UHSA is also the first institution in the Caribbean to become a member of the NMA. The NMA promotes the collective interests of physicians and patients of African descent. The organization carries out this mission by serving as the collective voice of physicians of African descent and a leading force for parity in medicine, eliminating health disparities and promoting optimal health.
National Medical Association
National Association of Medical Minority Educators (NAMME)
UHSA is the first in the Caribbean region to become a member of NAMME, a national organization dedicated to developing and sustaining productive relationships and action-oriented programs among national, state, and community stakeholders working to ensure racial and ethnic diversity in all of the health professions. NAMME also seeks to provide critical guidance and professional development opportunities for individuals dedicated to these efforts and the students they serve.
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
The University of Health Sciences Antigua (UHSA) is an international member of HACU. This network of Hispanic-Serving Institutions provides many opportunities for current students, from the Hispanic National Internship Program to conferences and other networking opportunities. Read the press release.