IHPG Toy Drive 2018!

Max Rady College of Medicine’s Indigenous Health Promotions Interest Group (IHPG) is hosting their 3rd annual Holiday Toy Drive! We invite you to participate in collecting toys and cash donations for Niji Mahkwa School in Winnipeg’s Point Douglas community. Each year Niji Mahkwa school hosts a Breakfast with Santa for their students, where children get […]

MMSA Awards Deadline Dec 5th 4:00 PM

Please be advised that the deadline for the MMSA Awards is approaching in approximately one month. Application details and deadlines can be found below, as well as on the UGME Calendar, and on Entrada in the “UGME Awards” community. There are 4 awards being proffered at this time, all of which require an excellent record […]

UMJM Call for Submissions!

The University of Manitoba Journal of Medicine (UMJM) is now accepting submission outlines for articles and visual art pieces to be included in our next issue. The theme of our next issue is “The Future of Medicine.” All submissions receive Dean’s Letter Recognition and are eligible for “Outstanding Submission” awards, valued at $150 each (two […]

Linda Lam – Recipient of CMHF Award!

Laureates of the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame cite qualities such as perseverance, collaboration and an entrepreneurial spirit as contributors to their success as national and world health leaders. The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award recognizes medical students who demonstrate these qualities and show outstanding potential as future leaders and innovators of health care […]

A Brief Guide to Finance

  Have your summer escapades completely drained your bank account? Get a financial refresher by reading through the MMSA’s new infographic for an overview of all things related to med school money concerns. This quick read covers topics from scholarships, to getting a line of credit. Check it out on the MMSA’s wellness page, under […]

Interest Group Applications Due June 30th!

A reminder to both new and returning interest groups that forms are due on June 30th, 11:59 PM, and can be submitted to Jaymie Walker, Vice Stick Internal at walkejca@myumanitoba.ca In the spirit of collaboration, similar interest groups are strongly encouraged to apply together. We believe this will lead to a higher calibre of events and […]

Pride in Review!

Another year, another magnificent celebration of Winnipeg Pride! The MMSA was thrilled to see many of our student members participate in various events throughout the duration of Winnipeg Pride, hosted from May 25 – June 3. Events specific to the University of Manitoba included a lunch time drag show hosted in the Brodie Atrium, a […]

The Postl Post – Notes From May 14

Members of the MMSA Council were thrilled to meet with Dr. Postl in an informal meeting on the morning of May 14th. Topics covered in this meeting included security changes at Bannatyne campus, upcoming health and wellness improvements, and issues such as decreased CaRMS match percentage, and increasing university fees for the coming semester. The […]

MMSA 2018-2019 Council Elections Results!

Hi all, Please join me in welcoming and congratulating the MMSA Council Elected for the 2018-2019 Academic Year. Our official handover will happen mid-late April but over the next month, we will start transitioning responsibility. Senior Stick: Christopher Briggs – briggsc4@myumanitoba.ca Vice Stick Internal: Jaymie Walker – walkejca@myumanitoba.ca Vice Stick External: Achieng Tago (previously elected) CFMS Rep Jr: Fatemeh Bakhtiari Senior […]