2022-2023 Student leadership opportunities

As a student, KYCOM promotes an environment for you to balance curricular expectations and extracurricular activities with your personal responsibilities. KYCOM’s orientation program introduces entering students to the career-oriented student organizations and chapters that are officially recognized by the medical school.

All students are provided membership in the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA), the student branch of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). Additionally, students are provided membership in the Kentucky Osteopathic Medical Association (KOMA) and the Kentucky Medical Association (KMA). Students are provided these memberships as part of the KYCOM Advantage.

STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE BOARD

  • Administrative Advisor – TBA
  • SGA President: Megan Hennon
  • SGA 1st Vice-President: Melinda Taylor
  • SGA President: Tara Von Mach
  • SGA 1st Vice-President: Jasmine Hedayati
  • SGA 2nd Vice-President: Jarrod Davis
  • SGA Secretary: Ayeshia Ali SGA Treasurer: Joseph Bott
  • SGA Parliamentarian: Alexander Yacques
  • Mental Empowerment Directive Chair: Kathleen Price
  • Diversity Chair: Meera Khatri

kycom sga group shot sitted inside coal building

KYCOM Students in COAL

KYCOM student conference

Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA)

Student Organizations

  • American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA)
  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP)
  • American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI)
  • American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOOG)
  • American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP)
  • Anesthesiology Club
  • Best Buddies
  • Cardiology Club
  • Christian Medical Association (CMA)
  • DOCare
  • Emergency Medicine Club (EM)
  • Ethics and Public Health for Physicians (EPHP)
  • Humanity First Student Organization
  • Kentucky Osteopathic Medical Association (KOMA)
  • KYCOM Track Club
  • Medical Mission
  • Medical Spanish Club
  • Muslim Student Doctor Association (MSDA)
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)
  • Radiology Club
  • Rotaract
  • Sigma Sigma Phi (SSP)
  • Student American Academy of Osteopathy (SAAO)
  • Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians (SAMOPS)
  • Student American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (SAOAO)
  • Student American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Student Osteopathic Internal Medicine Association (SOIMA)
  • Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA)
  • Student Interest in Neurology and Psychiatry (SIGNAP)
  • Student National Minority Association (SNMA)
  • Student Osteopathic Internal Medical Association (SOIMA)
  • Student Osteopathic Surgical Association (SOSA)
  • Wilderness Medicine