We have many clubs which provide a range of social, spiritual, civic and intellectual events on campus and throughout the community in DC. We also welcome any new ideas for clubs that people wish to start. Or, if you see an inactive club you wish to start again, please contact the student council for help in doing so.

 American Medical Association (AMA)

Georgetown's AMA Chapter empowers medical students to learn about and contribute to the field of medicine through advocacy, community service and education. 

Thomas Fredrick

McDonnell Stanford


American Medical Women's Association (AMWA)

The American Medical Women’s Association focuses at the local, national, and international level to advance women in medicine and improve women’s heath. This organization is non-specialty specific and involves women in all capacities of medicine – including medical student’s, residents, and attending’s – and provides and develops leadership, advocacy, education, mentoring, and strategic alliances.

Jaspreet Bahia

Kristen Klemmer


Anesthesiology Interest Group

A group designed to promote student interest in the field of Anesthesiology.

- Mia Garino mcg127@georgetown.edu
- Twyla Jaymes tng10@georgetown.edu
- Malcolm Magovern mjm498@georgetown.edu
- Andjela Pehar  ap1183@georgetown.edu



Arts & Medicine is a student organization leading the effort to enhance patient care and medical education through the arts and creative programming. We organize music therapy volunteer trips to the pediatric floors, publish Scope (an annual creative journal), and host open mics along with many other creative workshops. Through creative and reflective exercise, we encourage the professional formation of physicians in the cura personalis tradition while pushing our members to find their magic (“do more”).

Marilyn McGowan

Jet Navia                                                                                                                     hn132@georgetown.edu 


Association of Women Surgeons

The Association of Women Surgeons is a national organization with the mission to inspire, encourage, and enable women surgeons to realize their professional and personal goals.

Lauren Kerivan                                                                                                                      ltk12@georgetown.edu

Anisha Banda


Beautification Committee

Advocates on behalf of the student body to improve the aesthetics and functionality of student facilities and student life on campus and strives to enhance communication between all members of the GUSOM community to accomplish goals, working it the Executive Council, Student Council, Dean's Office, Library, Medical Students Parents Council and University Housekeeping and Facilities departments.


Benjamin Rush Institute

BRI is a national organization which seeks to foster meaningful discussion of market-driven solutions to the prevailing problems in healthcare. 

John Solak


Big Hoya Little Saxa

Big Hoya Little Saxa (BHLS) is a community-based student organization that aims to promote healthy lifestyle and positive peer-to-peer interactions for the children of DC General Family Shelter. First and second year medical students volunteer at DC General to put on a monthly activity day for residents ages 5-16. We have crafts, snacks, and science activities--but our main focus is reading. 

Kate Wallerius

Karin Collins


Big Sib Lecture Series

Mike Kelly


Blue and Grey Scholars

The goal of the Blue & Gray Scholars Program is to increase student engagement amongst underrepresented groups in medicine while encouraging medical students to engage the community and train the next generation of physicians by partnering with the senior Anatomy class at Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School. 

Mary Jenkins


Business & Leadership in Medical Practice (BLIMP)

Increase leadership and business teaching principles to medical students. 

David Melnick

Jacqueline Lee


Cardiology Interest Group

Promote and cultivate interest within the field of cardiology. Educate students on features of this specialty. 

Jonathan Day

Fengwei Zou


Chi Alpha

Chi Alpha is an organization for Christian and non-Christian medical students alike to investigate the claims of Christ, while building a supportive community to encourage one another on their journey in medical school. 


Kelly Comolli

Karin Collins


Catholic Medical Association

The Catholic Medical Association student group is an interest group for students who are curious to explore and practice medicine within a Catholic context and to provide support and fellowship for Catholic students here at GUSOM.

Carolyn Fridley                                                                                                             cef65@georgetown.edu


Christian Medical Association

To promote Christian community at GUMC and encourage intellectual discussion about spiritual life in medicine.

Daniel Kim

David Xiao


DACA and Undocumented Student Awareness Club

The mission of this club is to raise awareness of the presence and struggles of DACA and undocumented students in the healthcare field as well as to fight for more resources on campus.

Ayalivis De La Rosa

Danny Flautero                                                                                                             Jdf91@georgetown.edu


Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG)

The mission of EMIG is to promote interest in Emergency Medicine. We will provide opportunities for students to work with excellent physicians in clinical, research, and simulation settings that will enhance their interest and pave the way to a pursue a career in this exciting field.

Nicole Lulevitch 

Alexander Oster                                                                                                           afo27@georgetown.edu


Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG)

The Georgetown Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) is a student-run organization that is supported by the Department of Family Medicine and the American Academy of Family Physicians. We have created a supportive environment for medical students to explore Family Medicine as a field, learn more about career opportunities in Family Medicine, develop personal relationships with Family Medicine faculty and residents, learn clinical skills and have some fun.

Lindsay Thimmig

Leanna Mantella


Georgetown Eye Health Initiative 

The Georgetown Eye Health Initiative provides free vision screenings and eye health education to the underserved and homeless. 

