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• $30 for 1 year
• $55 for 2 years
Pick up an application and turn it in with your
payment! We accept cash, credit card, or check!
Due February 4th at our 2nd General Meeting!
Mission Trips!!
Other Mission Trips
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What: Baylor Medical Mission Trip
When: summer
Where: El Salvador
How long: Part of Summer 2
How much:
For more info
contact: rodney_bowden@baylor.e
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• Come to the interest meeting this
Wednesday, Jan. 22 @ 2:30pm SLC
Rm. 308!
Medicine Drive for Guatemala
Mission Trip!
-Help
us raise medications to pass out in
Guatemala
-Bring an item (from the list of medications
on the AMSA Website) in a baggy with your
name on it
-Bring baggy to next amsa meeting!
-5 points per two items on list, max of 10
points
Any questions, email
Tiffany_Caloway@baylor.edu
SERVICE!!
Service Committee Applications
 Due THIS FRIDAY!!
 You can get it from Blackboard or the New AMSA
Website!
 Make sure you get it emailed to
Evan_Barrios@baylor.edu by the deadline!
 Interviews will take place this Sunday!
Pack of Hope
• Pack food for children in the Waco school district that are
in need
• January 22nd and January 29th
• 7:30 am-8:30 am
• Weekly event; Unlimited volunteers
• Starting a new weekly email list. Please sign up!
• Email Corinthian_Wesley@baylor.edu with questions
Friends for Life
• 10:00am – 11:00am
• Wednesday, January 22nd
• Come love on our friends with special needs at
an adult daycare.
• Contact Eric_Cline@baylor.edu with questions
Friends for Life
• Come and work on arts and crafts at an adult
daycare!
• Wednesdays, 1/23/13 and 1/30/13, 1:45-3pm
• Weekly
• 5 points
• Contact Evan_Barrios@baylor.edu with questions
Family Abuse Center Thrift Store
• Help clean & organize thrift store; all proceeds
from store go to the Family Abuse Center
• January 22nd and January 29th
• 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
• Weekly event; up to 10 volunteers
• Email Corinthian_Wesley@baylor.edu with
questions
Emmanuel Children's Ministry
• Every Wednesday from 6:10-8:15 pm
• Meet at the Bobo by 6:10 pm
• 5 points!!
• Contact Gabe_Dampf@baylor.edu with any
questions
Talitha Koum
• Thursday 1/23/14 and 1/30/14 (WEEKLY)
• 4 – 5 pm
• Cleaning and sanitizing classrooms at Talitha
• Koum Mental Health Institute for pre-K children
suffering from multigenerational poverty.
• Contact Sarah_Yuen@baylor.edu with questions
Compassion Ministries Childcare
• Mentor children living in transitional housing for
homeless families in Waco
• Thursday, January 23 and 30 from 5:30-7:30
• 1421 Austin Ave.
• Weekly
• Contact Yvette_Farran@Baylor.edu
Meyer Clinic
• We will be spending time talking with
patients and giving out hygiene bags to
patients without insurance.
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WEEKLY: Thursday 4-6pm
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Email magda_hernandez@baylor.edu
with any questions
Friday Morning Breakfast
• Friday 1/24/15
• 6 – 8 am
• Helping to serve complimentary hot breakfast
and socialize with the homeless of Waco
• Contact Sarah_Yuen@baylor.edu with
questions
Compassion Ministries Scrapbook
• Help Compassion Ministries celebrate 30
years of serving Waco by making this
scrapbook
• Friday, January 24 at 1:30
• Contact Yvette_Farran@baylor.edu
King’s Club
• Have fun and play games with children from a
local apartment complex.
• 10am to 11:30 am Saturdays (Weekly)
January 25th and February 1st
• Contact Tyler_Matjeka@baylor.edu with
questions
Bingo at Greenview Manor
• 2:30pm – 4:00pm
• Saturday, January 25th
• Meet at the top level of the East Village parking garage.
