Organizations & Clubs

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Organizations & Clubs


UMHS has a vibrant body of student-run clubs and organizations that reflect the diversity of our student population. 



SGA: Student Government Association

The Student Government Association is a student-elected organization that acts as the liaison between the school administration and the student body.  The electoral board consists of ten class representatives and five executive board members. Each semester the SGA organizes celebratory student events such as the Welcome Back Party, mid-semester Sunfest Beach Party and the Student Clinician Ceremony. 



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American Medical Student Association (AMSA)

The American Medical Student Association (AMSA) is the oldest and largest independent student-governed organization for physicians-in-training in the U.S.  AMSA is comprised of medical and premedical students, interns, residents, and practicing physicians from across the world. AMSA is committed to representing the concerns of physicians-in-training and improving the lives of medical students.  AMSA’s aspirations are: quality, affordable health care for all; global health equity; enriching medicine through diversity; professional integrity, development and student well-being.  AMSA is a place where you, as a student, can have a voice for the things that matter to you and your future patients. You can be an advocate for the change you believe in. It is the place that helps you remember why it was you wanted to be a physician.  On campus, the UMHS AMSA chapter strives to accomplish AMSA’s goals through different programs including running simulation labs and organizing student-led health fairs for the community. For more information, please visit or



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AMWA: American Medical Women’s Association

The American Medical Women's Association (AMWA) is comprised of physicians, residents, medical students, and health care professionals. They are dedicated to advancing women in medicine and improving women's health.  AMWA empowers women by developing leadership, advocacy, education, expertise, mentoring, and strategic alliances at the local, national, and international level. On campus, UMHS' AMWA chapter aims to achieve these goals with a variety of programs such as bringing in guest speakers and organizing panel events, self- defense classes, simulation labs, interactive clinical case studies, fundraisers for local charities, and events that promote awareness of various women's health issues.  For more information please visit, or



MEMSA : Middle Eastern Medical Student Association


The Middle Eastern Medical Student Association at UMHS is a student organization providing insight into the Middle Eastern culture, while also organizing philanthropic events to give back to the local St. Kitts community. Along with philanthropy, the group plans to hold events promoting Middle Eastern culture through events serving popular Middle Eastern dishes and exploring cultural hobbies.



ASA: African Student Association

The African Students Association (ASA) is a cultural group that is not exclusive to African students.  ASA encourages members of other races and ethnic backgrounds, for the purpose of uniting and promoting awareness of African cultures and health issues in the African community and the world around us. 








UMHS Sports Club


The UMHS Sports Club creates an easy channel for UMHS students to partake in organized sports such as soccer, volleyball, softball, flag football, basketball, and ultimate frisbee, as well as more obscure sports such as scuba diving. Weekends usually consist of Volleyball leagues and Softball games which are friendly and welcome to all skill levels. 




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Religious and Cultural Organizations


Religious and cultural organizations are welcomed at UMHS. Their purpose is to support the diverse spiritual needs of the student body and to promote experiences for cultural growth. 





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