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

2019-2020 Medical Student Council

Medical Student Governing Council
Corey McNeilly Chair

Corey McNeilly

University of Texas Health San Antonio

2020
Hayley Musial Vice Chair     

Hayley Musial

Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

2020
Sam Southgate Editor

Samuel Southgate

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

2020
Ryan Koski-Vacirca Legislative Coordinator

Ryan Koski-Vacirca

Wake Forest University Health Sciences Medical School

2020
Mentorship Coordinator

Erron Fritchman

Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine

2021
Cameron Justice Osteopathic Coordinator

Cameron Justice

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences - COM

2020
Jenna Cacchillo Student Advising Coordinator

Jenna Cacchillo

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences - COM

2020
Benjamin Co Web/Tech Coordinator

Benjamin Co

Western University of Health Sciences - OR Campus

2020
Amanda Amen Midwest Coordinator

Amanda Amen

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

2020
North East Coordinator

Peter Mattson

Brown Medical School

2020
Nico Ramsay South East Coordinator

Nico Ramsay

Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
2020
Shelby Hoebee West Coordinator

Shelby Hoebee

The University of Arizona College of Medicine--Phoenix

2020
ACEP Student Representatives to the AMA-MSS
AMA-MSS Representative

Ashley Tarchione

University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

2020
AMA-MSS Representative

Matthew Christensen

Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago

2021
Regional Representatives
Miles McDonough Pacific

Miles McDonough

University of Washington School of Medicine

2019
Great Plains

Elizabeth Kleiner

Des Moines University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

2020
Rich Dowd Great Lakes

Rich Dowd

Ohio University Heritage
College of Osteopathic Medicine

2021
Northeast 1

Nathan Dreyfus

The Rober Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont

2020
Northeast 2

Katelynn Baska

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

2021
Mid-Atlantic

John 'Alex' Cook

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

2021
Southcentral

Jazmyn Shaw

University of Mississippi Medical Center Medical School

2021
Southwest

Jacob Freudenberger

Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

2021
Southeast 1

Daniel Jourdan

East Carolina University

2020
Southeast 2

Leena Owen

Nova Southeast University

2020
International

Santiago Batista Minaya

St. George’s University School of Medicine

2020