIFE believes access to quality healthcare is a basic human right. To this end, we commit our time, resources, knowledge and hope to bring Medicine, Education and Development to Low-Income Families Everywhere. Any student can be a member of MEDLIFE and go on a brigade to one of our many sites throughout South America. 

Website: http://www.medlifeweb.org

Email Address: umiamimedlife@gmail.com

 

Minority Women in Medicine Description: Minority Women in Medicine (MWM) 

Minority Women in Medicine is a pre-health organization at the University of Miami working to bring a helping hand to those in need.  The organization brings to light student issues about being a pre-health/pre-med major and tries to facilitate the process. As its’ name presents, the organization’s foremost effort is to aid Minority Women to fulfill there Medical Careers. But, we do not stop there. Men and Women, alike, are welcome to join us at our meetings to learn about the ins and outs of understanding pre-health/ pre-med requirements, meeting and getting to know the pre-med advisors, and having the opportunity to volunteer and learn about the medical field hands on. This organization seeks to provide a forum of support and encouragement in an effort to turn pre-med dreams into medical professional realities.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/MinorityWomenInMedicine

Email Address: umiami.mwm@gmail.com

 

Phi Delta Epsilon International Medical Fraternity (PhiDE)

Phi Delta Epsilon International Medical Fraternity creates physicians of integrity with a lifelong commitment to our guiding principles of philanthropy, deity, and education through fellowship, service, mentoring, and formal training in leadership, science, and ethics

Website: https://www.umphide.org

Email Address: umphide@gmail.com

 

American Society of Pre-Dental Students

The purpose of the American Society of Pre-Dental Students is to encourage excellence in pre-dental scholarship, educate and familiarize interested students with the dental profession, help prepare pre-dental students for entrance into dental schools, and promote dental health in the community.

Website: http://www6.miami.edu/studorgs/predentalclub/

Email Address: umpredental@gmail.com

 

 

Optom-Eyes Pre-Optometry Club

Optom-Eyes is intended to be an organized group of pre-optometry students. It will provide to its member's information on the growing field of optometry and the benefits of choosing it as a career such as job security, flexibility, and variety of specialties. 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1510655799230504/?fref=nf

Instagram: @umiami_optomeyes

 

 

 

Pre-Veterinary Society

The Pre-Veterinary Society of the University of Miami is dedicated to supporting and assisting students who wish to pursue a career in veterinary medicine. We strive to provide students with information about the application process for entrance into veterinary schools as well as general knowledge of the field. Through volunteering with animal care-oriented organizations, we also aim to provide students with the opportunity to gain both the small and large animal experience necessary for entrance into veterinary schools. Our organization seeks to increase awareness of the importance of animal care in our society and therefore encourages anyone interested in the overall well-being of animals to join.

Website: http://clubs.miami.edu/org/preveterinarysociety55326

Email Address: umprevets@gmail.com