Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (AMOPS)
First General Body Meeting
September 13, 2012, 12:00 PM, Serota Building, William Rogers Auditorium, NYCOM.
Our first general meeting was held on Wednesday, September 13, 2012 at 12:00 PM in the
William Rogers Auditorium at NYCOM. All AMOPS officers were present along with
approximately 20 attendees.
The schedule for the year was discussed in addition to the purpose of each meeting.
AMOPS President, Joe Desilets discussed team NYCOM running in the 5th Annual Long Island
Run for the Warriors in Babylon, NY on October 20, 2012. All donations will benefit Hope for
the Warriors, a non-profit foundation which assists combat wounded veterans and their families.
AMOPS Secretary, Daniel Rausa discussed the success of morning and afternoon workouts
and plans to continue them in the future. The workouts seems to be fostering a healthy school
spirit and positive attitude. At the moment, 35 students have signed up to attend the work outs
and each workout has around approximately 10-15 attendees. The importance of maintaining a
healthy lifestyle in med school was also discussed.
First year representative, John Sullivan was elected and his job was explained.
The meeting adjourned at approximately 12:30.
Daniel J. Rausa