Allison Resnik


Georgetown Medical AIDS Advocacy Network (GMAAN)

GMAAN provides opt-out HIV testing to patients at Georgetown University Hospital's Emergency Department. All testing is conducted and coordinated by students. 

Leah Foley


Georgetown Street Medicine Outreach (GSMO)

Georgetown Street Medicine Outreach (GSMO) is a student-run organization that reaches out to people who live in public parks, alleyways, under bridges, campsites, or abandoned areas. Students conduct street rounds with a physician(s) and a formerly homeless outreach guide, providing point-of-care testing, socks, hygiene items, clothing, and information regarding local resources. For more information, go here.

Robin Megill: rdm77@georgetown.edu

Healing Through the Arts

The mission of Healing Through the Arts will be to give students an opportunity to express themselves through their own encounter with art, to encourage understanding of the importance of art therapy, and to enable students to use art in order to help heal current and future patients.

Michal Ad 


Hoya Health Academy

The mission of the Hoya Health Academy is to improve health literacy in our city’s most vulnerable youth populations.

Cara Black

Rui Soares                                                                                                                  rws56@georgetown.edu


Hoya MedAlliance

Hoya MedAlliance, which represents LGBTQI+ students and allies, advocates for the improvement of health issues within the LGBTQ community at large. It also provides opportunities to socialize with other graduate programs at Georgetown University and the other medical schools in Washington, DC. 

John Hebb


Hoyas Interested in Psychiatry (HIP)

Hoyas Interested in Psychiatry is a group for medical students to learn about the specialty of psychiatry and mental health topics.

Bethany Kette

Joshua McCall                                                                                                          jdm332@georgetown.edu


Inmate Wellness Interest Group

1) educate and bring awareness to medical student population about possible health disparities in prisons 2) health outreach education talks in DMV prisons

Anu Murthy                                                                                                              am3326@goergetown.edu

Aisha Lott                                                                                                                      aal65@georgetown.edu


Infectious Disease Interest Group (One Health)

One Health-Infectious Disease Interest Group is a student interest group at GUSOM with the mission to cultivate deeper understanding of and broader interest in the field of Infectious Disease, facilitate opportunities for students to explore the medical specialty of Infectious Disease via exposure of emerging domestic and transnational health issues related to the field, and better understand the interconnectedness of human, animal, and environmental health.

Halsie Donaldson                                                                                                       had29@georgetown.edu

Joey White                                                                                                                 jrw119@georgetown.edu


Internal Medicine Interest Group (IMIG)


The Internal Medicine Interest Group, provides students with an opportunity to learn more about general internal medicine, as well the various sub-specialties within internal medicine.

Allison Taylor

Christian Cardillo


International Health Interest Group (IHIG)

IHIG seeks to raise awareness of global health concerns and help students engage in various topics surrounding international health.

Karen Schirm                                                                                                             kas429@georgetown.edu

Andrew Crocker                                                                                                          abc87@georgetown.edu


Interprofessional Interest Group

The Interprofessional Interest Group works with nursing, pharmacy, and other health professions students to work together as a cohesive unit toward the common goal of building a safer and better patient-centered U.S. healthcare system. Successful initiatives to date include: simulation center experiences where nursing students taught medical students sterile technique, blood draw, IV placement, and Foley catheter insertion, a joint medical and nursing student run flu-shot and PPD placement clinic, and “Interprofessional Education Day” (April 2017) for medical, nursing, and pharmacy students. Future projects include planning a blood-draw/titers clinic, medical students teaching a nursing clinical pharmacology exam review session, “Hospital 101: Coordinating Roles of the Interprofessional Healthcare team” and “Introduction to Rounding”, as well as a joint community service project.

Valerie Verdun


Interventional Radiology IG

To raise awareness for the growing field of Interventional Radiology and afford students the opportunity for early exposure to research, shadowing, and lectures given by current Interventional Radiologists.

Saumik Rahman

Shelby Frantz


Lifelong Care Interest Group

The LLCIG brings the spirit of Cura Personalis to light by exploring the role of palliative care when medicine falls short — when patients face a diagnosis without a “fix”. We work to combat the stigma of discussing death by facilitating conversations with health care professionals from all medical specialties, and to educate students about end of life conversations through our ongoing Legacy Project.

Jessica Burlile                                                                                                             jfb104@georgetown.edu

Abi Norwood                                                                                                              aer114@georgetown.edu


Medical Students for Life (MSFL)

Medical Students for life is a group of future physicians committed to  developing sustainable patient health care, by advocating person-centered medicine and defending conscience rights. We believe in rediscovering the doctor-patient relationship with care for every patient–regardless of race, developmental stage, socioeconomic status, and special needs.

Carolyn Fridley


Medical Student Alumni Ambassadors (MSAA)

Georgetown Medical Student Alumnni Ambassadors (MSAA) is a group that creates and fosters a relationship between current Georgetown Medical students and Alumni, to strengthen the connection to the School of Medicine!


Military Medicine Interest Group

A group for HPSP students and those interested in military medicine to gain exposure to the unique aspects of military medicine.

