Miller School of Medicine in Miami, FL of the University of Miami (UM ), ranked by Hispanic Business magazine , as # 5 within the 10 best Schools in the country for Hispanics. The University was founded in Coral Gables, FL. In 2012, USNews ranked it 28th among the 254 most prestigious National Universities
School of Medicine , belonging to Florida State University (FSU), Tallahassee. Ranked # 7 by Hispanic Business magazine in the top 10 best medical schools in the country for Hispanics. It has six campuses across the state.
Morsani School of Medicine , belonging to the University of South Florida (USF), based in the city of Tampa, FL. The University was founded in 1956 and is the third largest university in the state and the ninth in the country.
School of Osteopathic Medicine belonging to Nova Southeastern University (NSU), located in Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL.
Organizations of Medical Professionals Nationwide
American Medical Association (AMA), founded in 1847 with headquarters in Chicago, Il, is the largest association of physicians, both Doctors of Medicine (MD) & Doctors of Medicine and Surgery (DO) and medical students.
Its mission is to address all the health problems of urban populations around the world through interdisciplinary approaches in political leadership, innovative research, evaluation, education and community participation.
National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) founded in 1994 with headquarters in Washington, DC is an organization that represents the interests of Hispanic physicians (45,000 members) in order to improve the coverage disparity of the Hispanic population, in order to improve it.
Associations of Hispanics Healthcare Executives (AHHE), founded in 1988, based in New York City. She is part of NHMA and like her, is dedicated to promoting access to healthcare for the Hispanic Community.
American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS), founded in 1982 in California, currently based in Munster, IN.
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) based in Rolling Meadows, IL.
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS), founded in 1985, based in Chicago, Il, with delegate representation to the ADA.
All of these organizations certify physicians in each of the specialties.
American Society for Mohs Surgery (ASMS), founded in 1990, based in Huntington Beach, CA
American College of Surgeons (ACS), founded in 1913, based in Chicago, IL. Its members are referred to as “Fellows”, which can be translated in this case as “Member”. The acronym FACS in English “Fellow American College of Surgeons” indicated after the name of the doctor, means education and training and sufficient training as a professional of surgery and that has been approved according to the standards of the College of Surgeons.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), founded in 1931, has 7,000 member surgeons based in Arlington Heights, IL.
Organizations of Medical Professionals in the State
Florida Medical Association (FMA), founded in 1874 from the actions of ten doctors from six counties in the state. Its headquarters are located in Tallahassee, FL. It has the representation of more than 20 thousand doctors from the State of Florida.
Florida Osteopathic Physicians Association (FOMA), founded in 1904, its headquarters are in the city of Tallahassee, FL.