Membership Benefits


Advocacy and Legislation

  • Connect with National and State Associations through NMSA
  • NMSA represents the voice of over 2,600 ND students by writing positions papers to state/provincial and federal governments, letters supporting state/provincial-level licensing and scope expansion, and sending in-person delegates to represent at public hearings and numerous planning tables


Connecting Students

  • Chapters at all 9 naturopathic colleges
  • NMSA Newsletter
  • Leadership development and training
  • Supporting student efforts (contact us with your goals – see how we can support you)

NMSA-Sponsored Events

  • NSMA Cup
  • Annual Student Conference
  • Partnership with AANP’s DC FLI
  • Local Chapter events (mixers, social hours, lectures)
  • Naturopathic Medicine Week Challenge

Build relationships within the profession and the greater healthcare community

Network at NMSA Events: The NMSA Conference, the NMSA Cup, and AANP’s DC FLI.

Seat on the Naturopathic Coordinating Council (NCC), International Health Policy Consortium (IHPC), American Association of Naturopathic Physicians House of Delegates (AANP HOD)

Professional relationships with the AANP’s Board of Directors, Council on Naturopathic Medical Education, Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND), Natural Doctors International (NDi), Integrative Health Policy Consortium (IHPC), the American Medical Student Association (AMSA), and all ND schools, etc.

Providing opportunities for students to network with professionals and practitioners

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