Each year, 25 students from across the country are selected to serve on EMRA's Medical Student Council (MSC).

This is a phenomenal opportunity to become more involved in the field of Emergency Medicine, network with students and faculty from coast to coast, and develop resources to assist fellow students navigate medical school and the residency application process.

Our Goals and Objectives

Goals

  • Educate medical students about the specialty of emergency medicine and its importance in the medical field
  • Provide information to those students interested in emergency medicine regarding career options and emergency medicine training programs
  • Increase the quality and the quantity of medical school education on emergency medicine topics and clinical skills
  • Develop a peer network for medical students aspiring to careers in emergency medicine and allow them the opportunity to assume leadership roles in organized emergency medicine
  • Provide EMRA, ACEP, CORD, and SAEM with a resource for dissemination of materials and information to medical students
  • Encourage and recognize medical student research projects
  • Recognize clinical excellence in emergency medicine at the medical student level

Objectives

  • Plan the annual Medical Student Forum and Residency Fair
  • Increase contact with medical schools
  • Increase medical student awareness/involvement in emergency medicine
  • Provide information that will appear on the medical student pages of the EMRA web site

2021-2022 Medical Student Council

 

Medical Student Governing Council
Chiamara Anokwute Image Chair

Chiamara Anokwute

Indiana University School of Medicine

2022
David Wilson Vice Chair     

David Wilson

Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University

2022
Luke Wohlford Editor

Luke Wohlford

University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

2022
Shashank Somasundaram Legislative Coordinator

Shashank Somasundaram

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

2023
Hannah Seyller Mentorship Coordinator

Hannah Seyller

University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine

2022
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Grace Bunemann

Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine

2023
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Sierra Williams

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

2022
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John Dickens

University of Louisville School of Medicine

2022
Sahar Rammaha Midwest Coordinator

Sahar Rammaha

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

2023
Alexa Van Besien North East Coordinator

Lexi Van Besien

University of Maryland School of Medicine

2022
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Molly Sturlis

Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine

2022
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Tyler Rigdon 

California University of Science and Medicine

2022
ACEP Student Representatives to the AMA-MSS
Alysa Edwards AMA-MSS Representative

Alysa Edwards

University of Colorado School of Medicine

2022
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Spencer Bayless

University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

2023
Regional Representatives
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Nicole Ovregaard

Oregon Health & Science University Medical School

2023
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Danielle Andrews

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Medicine

2022
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Collin Brooks

Wayne State University School of Medicine

2023
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Michelle Abrokwa

New York Medical College

2022
Alexander Gallaer Northeast 2

Alexander Gallaer

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

2022
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Jessica André

Howard University College of Medicine

2023
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Kelsey Morgan

University of Mississippi Medical School

2023
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Bianca Shepherdson

Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine

2022
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Justine Mckittrick

Duke University School of Medicine

2022
Kevin Bennett Southeast 2

Kevin Bennett

Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

2023
Matthew Carvey International

Matthew Carvey

St. George’s University

2022