Meet the graduate students serving on the Health Sciences Graduate Students’ Association Executive Committee.
Each spring, the Executive members of the HSGSA are decided in the annual General Election. Each graduate student enrolled in Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba gets a vote, and candidates campaign on issues that affect graduate student life.
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The University of Manitoba Graduate Students’ Association is the parent organization of the HSGSA, which represents all graduate students at the University of Manitoba.
The Canadian Student Health Research Forum offers a one-week program aimed to network, showcase and recognize health research trainees through an adjudicated presentation of their research, participation in CIHR-led career development seminars and the presentation of a symposium by world renowned, leading–edge scientists.Read more
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.Read more
Nominations are now being accepted for the HSGSA’s Ed Kroeger Mentorship Award, which recognizes excellence and distinction in mentorship, teaching, and research. Dr. Edwin A. Kroeger has set the highest example of mentorship by providing an environment for students to reach their fullest potential and the HSGSA is pleased to offer this award in his name.
The Dr. Patrick Choy Distinguished Lectureship is held each year in honour of Dr. Patrick Choy, an internationally recognized leader in the study of cardiovascular phospholipids and lipoproteins. The 2017 Guest was Dr. Alan Bernstein, President & CEO of CIFAR, a Canadian-based global research organization addressing important questions facing our world.
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!