Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Jeff SAMOSA - South Asian Medical Student Association


Jeff SAMOSA fosters interest in and increases awareness of the South Asian culture at Jefferson. In addition, Jeff SAMOSA provides a peer support group for persons of South Asian descent.

The Diwali Festival is held in the fall and includes a cultural show to celebrate the Festival of Lights. Speaker and discussion panels are held featuring renowned healthcare professionals in the South Asian community. Other events include National Gandhi Day of Service, Bollywood movie screenings, and South Asian mixers.