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 […]

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 […]

CCME Art Exhibit – Call for Submissions

The Canadian Conference on Medical Education 2017 will be held in Winnipeg April 29-May 2, 2017. This affords the opportunity for students who are artistically inclined to submit their submissions for the exhibit and easily attend the live exhibit, if your piece is selected. If you have any artistic talents, I would highly encourage you […]

CFMS Communique – October 15, 2016

In This Communiqué… 1) Congratulations to the 2016 CMHF Award Recipients! 2) Get involved with the CFMS! – Fall Call for Nominations (Deadline: October 22, 2016) 3) Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership – Call for Applicants (Deadline: December 15, 2016) 4) North American Refugee Health Conference – Call for Abstracts (Deadline: January 16, 2017) 5) McMaster University Medical Journal – Call […]