The Stanford Medical Alumni Association, SMAA, was founded in 1950 as a benefit for graduates of Stanford Medical School. Our mission is to improve the quality of the Stanford medical training experience by supporting projects and services which improve the education of "America's Doctors."


The SMAA represents your interests to the Medical School administration and serves important roles in several committes;

The SMAA provides essential funding for key medical school functions;

The SMAA co-sponsors or contributes to important medical school events;

The SMAA is your voice in recognizing outstanding contributions to the medical school community by annualing awarding;

The SMAA helps you stay in touch with your classmates and the Stanford University School of Medicine by publishing;

The SMAA is continually striving to obtain discounts and benefits for its members, and is at the forefront of developing electronic media benefits through its new web site, Stanford MD.