South Asian Medical Students' Association (SAMSA)

The South Asian Medical Students' Association (SAMSA) focuses on promoting awareness about health issues relevant to South Asians and learning about South Asian culture. SAMSA organizes events such as cultural shows and guest speakers, in addition to various social gatherings. This organization is open to everyone, not just South Asians!



President: Cherry Chahal
Vice President: Sankarsh Jetty
Secretary: Kathleen Donovan
Treasurer: Syed Hassan

Public Relations: Shivani Agarwal and Larissa Assan
Cultural Ambassador: Heitham Wady
Cultural Ambassador/Event Coordinator: Nicole Li

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Chaitanya Haldipur, Department of Psychiatry

Information regarding student organization meetings and activities may be found posted on the Upstate Campus Activities web calendar.