Medical Students

NYACP represents over 2,000 medical students in New York. Together, we can help you define the right career path, participate in educational and CV building activities, connect with mentors and peers, learn the advocacy process and keep you up to date with social media and communications.  Use this page to access resources that will guide you from MS1 through the Match!

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NYACP's 2024/25 Medical Student Council/Board Representative

A Medical Student Council/Board Representative is appointed every April, attends 3 Council/Board meetings, is a leader of the medical student committee and, most importantly, contributes with voice and the medical student perspective.  Learn more about the roleContact the NYACP Medical Student Staff Liaison, Izaiah Wright.

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Amanda Greco

NYU Grossman Long Island School of Medicine, '25

Amanda is a rising M3 at New York University Grossman Long Island School of Medicine. She grew up in Floral Park, NY and attended Kellenberg Memorial High School in Uniondale, NY. She went on to attend Boston College in Chestnut Hill, MA, where she received a BS in Psychology. After undergraduate studies, she worked as a medical assistant, scribe, and research assistant for Aspira Women’s Health OVANex study under Dr. Frank Dolisi of Square Care Medical Group.

In medical school, she has been elected by her peers in the class of 2025 as their wellness representative, advocating for changes for greater student wellness and organizing student events. Additionally, she has served on the executive board leading the student run free clinic, the WISH clinic. Last year, she joined the NYACP medical student committee, in which she released a physician spotlight podcast with Dr. Kelly Ramsey about a career in addiction medicine and assisted in planning the first event of the NYACP medical student mentorship series: “The Application Cycle”.

Amanda is looking forward to serving in the role of NYACP medical student council board representative this year. She is enthusiastic to continue and expand upon the mentorship series and promote education and advocacy to fellow medical students in New York

NYACP Medical Student Committee Members 2024/25

Albany Medical College

Giuliana Mertz
Chloe Tse Wong

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Scott Wilson

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

CUNY School of Medicine

Samhitha Mada

Ichan School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

Devarshi Vasa

American University of Antigua College of Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Zachary Weinstock

NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine

Shivani Mehta

New York Medical College

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

NYU Long Island School of Medicine

Amanda Greco

Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Kevin Thomas

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

Christine Hyun
Julia Speiser

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Alex Schick

Weill Cornell Medical School

Justin McCaskill

Zucker School of Medicine

NYACP Abstract Competitions

NYACP sponsors local abstract competitions in the fall and spring that offer medical students an opportunity to compete with peers from across New York State.  Collaborate with your program director, discuss research or clinical experiences and formally write an abstract for professional review. (How to Prepare GREAT Abstract and Poster Presentations) Add your submission to your CV as a scholarly activity!

Winners from each division receive an expense paid trip to the present their poster at the ACP National IM Meeting!

Next Competition:

NYACP Annual Scientific Meeting
Saturday, October 26, 2024

Westchester Marriott
Tarrytown, NY

Click here for abstract submission information.-now open!

Fall 2023 Competition Results

poster winners - fall 2023 group picture

Click here for Resident/Fellow Poster Winners

Photo Album from October 28, 2023 Competition

Medical Student Clinical Vignette

1st Place:  Nathan Lasher, Albany Medical College
2nd Place: Tushar Ralhan, Richmond University Medical Centre
3rd Place: Tiffany Liu, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Medical Student Research

1st Place:  Kevin Shan, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
2nd Place: Madonna Moza, SUNY Downstate University
3rd Place: Casey Sciandra, New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine

Resident/Fellow, Medical Student Quality, Patient Safety and Advocacy

1st Place:  Shane Solger, MD, SUNY Downstate/Kings County Hospital
2nd Place: Nicholas Bills, DO, Lenox Hill Hospital
3rd Place: Calvin Albrecht, MD-University of Rochester Medical Center

Fall 2023 Poster Book


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Last Updated 11.1.23

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