Advocacy

University of Newcastle Medical Society

The University of Medical Society is the peak student representative body for medical students at the University of Newcastle. Members and representatives of UNMS sit on a number of committees and councils including at a University of Newcastle  level, at a Australian Medical Association NSW level, at the level of the New South Wales Health Department, and more. These members volunteer their time to represent medical student issues and their counsel is taken seriously.

Australian Medical Student Association

The Australian Medical Student Association (AMSA) is the peak student representative body for medical students of Australia. It represent medical students at the level of Federal Parliament and assists state and local student societies in their advocacy work. You can read more about their advocacy work from their archives, located here.