Wellness Corner

Welcome back to the Wellness Corner! In this week’s installment of the Wellness Corner, we would like to introduce you to this eBook, which was published to help reduce stress amongst frontline healthcare workers. This eBook features affirmations, quotes, and beautiful mandalas that are meant to provide you with some …

SOMA’s Overdose Prevention Task Force Presents: The First Annual OPTF Mini-Conference – SURVIVING SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER

Join the OPTF as keynote speakers discuss the causes and magnitude of the national overdose problem. Their talk will focus on what can be done to allow individuals to survive substance use, including evidence-based treatment options. A panel of five Recovery Specialists will then share their recovery and advocacy stories, …

Black History Month in Osteopathic Medicine | D.O. or Do Not Podcast

Calling all ears! This Black History Month, the D.O. or Do Not Podcast is honoring Black osteopathic physicians and sharing their stories of challenge, triumph, and how they helped to shape the osteopathic profession. Last week the podcast highlighted Dr. William Anderson D.O., a 93-year-old physician, who is both a …

SOMA Foundation Spring Scholarship Cycle

The Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) Foundation is a student managed, non-profit organization specializing in providing scholarships for current Osteopathic medical students who are members of National SOMA. Our Spring Scholarship cycle is currently accepting applications and are available to students from every stage in their educational career (OMS I …

Statement in Response to President Trump’s Proposed FY21 Budget

The Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) is disappointed with President Trump’s fiscal year 2021 (FY21) budget proposal, which proposes removal of key funding towards federal student financial aid, Public Service Loan Forgiveness, and graduate medical education (GME), all of which are critical lifelines to osteopathic medical students and patient health …