In a few
words, Pre-SOMA is the undergraduate division of the Student Osteopathic
Medical Association (SOMA). In reality, it’s much more than that.
medicine is a community of physicians that practice holistic care and treat
patients in a way that allows their body to find health. Pre-SOMA is a
way for pre-medical students to become a part of this community before getting
into medical school. It’s a way to help decide if osteopathic medicine is
Mission of Pre-SOMA
To promote Osteopathic medicine, increase the number of applicants to Osteopathic medical schools, support aspiring Osteopathic physicians at all levels of education, and continue the proud legacy of Osteopathic Medicine.
The Pre-SOMA Website is your place for more information on how you can get involved in osteopathic medicine as a Pre-Medical student! This is your place to learn about osteopathic medicine, keep up to date with upcoming Pre-SOMA events, and a chance to interact directly with current osteopathic medical students.
should I join?
1) Open line of communication to the
2) Updates from National Pre-SOMA
3) Invitation to National SOMA
Conventions (clickable link to SOMA Convention page)
4) Information on Pre-SOMA Events
5) Participation in DO Day on the Hill (Click here for more info!) and access to DO Day Scholarship
6) Show osteopathic medical schools on
your application that you are already involved in the osteopathic profession
7) It's Free!
Join Here at www.studentdo.com/join
Join us for the National ShaDO Day!!
Dates:April 14th-18th, 2014
We are hosting a national event from 4/14 to 4/18. Many Osteopathic Medical Schools will have spots opening for pre-med students to shadow a DO student. This will be an awesome experience because you will be able have a glance of how medical school is like.
You can Register online at:
If you have questions about this event please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org