Medical Student Section (MSS)

The MSS is the medical students' leading voice for improving medical education and advocating for the future of medicine.

The MSS encourages medical student participation in the activities of PAMED to have meaningful impact into PAMED’s decision and policy-making process; improve medical education and to further professional excellence; provide a forum for the discussion and dissemination of information; develop medical leadership; initiate and effect necessary change; promote activity within organize medicine on the local and state levels; and to work cooperatively with student groups at Pennsylvania medical schools to meet these objectives.

Medical Student and Resident/Fellow Virtual Poster Competition

  • PAMED member medical students, residents, and fellows are invited to participate in the virtual poster competition and get feedback from seasoned physicians, gain recognition for your work, and win cash.

  • Abstract submission deadline is Jan. 25.

  • Twenty winners will be chosen to submit a 4-6 minute video presentation. If selected, your video presentation will be due by Feb. 19, 2021. An email notifying all participants of their status will be sent by Feb. 9, 2021. 

Learn more and submit an abstract.

MSS Governing Council

Anuranita Gupta (Drexel College of Medicine)

Vice Chair 
Mariya Reztsova (Drexel College of Medicine)

Medical Student Trustee
Anis Adnani (Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine)

Medical Student Trustee-Elect 
Kevin Huang (University of South Florida-Lehigh Valley)

AMA Alternate Delegate for Region 6     
Alyssa Tuan (Penn State College of Medicine)

AMA Alternate Delegate-Elect for Region 6         
Arnab Ray (University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine)

PAMPAC Representative
Winnie Rao (Drexel College of Medicine)

Foundation Trustee       
Anuranita Gupta (Drexel College of Medicine)

Foundation Trustee-Elect           
Jacob Albers (University of South Florida/Lehigh Valley Health Network)

View PAMED's Medical Student Section Operations Manual

Medical students can join PAMED for free.

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For more information or questions about the MSS please email To learn more about the AMA's Medical Student Section, visit the AMA's MSS webpage here.