We’re excited to announce the election of the 2018-2018 MMSA Council! There were numerous competitive races, with over 25 students nominated for positions, and over 50% voter turnout. Without further ado: Senior Stick: Gurmeet Sohi Honorary Senior Stick: Dr. William Libich Vice-Stick Internal: Alyssa Archibald Vice-Stick External: Christopher Briggs (previously elected) CFMS Junior: Achieng Tago […]
Registration for this year’s Wellness Month Challenge has begun!!! This month (Jan16- Feb 10) includes challenges based on the “4 pillars of wellness”: nutrition, mental health, physical health and social balance. Students from Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Medical Rehabilitation are participating to increase awareness about student wellness and have the opportunity to win prizes like […]
Thanks to everyone who came out to this year’s MMSA Winter Formal and made it such a great time! Check out pictures from the evening here!
Picture it: a dimly lit room, a mysteriously shadowed doctor, the absence of some critical PPE component and on the examination table, a corpse being autopsied in near darkness. In a matter of minutes, key forensic results are produced and the case is solved! This is a common representation of pathology in the media and […]
Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Winter Formal! Click here for more info.
This year’s annual MMSA Coffeehouse was hosted at the West End Cultural Centre. The event hosted performers from all 4 years – arguably the Med 1s stole the show though! Thank you so much to everyone that came out as well as all the amazing performers. The night was a huge success with all proceeds […]
IMPORTANT REMINDER: In consideration of the recently completed UMFA strike, Awards UGME and the MMSA would like to remind you that the application deadline date for the Annual MMSA Awards has been extended to Monday December 5, 2016. Students in the Classes of are eligible to apply for one or more of the following Annual […]
This Holiday season, CAHE and IHPG are running a toy drive in support of Niji Mahkwa School. There are 308 students, ranging between nursery school and grade 8. We hope to collect enough toys to make sure every child goes home with a present; presents should be $20 value or less and ages range from […]
The MMSA Executive convened this evening, November 2nd 2016, for our monthly council meeting; one topic of discussion was the recent UMFA strike. Following brief deliberation, the MMSA Executive voted unanimously in support of the UMFA’s decisions over the past few weeks and the motives behind their strike. Though the demands of the medical curriculum […]
“I’ve always known theoretically that the scope of practice of family physicians in rural areas is impressive, but I didn’t realize just how extensive their scope was until I was working alongside them,” said Sara Matyas, now in her 3rd year of medical school at the Max Rady College of Medicine. The robust and diverse […]