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!



Medical students are encouraged to apply to the Western Michigan University Homer
Stryker M.D. School of Medicine Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Elective
Scholarship Program that supports fourth-year medical school experiences. The
program is designed to increase awareness of opportunities for residency training at the
medical school and encourage students from diverse backgrounds to apply to our
residency programs.

Questions about the scholarship program should be sent to Cheryl Dickson, MD, associate
dean for Health Equity and Community Affairs, at Cheryl.Dickson@med.wmich.edu

See: URM Program Description & Application_12.2019

The LMSA Midwest Scholarship application for pre-med and medical students is now open!

Please submit this application and supplemental materials no later than February 2, 2020 11:59PM CST. All application materials must ARRIVE by this date! Scholarship recipients will be notified the first week of March 2020.
If you have questions, contact fundraising.midwest@lmsa.net
Pre med application form: