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Danielle Rivera

AMA Affiliated Groups

Danielle Rivera, a medical student at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, will serve as the vice chair of the Medical Student Section Governing Council for the 2021-2022 term.

The MSS is a member interest group within the AMA for medical students. The governing council is responsible for directing MSS efforts at the national level to improve medical education and advocate for the future of medicine.

Ms. Rivera has served in various leadership positions within the MSS including region policy chair, reference committee member, and vice chair of the MSS Minority Issues Committee.

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