The NMA Region V supports and lifts up all african african american students seeking to fulfill a career in medicine. One of the primary support we as an organization focus on is the fund raising and award of scholarships to African American medical students. More can be learned about the program at the Student National Medical Association website – SNMA.
Yes, many of our members are practicing and even retired dentists. The philosophy of a collective voice for African Americans in the medical community is open to all practitioners.