• We will bring as many people as we have sign up!
• Come if you like talking to elderly people!
• Contact Eric_Cline@baylor.edu with questions.
Friends for Life
• Tuesdays from 10:45-11:45am
• January 28th and February 4th
• WEEKLY
• Work at an adult daycare
• Contact Rachael_Helpenstell@baylor.edu with
questions.
Hygiene Bags for Meyer Clinic
• We will be collecting hygiene bags for the Meyer
Clinic!
• Please bring bags labeled with your name.
• 5 items/bag= 5 points, with a maximum of two
bags.
• Looking for travel-sized toiletries.
• Email Magda_Hernandez@baylor.edu
School Supply and Book Drive
• The child development Belize academic mission trip team
are asking for donations
• January 22nd through February 18th
• Bag of supplies (crayons, markers, pens, pencils, scissors);
5 items/5 points & 10 items/ 10 points; 10 point max
• Children books; 1 book/5 points & 2 books/10 points; 10
point max
• Email Corinthian_Wesley@baylor.edu with questions
$10 Cash or Credit
All funds go to
support Mission
Trip team members!
NEW!!!!
AMSA Sunglasses
1 for $3 or 2 for $5
U-Swirl Night
THURSDAY, January 23rd 5-9pm
100 N New Rd, Waco, TX 76710
Get to know the officers! Earn 5 Points!
MUST say AMSA at the register!!!!
Social Activities!
Milk and C….kies S…cial!
Right after the meeting!
2nd floor A wing elevator
landing
Get to know other AMSA
members and enjoy some milk
and cookies 
5 points!
Work Out Hours!
• On the Tuesdays when we do not have a
meeting (Jan.28, Feb. 11)
• 7:30-8:30pm
• Meet in front of the SLC, there will be an
AMSA sign.
• Bring a sweat towel and a shirt with
sleeves!
• Don’t gain weight this semester, lose it!!
• 5 points 
• Email Rachael_Helpenstell@baylor.edu
with any questions
Are you interested in having an AMSA game night in
February?
We are going to rent out the whole SUB game room
for y’all (5 bowling lanes, billiard tables, foosball
tables, ping pong, shuffleboard, and a TV lounge with
Wii capability… JustDance?
MarioKart?)
Sign up on the Google Doc
5 points
Email Rachael_Helpenstell@baylor.edu with any
questions
Medical
Discussions!
Newsletter Discussion
Guest Writer Competition
• Topic: Friends For Life
• Deadline 1/31 at 5:00 pm
Ethics Forum,
Committees!
Applications are on the
website!
Deadline: Friday, January
31st by 5:00pm
Email:
Miki_Wang@baylor.edu
Research & Internships!
Research & Internship Committee
 Helps AMSA members receive opportunities for research at
Baylor and local/national medical internships throughout the
year
 Sets up mock interviews for students applying to internships
and medical school
 Coordinates workshops for AMSA members
 Email all completed committee applications to
Kevin_Shah@baylor.edu by 5 PM on Friday, January 24th!
Summer Internships &
Programs
Start applying now!
Baylor’s Prehealth Internships
• BU – Scott & White Undergraduate Research
Program
• Hillcrest – Baylor Prehealth Clinical Research
Internship Program
• BUGS – Veterans Affairs Program
• Providence Research Volunteers
• Baylor Health Care System – CMO Internship
Program
BCM – National School of Tropical Medicine Summer
Institute
Potential workshops include:
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Suturing & Clinical Skills
Applying for Research & Internships
Healthcare Law
Communication & interviewing
Cover Letter and Resume Writing
Email Kevin_Shah@baylor.edu with any other
ideas or suggestions!
CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE
: http://amsabu.info/
Points!
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70 Points to be an active member!
Make sure to sign-in at events!
Points will be updated periodically!
Login to blackboard; Click on “Grade” on the
right; Select American Medical Student
Association in the list
• For any questions or concerns, email
Nitheesha_Alapati@baylor.edu

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