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The Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA), LMSA Southeast, and our host the Miami-Dade College are proud to announce the LMSA’s 13th Annual National Conference in conjunction with the 10th Annual Southeast Regional Conference. This conference will take place on April 13-15, 2018 in Miami, Florida.

4/13/2018 to 4/15/2018
When: 04/13/2018
8:00 am
Where: Miami Dade College
300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, Florida  33132
United States
Contact: Diana Otoya

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13th Annual LMSA National Conference and the 

10th Annual Southeast Regional Conference 


The Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA), LMSA Southeast, and our host, the Miami-Dade College are proud to announce 13th Annual National Conference in conjunction with the 10th Annual Southeast Regional Conference. This conference will take place on April 13th-15th, 2018 in Miami, Florida at the Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus. We cordially invite you and your organization to take part in facilitating the growth of LMSA by becoming a sponsor at our annual National Conference. Your generous support goes a long way in funding scholarships, travel stipends and many other provisions to promote student productivity. Your partnership will assist our members to continue their endeavors in achieving excellence in leadership, service, community outreach, and meaningful dialogue.


 Purpose of the Conference

 The purpose of the conference is to bring together high school students, premedical students, medical students, graduating physicians, residents, practicing physicians, and all other health professionals interested in healthcare for and by Latinos and other underserved groups in their communities. The conference will include a series of workshops on the healthcare needs of the Latino community, student leadership training, clinical skills, medical school and residency application panels, networking, recruiting, and healthcare policy. We are expecting 400-500 attendees.


Conference Information:

First, we would like to thank our two Diamond Sponsors this year. First, Kaiser Permanente, a long-time sponsor of the LMSA, is again tremendously supporting our association. Keep a look out for their residency booths and be sure to meet their representatives as they are always approachable and interested in helping us nurture our young careers. Second, Miami Dade College, our conference host, has been exceptionally generous to the LMSA and we cannot thank them enough.

Hotels: We have discounted rates the following hotels. You may call and ask for the Latino Medical Student Association Rate or use one of the following links:

Holiday Inn Port Of Miami-Downtown, 877-424-2449

InterContinental Hotels : Miami 1-800-327-3005

National Executive Board Elections: We encourage our young leaders to submit applications for positions on our National Executive Board and Committees. Please download and follow the instructions on the Application. This is a tremendous way to build your C.V. and leadership experience. Applications are due April 7th, 2018.

Poster Session: Poster sessions will take place on Saturday April 14th during our exhibitor fair. Posters should be no more than 4’ x 3’ (L x W). Submit your abstract here by March 15th, 2018. The first 30 posters accepted will receive free conference registration.

8 for 8 Showcase: The LMSA is proud to announce our first ever 8 for 8 seminar. We will be selecting 8 student or resident teams to give a TED-Style talk at our LMSA National Conference in an opening plenary workshop. We want to showcase the work you do including: outreach initiatives, community service events, organizational successes, political endeavors, scientific inquiry, medical education. Submit your application here by Monday, March 5th.

Community Service Event: In an effort to help our brothers and sisters in Puerto Rico, are taking donations online or in the form of medical textbooks which will be collected at National Conference Registration and sent to the Island.

Advisor Training: We are having our second annual LMSA Advisor Training session taking place from 12:00PM to 6:00PM on Friday, April 13. Please find more information here. Space is very limited. 

Thank you Diamond Sponsors:

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