About the BMSSA


The Biomedical Sciences Student Association (BMSSA) is the governing body of all students enrolled in the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program at Tulane University School of Medicine- including masters, PhD, and MD/PhD students.

Our responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
1) Ensuring distribution of student fees
2) Providing Travel Grants
3) Representing Students at Steering Committee
4) Providing Guidance for Students
5) Organizing Social Events
6) Outreach in the Community

Biomedical Sciences Student Association Constitution (May 2017)

Current Members (2016-2017)

Shantanu Guha
Vice President Secretary Treasurer
Allison Bucsan Lauren Swientoniewski Joy (Joie) Olayiwola
1st Year Rep 2nd Year Rep 3rd Year Rep
Xuanming (Troy) Zhang Alyssa Fears Joseph Hoffman
International Rep Masters Reps PSP Co-Rep
 Ramarao Sure Anatomy + Pathology: Kasra Mansourian

Molecular Genetics: Bruno Aurnhammer

Micro&Immuno: Khizir Qureshi

Pharmacology: Joshua Sethi

Physiology: Hunter Douglas

Biochemistry: Jacqueline Turcuit

Rachel Sabol & Tiffany Kaul