John Solak

Jessica Burlile


Neurosurgery Interest Group

The purpose of the Neurosurgery Interest Group (NSIG) is to increase the interest and awareness of medical students considering a career in neurosurgery through presentations, demonstrations and journal club meetings. 

Rita Snyder

Orgest Lajthia


Ob/Gyn Interest Group

This group is for students with any interest in learning more about the field of obstetrics and gynecology via speakers, hands-on workshops, and career panels.

Amalia Namath

Karen Schirm


Oncology Interest Group

The Oncology Interest Group (OncIG) promotes the interest of medical students in all aspects of oncology through research opportunities, talks and fundraising events, and encourages community involvement benefiting patients.

Armin Mortazavi

Ryan Kelly


Orthopaedic Interest Group

The Orthopaedic Interest Group is a club focused on stimulating interest, scholarship, and career discernment within musculoskeletal medicine. We hold journal clubs reviewing orthopaedic literature with residents and attending surgeons, as well as attend Orthopaedic Grand Rounds. We host speakers, disseminate research opportunities, and organize fundraisers for diseases related to musculoskeletal health. 

Grace Kunas

Eric Windsor 


Pathology Student Interest Group

To educate and inspire the next generation of leaders in the field of pathology and laboratory medicine.

Abigayle Norwood

Azalia Avila


Patient Safety Interest Group: MedQIPS

The IHI Open School exists to advance quality improvement and patient safety competencies in the next generation of health professionals. The Georgetown chapter has created a forum for like-minded healthcare students, residents, and professionals to interact and help each other gain skills to improve care.

Daniel Powell

Armin Mortazavi


Pediatrics Interest Group

We aim to give students extra exposure to the field of pediatrics by giving them the opportunity to engage with children in both a clinical and non-clinical setting, as well as hear from pediatric experts on various topics relevant to the specialty. We hope to spur more interest in the field of pediatrics and support students who wish to pursue a medical career in this primary care specialty.

Kara Mossler

Preethi Venkat


Phi Delta Epsilon Medical Fraternity

Phi Delta Epsilon welcomes all students who wish to enhance their experiences here at GUSoM through educational, social, community service opportunities, and more!

Falone Amoa

Tracy Borsinger


Physicians for Human Rights

PHR empowers medical students and physicians to use their unique skill set and influence to fight for human rights issues across the globe.

Larissa Silverman

Katherine Sullivan


Plastic Surgery Interest Group

The goal of the Plastic Surgery Interest Group is to offer students the opportunity to learn more about the field of Plastic Surgery. We aim to accomplish this by having presentations, workshops, and activities that will excite students about the field of Plastic Surgery. 

Jon Turissini 

Aurora Leibold


PM&R Interest Group

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Interest Group is dedicated to showcasing the diverse field of PM&R to medical students of all classes by organizing lectures and workshops, facilitating shadowing opportunities,  and assisting with the residency application process.

Samuel Lawrence                                                                                                          spl9@georgetown.edu

Nolan Gall                                                                                                                   nag48@georgetown.edu


Population Health Interest Group

To expose students to the field of population health through various speakers, organizations, and workshops. 

Emily Murphy

Lauren Barrison 


Radiology Interest Group

The Radiology Interest Group hopes to raise interest in the field of radiology and provide resources for prospective radiologists.

Megan Barefoot 

Ansha Islam


Space Medicine Interest Group

Our mission is to introduce students to the principals of, and opportunities in, the developing field of Aerospace Medicine. 

Brandon Passano                                                                                                        btp17@georgetown.edu

Andrew Horn                                                                                                                arh91@georgetown.edu


Sports Medicine Interest Group

The Sports Medicine IG is about exposing students to the various medical specialties that work with athletes.

David Wang

Chrissy Conroy

Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN)

The Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN) seeks to stimulate and deepen student interest in neurology at GUSOM by providing students opportunities to learn from neurologists and neuroscientists about what the field has to offer. 

Jacob Carolan

Priya Mehta


Student Medical Education Committee (SMEC)
Student National Medical Association (SNMA)

Student National Medical Association (SNMA) is the largest and oldest student organization focused on increasing diversity in medicine and support medical students of color. We are committed to supporting current and future underrepresented minority medical students, addressing the needs of underserved communities, and increasing the number of clinically excellent, culturally competent and socially conscious physicians.

Rui Soares

Imanyah Hilliard 


Surgery Interest Group (SIG)

To enable GUSOM students to explore their interest in the field of surgery by engaging with faculty from various surgical fields and spending time in the OR as a preclinical student. 

Damian Lai

Kelly Commoli



Reimbursement Form

Please fill out the form below in its entirely in order to receive a reimbursement for your club's spending. Before you begin you will need to make sure you have a few things: 
1. A supplier ID from Georgetown (If you don't here is the link! Supplier ID Website
2. A photo of the receipt from spending
3. Your CCO's name 
CCOs check weekly to look for reimbursement requests after which you should have the money into your account in 1-2 weeks. If you have any questions please consult the student leadership handbook or your CCO. If you have previously filled out this form and still have not gotten your money in a month please contact our Vice President Aash Dhruva at aud3@georgetown.edu

Club Reimbursement Form