About Us

Supporting Greek American medical students and connecting Greek American health providers for over 30 years

The Hellenic-American Medical Society of Southern California (HAMDS) was founded in 1980 in Los Angeles, California. Its founding was initiated by James G. Kallins, M.D., an obstetrician-gynecologist, practicing in the community for 40 years.

Our Mission

To promote the art and science of medicine among physicians, dentists and other health professionals of Hellenic descent, through medical education and social activities. To establish relations with other medical societies in the United States and Canada, Greece, Cyprus and the Hellenic Diaspora and assist physicians of Hellenic origin to secure satisfactory graduate education.

2024 Scholarship Application opening soon!

The Hellenic American Medical And Dental Society of Southern California will soon be now accepting applications for the 2024 cycle! Sign up as a member now and we will keep you updated!

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