SAMS has accomplished much in Syria and impacted many lives but there is more work to be done. SAMS seeks to uplift medical professionals in Syria and beyond and to further support vulnerable populations who are still facing the largest humanitarian crisis of our time. The accomplishments of our members are truly making an impact, and the Syrian-American community across the United States continues to be our largest group of supporters. SAMS seeks to expand its membership by offering unique benefits.  

Membership Benefits:

  • Be part of one of the largest, most trusted, and active medical society with more than 1,500 members across the United States, responding to the crisis in Syria and beyond.
  • Benefit from the whole spectrum of medical and educational activities to include both annual national and international conferences. Discounted fee for SAMS medical conferences that offer CME credit.
  • Volunteer in US community outreach, such as free clinics and health fairs.
  • Support the medical students of Syrian descent by providing scholarships and mentorship opportunities.
  • Participate in professional and educational webinars as well as SAMS social networking activities 
  • Join our ongoing medical missions to Syria’s neighboring countries and beyond to Syrian refugees and underserved host communities who otherwise wouldn’t have access to the lifesaving care they need. 
  • Participate in many social and recreational events held by SAMS chapter
  • Engage in research activities and publications through SAMS sponsored journal medical Journal Avicenna Journal of Medicine.
  • Participate in advocacy activities at the international arena, advocating for medical neutrality and protection of civilians
  • Stay connected with regular updates on humanitarian assistance activities in Syria and neighboring countries 

Other Benefits:

  • Discount on Match MD: SAMS has partnered with MatchMD to provide significant discounts for your after-hours call service and paging to your secure phones. On-Line on-call scheduling makes administration easy and cost-effective. To learn more, please visit MatchMD. You may also contact them via email
  • Discounted Immigration Legal Services: SAMS has partnered with Peter F. Asaad, Esq. and Nadeen Aljijakli, Esq. to assist our members with any legal-related questions and services at discounted immigration legal rates.
  • 10% Discount on Hertz car rental service: 10% Discount on Hertz Daily Member Benefit Rates (car classes A through F Economy 2 Door through Full-size 4 Door). Please contact us at to receive your special membership number.