LIFE @ CMU

Student Organizations

The mission of the Student Organization Office is to promote student involvement as an integral part of a University education, register student organizations, and provide services, information, education, support, and advising to assist with the development and strengthening of students and student groups. Working with university and community partners, including student group advisors, alumni, and national organizations, and through education on university resources, policies, and procedures, provides leadership development, organizational management, and skill development opportunities in an effort to empower students, to support quality learning experiences outside of the classroom, and to encourage active, thoughtful, involved community citizens.

STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION (SGA)

Based on its Constitution <download>, SGA works closely with the administration at Caribbean Medical University to address student issues and serve as the interface between the student body and the faculty. SGA offers resources to make students’ educational experience a success. 

CMU Student Government Association can be contacted by email at sga@cmumed.org

AMERICAN MEDICAL STUDENT ASSOCIATION (AMSA)

The American Medical Student Association provides health care events for the community and gives members the opportunity to gain hands-on medical experience. For example, AMSA offers monthly diabetes screenings free of charge and clinical workshops open to all students that focus on perfecting basic clinical skills. For more information, please visit http://www.amsa.org. CMU AMSA Chapter is located here

CLINICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY

Students who are members of the Clinical Research Society demonstrate the highest levels of academic performance and have the opportunity to interact intellectually amongst themselves, professors, and other experts in the medical field. Students use the latest cutting-edge technology to conduct anatomical research and their work is regularly submitted to recognized medical journals.