Welcome to the Latino Medical Student Association!

We are a medical student-driven non-profit organization dedicated to improving healthcare for Latino communities and mentoring future physicians in the Midwest and the rest of the US.


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Our Region

The chapters that form LMSA Midwest

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URGENT: Update Your Membership Profile Today!

LMSA has moved to a new member management platform, Join It! As a result,you will need to set up your new membership profile ASAP.
Please follow these steps to do so:

  1. Visit the Join It login page.
  2. Click the "Forgot Password?" link.
  3. Type in the email address associated with your membership.
  4. Use the password reset link sent to your email to set a password and access your profile.
  5. Once logged in, click on the Edit Membership Info button.
  6. Complete the form fields and hit Update Member Information.

This process will need to be completed before registering for this year's LMSA conferences. Please email  if you encounter any issues with this process. Thank you!

MS4 Visiting Clerkship Opportunities

Rising MS4s, make sure to check out the Resources and Opportunities Page for information about several visiting clerkships offered at schools across the nation. Clerkships are available in a variety of specialties and many are sponsored by the respective schools' diversity offices. Apply soon before spots fill up!

Want Your Chapter to Be Featured?

We want to display your LMSA chapter's activities and events to both recognize the amazing events going on in the Midwest Region, and to share these ideas with other chapters. Activities will be featured here on the LMSA MW website homepage, as well as on our Activities Page. Share what your chapter has been up to by sending photos with captions and/or event descriptions to webmaster.midwest@lmsa.net. We can't wait to see all our chapters' amazing work.


LMSA Midwest Announcements!

Away elective scholarship – The University of Utah, Moran Eye Center

The University of Utah, Moran Eye Center, is awarding a number of $500 scholarships to visiting URiM medical students taking an ophthalmology elective in our center. Interested students can refer to this website for more information Interested students should visit the following website for more information: https://medicine.utah.edu/ophthalmology/education/courses/7600.php. Further inquiries can be directed to Chandler Thompson via email:  .

Away rotation scholarship – The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery would like to announce that they are offering three away rotation scholarships for any under-represented minority medical student in the amount of $1500 each for this coming year to help support student’s cost for travel, lodging, and any other need. These students should be in their 4th year with plans to applying to ENT and interested in rotating with our top ranked department. The application will be asking for a letter of interest, CV and one letter of recommendation for any interested applicant.
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