Special Operations Medic Coalition (SOM+C) has been organized
exclusively for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes under
section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Service Code, or corresponding
section of any future tax code, serving as a resource for Special
Operations Medics through the following activities:
To Unapologetically Support Advancing the Military Special Operations Medic
Special Operations Medic Coalition is the only organization in the world to unapologetically support advancing the military Special Operations Medic through focused educational, professional, and post-military transition assistance.
SOM+C accomplishes this mission by focusing on three C’s; Community, Capabilities, and Career.
Sharing of knowledge and experiences for the support our community, to refine the capabilities of SOF medicine, and advance the careers of the SOF medic.
Goals & Objectives of the 3-C’s
Develop the SOF medic community through increased connections with other tactical, austere, and emergency medical communities in an effort to further research and professional opportunities for the SOF medic during and after military service.
Promote community understanding of the SOF Medic and specific challenges they are faced with.
Strengthen Special Operations Medics as a whole by providing a support system and place to engage fellow USSOF and International SOF Medics in an effort to enhance learning, educational, and personal and professional advancement opportunities.
Enhance SOF Medic abilities by providing access to our exclusive content, high quality education, and resources through our vast medical professional network which spans across multiple military branches, civilian, and international communities.
Equip SOF Medics with valuable support, such as education grants, medical journal publication guidance, and informed professional opportunities.
Support the warrior transition from battlefield provider to the civilian Veteran professional.
Why Special Operations Medics?
Special Operations Medics selflessly sacrifice daily to bring our heroes home. They are a rare breed, and SOM+C is focused on support to help these warriors. They attend some of the harshest training in the military, and work tirelessly on their craft, all the while ignoring personal and professional needs. Special Operations Medics are vital assets to the civilian and military community. SOM+C is here to provide them the support and resources they have earned.