Loyola University Maryland

Pre-Health Programs

Campus Clubs and Societies

Pre-Health Society

Activities: Speakers, Ideas, Opportunities, CPR/BLS Training, Red Cross Blood Drive, Book Club
Contact: Megan McCusker, '24, president, memccusker@loyola.edu. Vice presidents Grace Acle, '25, and Danny Reilly,'26.

Pre-Dental Society

Activities: Speakers, Ideas, Opportunities, Operation Smile, Service
Contact: Julia Ayroso, '24, president, jmayroso@loyola.edu. Vice presidents Megan McCusker, '24, and Rhyan Moody, '24.

Pre-Nursing Society

Activities: Speakers, Reflection
Contact: Julia Scavone, '24, president, jgscavone@loyola.edu

Pre-Physician Assistant Society

Activities: Speakers, Ideas, Opportunities, Service
Contact: Kaitlyn Thornton, '24, president, kethornton@loyola.edu. Vice president Amanda Thomas, '24.

Women's Pre-Health Society

Activities: Speakers, Reflection, Women's Health Conference at Johns Hopkins
Contact: Julia Bell, '24, president, 
jabell@loyola.edu. Vice president Abby Lambert, '24.

Society for Underrepresented in Pre-Health Students

Activities: Speakers, Mentoring, Service, Site Visits
Contact:  Christa Merzeus, '25, 
cymerzeus@loyola.edu, and Amber Delgado, '25, akdelgado@loyola.edu, co-presidents.

Student Health Advisory Council

Activities: Events, Feedback, Campus Outreach 
Contact: Muskaan Wadhava, '26, president, mrwadhava@loyola.edu
Vice president Tina Sung, '26.

Friends of Doctors Without Borders

Activities: Speakers, Fundraising, Ideas
Contact: Hazel Amodia, ’24, hlamodia@loyola.edu, and Abby Lambert, '24,  and 
arlambert1@loyola.edu, co-presidents. 

Hounds Helping Hounds

Activities: Pre-Vet information, Fundraising, Group Volunteer Opportunities, Shadowing Ideas.

Contact: Isabella Diaz,'26, idiazpabon@loyola.edu, Kathryn Shannon, kpshannon@loyola.edu, '26, and Trinity Robertson, '26, tsrobertson@loyola.edu, co-presidents.


National Associations for Pre-Health and Health Professions Students 

American Dental Student Association  
American Medical Student Association
American Physician Scientists Association
The Student National Medical Association (Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students)

Interested in Creating Your Own Club

Begin the process by visiting the Student Engagement website.

Derek Kendig

Derek Kendig, Ph.D.

This biology professor appreciates that science students at Loyola receive a full liberal arts education