Canadian Medical Association General Council Highlights!

From August 20-23, we had the opportunity to attend the Canadian Medical Association’s (CMA’s) 150th Annual Meeting and General Council (GC), as part of a program designed to get more students, residents and early-career physicians involved: the CMA Ambassador Program with the support of Doctors Manitoba. In case you didn’t know, GC occurs every year […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

CaRMS Interview Training Day

Doctors Manitoba and the Canadian Medical Association will be hosting the 3rd annual CaRMS Interview Training Day on Saturday January 7, 2017. Residents who have experienced the interview process will ask typical interview questions, provide feedback on your answers, and lead discussions in an informal group setting. Med 4’s – check your emails for registration […]

CMA General Council: Next Steps

In August, we had the opportunity to attend the Canadian Medical Association’s (CMA’s) 149th Annual Meeting and General Council (GC), as part of a program designed to get more students, residents and early-career physicians involved: the CMA Ambassador Program. In case you didn’t know, GC is like the Parliament of medicine and welcomes over 600 […]

A picture of the MMSA/PARIM delegation to CMA GC 2016

CMA General Council 2016

This week, four MMSA representatives joined hundreds of physicians from across Canada in Vancouver for the 149th annual CMA General Council. There, we made connections with other medical student, resident, and physician leaders and discussed important issues such as wellness, marijuana, medical assistance in dying, and indigenous health. If you’d like to find out more, […]