Jefferson Muslim Students Association

Membership Eligibility:  All Members of the Jefferson Community

Membership Dues or Fees: None

The purpose of Jefferson Muslim Student Association is to provide services for Muslim members of the Jefferson community and to invite the community at large to participate in Islamic activities and celebrations, and learn about Islam. The Jefferson Muslim Student Association is actively involved in educating healthcare workers on culturally competent care of Muslim patients. The Jefferson Muslim Students Association welcomes all members of the Jefferson community to participate in its activities. The Jefferson Muslim Student Association, previously known as the Islamic Medical Association at Jefferson, has been in existence for 22 years.


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President: Usman Baqai, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Treasurer: Ibrahim Elmaghrbi, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Secretary:  Ifra Sharief, Jefferson College of Pharmacy

Outreach: Adeeba Ghias, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Education Chair: Mohammad Abubaker-Sharif, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Student Organization Advisor: 
Bernard Lopez
, MD, MS, CPE, FACEP, FAAM Dean of Diversity and Inclusion; Department of Office of Diversity and Inclusion
1020 Sansom Street Thompson Philadelphia, PA 19107 | (215) 955-6844