A picture of Gurmeet, the MMSA VSE

2017-2018 MMSA Council Elections!

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 […]

Wellness Month Challenge

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 […]

Pathology: Clearing Up Facts and Fiction

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 […]

Reminder: Annual MMSA Award Deadline!

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 […]

Toy Drive for Niji Mahkwa School!

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 […]

MMSA Stance on UMFA Strike

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 […]