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Pre-Med AMSA
General Body Meeting
February 8th, 2016
Meeting Minutes
1. Welcome
2. Division Announcements
3. General Announcements
4. Special Guest – Dr. Van Elswyk
Keeping up with PAMSA
Instagram: @Usfpreamsa
Twitter: @Usfpamsa
Facebook: /usfpamsa
Website: usfpamsa.org
Bookmark the website and follow atleast one of the social
media links to always know what events are coming up next!
Why become a member?
Lasts for 5 years and recognized nationally
Opportunities in Mentorship program, Physician Shadowing workshops, & more
New shirt every semester!
How to become a member:
Print out an application located on usfpamsa.org
Bring payment of $100 to office hours or following the meeting
Check us out at Bull Market on Wednesdays!
Membership Points? Check out the rubric on our website!
Aisha Remy
Gustavo Gryzinski
Bake Sales
Charity Bake Sale tomorrow in front of the library, from 8:30 to 10:30 am. Come
get your donut on!
Share Your Spare
Great job everyone! Mary has found a kidney donor. She is currently in the processes
of finalizing her surgery date.
Celiac Disease 5K Run
Support of Celiac Disease Foundation’s mission to drive early diagnosis and treatment
of Celiac disease through advocacy, education and advancing research to improve the
quality of life for all people with gluten-related disorders.
April 2nd, 2016 on campus
$20 for one runner, $16 each for teams of 3 or more.
You don’t have to run to support this cause!
PAMSA’s Page – http://celiac.kintera.org/tgf/pamsa
Karina’s Page - http://celiac.kintera.org/tgf/namesnina
Community Outreach Weekly Events
Hillsborough County Aging
Services: designed to
enhance the lives of older
adults age 50 and over. , inhome services and helping to
provide a hot meal.
Time: Tuesdays from 10:3012:00pm
Shriners Hospital for
Children: Only four people
are allowed to come with
me each week. During the
hour time frame PAMSA
members will partake in arts
and crafts activities with
the patients, while earning
community service hours.
Time: Every Monday from
10:30 – 11:30
Achintya Patel
Miriah Grace
John Knox Retirement
Conducting different activities
for the senior residents, such
as watching movies and other
Time: Every Monday from 911 am.
Alejandra Mallorga
Community Outreach Weekly Events
Epilepsy Services Foundation: On average, once a
week we will attend a variety of different opportunities
that will enhance our knowledge and awareness
regarding Epilepsy. Several times we will attend
meetings to get an insight on how Non-Profit
organizations operate, while other times we will
interact one-on-one with individuals dealing with
2/6/16 Let's Walk Together For Epilepsy
Committee Meeting (9am)
2/17/16 ESF Executive Committee Meeting
2/24/16 Professional Advisory Board Meeting
2/27/16 Let's Walk Together For Epilepsy
Committee Meeting (9am)
Sierra Reighard
Tutoring at Pizzo Elementary: An
opportunity to work with kids by
reading with them and mentoring
*Background check required for this
Time: Every Wednesday from 3:454:45pm
Abby Parrigan
Community Outreach Monthly Events
 Monthly Events
• February
Bake Sales!
Habitat for Humanity
Date: Every other Wednesday
• March
ESF Walk (March 5th-Seminole & March 26th-USF)
• April
Relay for Life April 16th 3pm-8am
Sign up for Relay at www.usfpamsa.org
Time: 8:30am-11:00am in front of the
This is an event you can volunteer at!
Contact any Community Outreach director
to sign up.
International Workshop
Suture clinic Success!
Research Workshops
Monday, February 29th
Wednesday, March 30th
for any questions contact: justincoley@mail.usf.edu
2016 Spring Tours
Florida International University
Wednesday, February 17th at 9:30-10:30
University of South Florida
Thursday, March 11th at 10:00 am
Florida Atlantic University
Tuesday March 8th at 2:00pm
University of Florida
Thursday, March 24th at 3:30pm
Florida State University
Thursday, April 7th at 2:00pm
University of Central Florida
Tuesday, April 12th at 2:00pm
Some dates and times may be subject to change
for any questions contact : tello1@mail.usf.edu
Physician Shadowing – Spring Semester
Physician Shadowing through Pre-Med AMSA will give students an opportunity
to shadow physicians as they execute their occupation.
In order to partake in the program, each student must fulfill the requirements:
1) Exist as an active member of Pre- Med AMSA and have paid the dues
2) Accumulate at least five points
3) Attend one workshop
4) Complete the application
Upcoming events:
Informational workshop on February 16th from 3:30-5:00pm in MSC 3707
Tai Nguyen
Celine Cordon
Medical School Forum
Mark your calendars! April 9th, 2016
Ticket price to increase later this month.
Buy your tickets in office hours, online, and our body meetings!
We want you to have a say in the attending schools! Fill out the Member’s
Choice Survey at www.usfpamsa.org/divisions/medical-school-forum/
If there are any questions, please speak to us after the meeting!
Ansley Howard
Dakota Becker-Greene
Thomasina Watson
Unfortunately, we are no longer matching to medical
school students.
Apply to have an upperclassman mentor!
If you have a mentor already, please fill out the survey
that was sent out!
If you have any questions or concerns please contact
Airheads - February 20th
Gametime - February 27th
Bowling – April 2nd
Banquet on April 14th - Catering by Tijuana Flats
General Announcements
Meetings are biweekly on Mondays at 5:00 pm
Come support our bake sales!
Don’t forget to bookmark the website, usfpamsa.org
Pay for membership at the office – look at our website for office hours
Follow us on social media – Twitter, Instagram
Like our facebook page www.facebook.com/usfpamsa
Miss a meeting? These slides are on the website!
Please give a warm welcome to our special guest!