2022 Schedule:


GNMS Business Meeting

January 26, 2022 at 7:00 pm

Passport Program: 

Introduction to Program


Passport Program:

February 20, 2022, 12:30 pm

Introduction to Program

Registration and Check-In

Topic: Cardiovascular Health
Speaker: Dr. Keith Newby
Screens: BP, A1C, Cholesterol, Weight
Hand-out Information


Match Day Toast with EVMS Medical Students

March 19, 2022, Towne Point Club

Passport Program:

March 20, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: Colon Health and Colon Cancer
Speaker: Dr. Robin Corbett


Annual Board of Directors 

GNMS Business Meeting

April 27, 2022 at 7:00 pm

Passport Program:

April 24, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: Healthy Eating
Speaker: Dr. Sarita Golikeri
Hand-out Information
Cooking Demonstration


Send off for SNMA and Minority Medical Students

May 12, 2022, 6:30 pm

Office of Dr. Brian Johnson

5630 Lowery Road 
Norfolk, Virginia 23502

Passport Program:

May 15, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: Mental Health
Speaker: Dr. Pat King
Panel Discussion
Topic: “Dispelling Myths”


Passport Program:

June 4, 2022, 9am-12pm

Minority Health Careers Fair
Partnership with Hampton Roads Medical Scholars Institute


Membership Drive Social

Date TBD

Passport Program:

July 10, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: How to Properly Use the Emergency Department
Speaker: Dr. Mark Innis 


EVMS Medical Student Welcome Reception with EVMS Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Date: TBD

Passport Program:

August 21, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: Disparities and Health Care
Speaker: Iris Lundy, MHL,BSN, RN


Passport Program:

Thursday, September 9, 2022, 6pm-8pm, Obici Hospital

Screens: PSA, DRE

September 11, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: Prostate Health and Cancer
“The Black Walnut” film showing
Terrance Afer-Anderson, producer of “The Black Walnut” Film
Speaker: Terrance Afer-Anderson


GNMS business meeting

Date: October 27, 2022 at 7pm

Passport to Good Health:

October 9, 2022, 12:30pm

Topic: Breast Health and Cancer Awareness
Speaker: Dr. Lois Davis, EVMS OB Resident
Screens: BP, A1C, Cholesterol, Weight


Friends Giving Dinner with EVMS SNMA

Date: TBD

Food Bank Drive

Date: TBD

Passport to Good Health:

November 20, 2022, 12:30 pm

Topic: Diabetes Awareness and Cooking Demonstration
Speaker: Dr. Olivia Newby


Annual Holiday Celebration with EVMS Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Date: TBD

Passport to Good Health:

December 18, 2022, 12:30 pm

Music, Food and Raffle