Class of 2021: Doctors Manitoba Mentorship Program Application Now Live!

As promised, the student sign up for the Doctors Manitoba Mentorship Program is now live. This mentorship program was developed in a partnership with Doctors Manitoba, Max Rady College of Medicine Student Affairs, Professional Association of Residents and Interns in Manitoba (PARIM) and the MMSA. Its first iteration ran over the 2016-2017 year and we have made […]

Residency Profiles by the CFMS Wellness Committee

The CFMS Wellness Committee has compiled a repository of information about life in various residency programs from residents themselves! Remember, these are snapshots from a couple of residents from each program so if you’re interested in a program, especially when preparing for electives/Med 4, try and do electives in those programs or reach out to […]

MMSA Representative to Doctors Manitoba now a full voting member!

The MMSA is excited to announce that the MMSA representative on the Doctors Manitoba Board of Directors will now be a full voting member! Doctors Manitoba has been working closely with the MMSA over the last couple of years in supporting MMSA initiatives such as funding all interest group activities, hosting town halls, developing the […]

Joule Innovation Challenge – Apply now!

This week, Joule is launching its first Innovation Challenge and asking CMA members to send ideas for a product using 3D printing that could ultimately lead to improving a patient’s quality of life. Ideas can be submitted through Joule’s innovation platform, powered by Output at joule.cma.ca. The intention is to create a community where physicians […]

Why Academic Integrity is High Stakes in Medical School

MARCH 3, 2017 —  On my first day of medical school, I gathered with approximately 110 of my fellow classmates, donned a starched and creased white coat, and promised, in front of our friends and family, to “First, do no harm” throughout our careers. We were eager, excited and ready to begin, and dove headfirst into […]

Doctors Manitoba Physician and Family Support Program

Did you know that MMSA members are eligible to access the Doctors Manitoba Physician and Family Support Program? This is a confidential, comprehensive resource program available 24/7 designed to provide you with support to manage issues at school, work or at home including confidential counselling, legal support and many other services. For more information on […]

Chris Briggs and Pavel Yarmak join the CFMS Leadership!

Congratulations are in order for University of Manitoba’s Christopher Briggs and Pavel Yarmak who were successful in their applications to the CFMS Leadership Team. Christopher Briggs will be the new National Officer of Reproductive and Sexual Health and Pavel Yarmak will be the new National Officer of Information Technology Jr. There was incredible engagement from […]