CFMS AGM – 3 MB Students Elected!

The MMSA would like to formally congratulate 3 of our students who were elected to positions within the CFMS Board of Directors for 2019-2020! Congratulations to Achieng Tago, Henry Li, and Helen Teklemariam!    

New Attendance Policy Made Simple!

Here is UGME’s new policy on attendance. If you’re ever confused about what to do when you’re anticipating needing to be absent from a mandatory class, please refer to this flowchart. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the UGME.

Henry Li – Recipient of CMHF Award!

Laureates of the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame cite qualities such as perseverance, collaboration and an entrepreneurial spirit as contributors to their success as national and world health leaders. The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award recognizes medical students who demonstrate these qualities and show outstanding potential as future leaders and innovators of health care […]

Announcement: Awards Eligibility

The College of Medicine has put in place a requirement for recipients of awards/bursary/scholarships to send a thank-you note to the donor. It is always important to take the time to remember the effort and initiative of each donor who established the Max Rady College of Medicine scholarships, prizes or bursaries, either in loving memory […]

Welcome Class of 2023!

A warm welcome to the class of 2023! Congratulations on entering the Max Rady College of Medicine here at the University of Manitoba. You’re in for a crazy 4 years (and beyond, as you complete residency), but we’re here to help you through it. The Manitoba Medical Students’ Association (MMSA) is here to serve you and […]

Student Initiative Grant Recipients – Spring 2019

The MMSA Student Initiative Grants (SIG) program was developed to ensure that Manitoba medical students have the opportunity to obtain funding for their innovative projects and initiatives. Applications are evaluated on their enhancement of the experience of Manitoba medical students, enhancement of the local, provincial, and national community, as well as the level of planning […]

Provincial Lobby Day 2019

Every year a team of U of M medical students meet with various MLAs from the NDP, Conservative, and Liberal parties to discuss health issues that are important for the health of all Manitobans. This year, they focussed on promoting Harm Reduction, a population health strategy that aims to ameliorate the harms associated with multiple […]

Humans of CaRMS – Internal Medicine 6

Internal Med – UBC Med 3 Internal Med core rotation Absolutely… I would not have been competitive for this program without an elective here. Bsc Med Program Start personal letters early (they can be challenging to do well, and likely carry a lot of weight on file review), prep for interviews, and work hard on […]

Humans of CaRMS – Radiology

Radiology, Toronto February in third year Yes. My electives reaffirmed my choice of specialty. Med 1 – travelled and did exposures, Med 2 – research project Interviewing and facetime with different schools relax a bit more received good feedback from all of my clerkship rotations Stay open minded and treat every rotation as if you […]