The first UMANA Medical Convention held in Cleveland, OH in 1955.
UMANA members are dedicated to sharing their professional expertise and cultural heritage with their colleagues and public at large.

Membership is open to students, residents, and graduates of recognized professional schools (medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and affiliates, such as nurses, psychologist, physical therapist, dieticians, etc) as well as graduates of schools beyond the USA and Canada who are interested in pursuing a license in the health professions on North America.

Who can become a member? UMANA welcomes all health care professionals of Ukrainian descent or affinity, with a university degree and a valid license in their area of health care in the USA or Canada.

AFFILIATE: members other than MD, DDS, DO, DC, or Pharmacy
ASSOCIATE: Health care professionals with a degree NOT from a school in the USA or Canada (new immigrants)

How do I become a member? You can fill out the application on-line by visiting our membership application page, or you may call the UMANA national office at (773) 278-6262 to request an application. Please fill out all questions, and do not forget to include your e-mail address.

Board of Directors & Committees List

Please click on the link below to see the current officers serving on the Board of Directors of the National office, presidents of respective Chapters, and chairpersons of our acting committees.

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Become A Member

Get to know and network with health care professionals and others who share similar goals and interests

Unique Medical Journal: the only continually published medical Journal in the Ukrainian language in the world.

Knowing you support the oldest and largest medical association in the diaspora, working to promote the cause of improved health of Ukrainians world-wide.

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