Student Committee on Medical School Affairs (SCOMSA)

Advisor: Dr. Angela Jackson,


  • Sara Shoushtari, Chair
  • Xaver Audhya, Vice Chair
  • Arturo Toro, Treasurer
  • Katie Dam, Social Chair
  • Rose Zhao, Secretary
  • Carolyn Wilson, Third Year Officer
  • Jae Cho, Fourth Year Officer


  1. To act as the representative body for pre-doctoral medical students in Boston University School of Medicine. To maintain a body of funds and values obtained by collection of an annual fee from its student constituents, and by other means, and to disburse these and all other monies of values in this body of funds in the interests of the student body.
  2. To hear and solicit students’ opinions concerning issues which may be of interest or importance to them, and to keep the student body informed on all such matters. A liaison position will be held open for a representative of the graduate student body.
  3. To facilitate the participation of students in the decision-making and policy-implementing processes at BUMC.
  4. To promote reciprocal and constructive communications between faculty and students.