Membership Benefits

Uniting Naturopathic Medical Students Across North America

  • Chapters at all 8 Accredited Naturopathic Medical Schools in North America
  • Communication Platform for all NMSA Members
  • NMSA Monthly Newsletter
  • Leadership Development and Training
  • Representing Student Voice & Supporting Student Efforts

NMSA MEMBER BENEFITS

WHAT DO YOU GET FOR BEING AN NMSA MEMBER?

discounts

DISCOUNTS

NPLEX prep, books, conference discounts, and more!

MONTHLY TRAVEL GRANTS

NMSA FELLOWSHIPS

Resources FOR SUCCESS

Business Resources NMSA-INM Business Series

AND MORE!

Additional Memberships Free With Your NMSA Membership

** As an NMSA member you also receive a free membership to the organizations above. 

You MUST select the association you would like to be registered for at the time of enrollment. 


NMSA Events & Opportunities

Events:
  • NMSA Annual Conference
  • NMSA Cup
  • The Great Naturopathic Business Pitch
  • Naturopathic Medicine Week Challenge
  • NMSA International and Local Chapter Events
Opportunities:
  • Networking and Mentorship Opportunities
  • Professional Development Opportunities

Advocacy & Legislation

NMSA represents the voice of all ND students by:

  • Writing position papers to state/provincial and federal government
  • Writing letters supporting state/provincial-level licensing and scope expansion 
  • Sending in-person delegates to represent at public hearings and planning tables
  • Connect with national and state associations through NMSA
  • Attend Washington, D.C., Federal Legislative Initiative (DCFLI) by the AANP

NMSA Memberships

Student Member will be a naturopathic medical student currently enrolled in a college of naturopathic medicine recognized by the CNME as an accredited or candidate school or a naturopathic medical student graduating within the same calendar year.

Student Members will be empowered with full rights and privileges to have voice in the business of the NMSA, and to vote and to hold office, in the manner described in these bylaws and the organization policy documents.

Naturopathic medical students enrolled in a CNME eligible program may be eligible for conditional chapter formation and membership. Conditional membership status is granted at the discretion of the Executive Board and is contingent upon the participating naturopathic medical program meeting accreditation benchmarks set by the CNME.

Legacy Member will be a naturopathic physician who is a graduate of a college of naturopathic medicine recognized by the CNME or its federally recognized successor agency that is acceptable to the CNME wishing to support the purposes of this organization  and who is individually recognized as appropriate by the board or its designee.

Legacy Members may not vote and may not serve as Officers of the NMSA.

Affiliate Member will be a student, or practitioner, of a licensed healthcare profession other than naturopathic medicine or an undergraduate student. 

Affiliate Members may not vote and may not serve as Officers of the NMSA.