Student Organizations

Find connections and expand your horizons through student groups

You do not have to give up what you love when you come to Michigan Med. Our campus hosts 75+ medical student groups, many of them founded by students. Ranging from socially and academically focused, to service and identity oriented, these groups round out your medical student experience. You can choose to participate in as many as you would like!

For information on student organizations, please contact Denise Brennan, [email protected]

The Aerospace Medicine Student and Resident Organization promotes understanding of the unique medical challenges associated with spaceflight, aviation, and other extreme environments.

AI in Medicine (AIM) is UMMS’ home for students interested in engaging with or learning more about technology, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) in medicine.

Alpha Omega Alpha is the only national honor medical society in the world. Its mission is to recognize and perpetuate excellence in the medical profession.

The AADMD is a national organization with a mission to improve and enhance knowledge and quality in the medical care of individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders and intellectual disabilities (ND/ID).

The neurosurgery student interest group for medical students is a part of the national organization American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

The medical student arm of the American Medical Association is an independent, democratic, policy-making body.

The American Medical Student Association is the country's largest medical student-run organization.

AMWA at the University of Michigan is an organization comprised of women and men that seeks to create a diverse community dedicated to women in medicine—both as health care providers and health care recipients—through education, leadership, and advocacy.

A student-led organization welcoming Muslim students, physicians, and leaders to explore the inherent intersection between Islam and medicine.

The Anesthesiology Student Interest Group is dedicated to promoting student interest and knowledge of anesthesia.

The Association for Women Surgeons is a national organization that strives to meet the needs of women surgeons throughout their careers.

Providing formal mentorship and assistance to student-athletes seeking a career in the medical field.


The Auscultations is the University of Michigan Medical School's own all-medical student a cappella group.

Auxocardia is both a literary and visual arts journal for healthcare providers that publishes multiple times a year and is a place for students and future providers to share in the process of becoming.

Bemused is a medical student-run literary magazine of the surprising, confusing, and a bit amusing moments that brought medical students laughter and reflection during their first exposures to the clinical space.


Biorhythms is the student-run dance performance group of the University of Michigan Medical School.

Black Medical Association

The primary mission of the Black Medical Association is to recruit and retain African American students at the University of Michigan Medical School.

Blue Design connects innovators at Michigan Medicine to engineering design services, and leads educational workshops to empower clients' internal design capabilities.

Blue Talks is a message-based platform focused on addressing and improving adolescent mental health.

Cancer to 5K is a national program created by the Ulman Foundation that provides cancer survivors with a 12-week training program to run or walk a goal 5K race

The Catholic Medical Student Association is open to both Catholic and non-Catholic students.

The Choose Sleep Interest Group is a student organization that broadly aims to disseminate an awareness of the importance of sleep and sleep disorders as they relate to individual and public health.

The Choosing Wisely seeks to advance a national dialogue on avoiding unnecessary medical services.

This is a community of Christian medical students is dedicated to fostering Christian growth in all areas of life, emphasizing the integration of faith into medicine, and witnessing to the truth and love of Jesus Christ in our relationships with our friends, our community and the world.

CAMP is dedicated to supporting the transition into medical school by fostering meaningful connections between students as they embark on their journey to becoming physicians.