Dr. Forough Khadem Award Recipients

Dr. Forough Khadem Award Recipients

Meet the recipients of the 2021 Forough Khadem Award. Romaniya (Roma) Zayats (PhD) During her undergraduate degree, Roma was a student volunteer for the St. John Ambulance at the University of Manitoba. She was trained as a Medical First Responder

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Our Executive

Our Executive

Meet the graduate students serving on the Health Sciences Graduate Students’ Association Executive Committee.

COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates

Dear Health Sciences Students, We hope you are all doing well given the circumstances. We are truly sorry that you have had to suspend your research due to precautions taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In line with recommended

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Visit the UMGSA

The University of Manitoba Graduate Students’ Association is the parent organization of the HSGSA, which represents all graduate students at the University of Manitoba.

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HSGSA Volunteer Program

HSGSA Volunteer Program

Students volunteering their time and expertise to the Health Sciences Graduate Students’ Association (HSGSA) provide a critical service to the University of Manitoba by furthering its mission to teaching, research, social enterprise and public service.

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Ed Kroeger Mentorship Award

Ed Kroeger Mentorship Award

The recipient of Dr. Ed Kroeger Mentorship Award for this year is Dr. Silvia Alessi-Severini, Associate Professor in the College of Pharmacy. Dr. Alessi-Severini was chosen for the Ed Kroeger Mentorship award because of her role in advocating for her students and the students in her department, and for going above and beyond to ensure students receive the training and assistance they require to be successful.

Lounge

Lounge

Health Sciences graduate students have a lounge on the fourth floor of the Brodie Centre (402 Brodie), at the end of the hallway on the right. Come watch satellite TV, play some video or board games, and enjoy your lunch. You can also book the room for student events! Due to the recent Covid-19 pandemic and in line with recommended precautions by the University and public health officials, We are limiting the number of people who can access the lounge to two people at any given time. Please adhere to social distancing and kindly clean your space before you leave