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Your Voice Matters

The ISMS Medical Student Section (MSS) advocates and provides representation for medical and osteopathic member students from throughout Illinois within the Illinois State Medical Society and the American Medical Association (AMA).

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A program to help you form mentor-mentee relationships with member physicians, medical students, residents, and fellows throughout Illinois.
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Make a Difference

ISMS helps medical students BE HEARD by giving you the same ability to submit ideas and vote on policy proposals that physician members have. ISMS is influential and effective in the Illinois General Assembly, other areas of state government, in the courts, and with private payers and other entities – and all this advocacy is driven by input from members like you.

By engaging with ISMS, not only can you change state and national healthcare policy, but you can shape the course of your own career as a physician by helping make Illinois a better place to live and practice medicine.

Your Community

The ISMS Medical Student Section is a thriving and diverse group. Active MSS members form lasting connections with their colleagues from around Illinois, as well as around the country. MSS meetings are open to all MSS members.

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Have any Questions?

For information about current and upcoming leadership opportunities, please contact MSS staff via email at MSS@isms.org.

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