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Minority Affairs Section Governing Council—student member

One medical student is elected annually to the MAS Governing Council


The Minority Affairs Section (MAS) addresses the issues and concerns of underrepresented minority physicians and improving the health of minority populations.

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  • Participate in monthly teleconferences
  • Attend three in-person meetings per year (including Annual and Interim Meetings)
  • Review resolutions and determine policy priorities
  • Support section activities (e.g., Doctors Back to School™ program)
  • Serve on the Minority Scholars Award selection committee

One year, commencing in June. 

Application will be available in fall 2024.

Download the position description as a PDF.

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