Pre-SOMA Membership

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National Pre-SOMA is the official and ONLY undergraduate pre-medical organization directly affiliated with the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) and the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

Register to become a National Pre-SOMA member using the link above!
Here is what is included in your membership:

Development of chapter regions

  • Pre-SOMA chapters are split into 5 regions based on location of undergraduate universities, modeled after the National SOMA regions
  • New addition of Pre-SOMA liaisons at each SOMA chapter to enhance connections between Pre-SOMA and SOMA members
  • Semester regional zoom meetings with National Pre-SOMA DirectorsOpportunity to connect and partner with other Pre-SOMA chapters in your region

Partnerships and discounts

  • Kaplan
  • Pixorize
  • Exam Kracker
  • Geico
  • Jaanuu scrub discounts
  • SOMA swag store discounts

Networking and leadership opportunities

  • Mentorship program (view link on our website)
  • Opportunities to help you become a well-rounded medical school applicant
  • 2 annual events to connect with medical schools and admissions
  • Local and national leadership opportunities

National conferences

  • Discounted rates to OMED and National Spring Convention
  • Programming specific for pre-medical students
  • Resume, medical school application, and research workshops
  • Guest speakers and panels
  • Addition of an annual research symposium

Scholarships and awards

  • Scholarship opportunities throughout the year
  • New annual scholarship for “most involved pre-medical student”
  • Annual chapter and individual awards

Make sure to follow us on Instagram (@pre.soma) and Facebook (@pre.soma).

You can also become a chapter of your local Pre-SOMA. Don’t have one? START ONE TODAY!

Duration: 4 Years
Price: $25

For any questions, please contact the National Pre-SOMA Directors at PreSOMA@studentdo.org

Bailey Borycki
Senior Pre-SOMA Director
WVSOM, OMS-IV
Makayla Bussman
Junior Pre-SOMA Director
ICOM, OMS-III