Medical Student Section

The purpose of the MMA-MSS is to:

  • Provide a policy forum for the student members of MMA-MSS.
  • Encourage and support student member involvement in legislative matters affecting all aspects of the medical field, including authoring of resolutions and/or participating in advocacy.
  • Unite in purpose with school medical student chapters in Maine, as well as the physician components of the American Medical Association and Maine Medical Association, where common interests are served.

Membership in the MMA MSS is open to all medical student members of the Maine Medical Association who are enrolled at Tufts University School of Medicine-Maine Track (Tufts Maine Track) or University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNECOM).  There are no dues charged to be a member of the MMA as a student or to join the Medical Student Section.


MSS Co-Chairs
UNECOM Co-Chair: Joanna Sajdlowska, OMS-2
Tufts Maine Track Co-Chair: Tyler Lang, M22

Legislative Chair 
Nathaniel Meyer, Tufts Maine Track M22

Community Service Chair 
Tad Olsen, Tufts Maine Track M21

Membership Chair 
Laura Knapik, UNECOM OMS-2

Maine Medical Association Board of Directors Medical Students
Jennifer Marsidi, UNECOM OMS-3
Taylor Ouelette, UNECOM OMS-3

UNECOM At-large Voting Members
Ellen Reidy, OMS-2
Riley Heroux, OMS-1
Arjun Mann, OMS-1
Brigita Ulevicius, OMS-1

UNECOM Voting Alternate At-large Member
Abigail Hatch, OMS-2

Tufts Maine Track At-large Voting Members
Austin Brown, M23
Hannah Martin, M21
Alison Omsberg, M23
Katie Stevenson, M22



For more information about the MMA-MSS, contact:

Susan Kring, Outreach Director & Grants Manager
Maine Medical Association