19 student-run initiatives awarded funding from sponsorship program

May 4, 2021

The Committee on Student Affairs recently met to review sponsorship applications. The Committee chose the following projects/events to receive funding. An email from the AMA to all organizers will be sent out with more information.

Please note: the full amount of funding requested in the application may not have been approved. Please contact Jennifer McCombe for more information on the amount of funding your project can expect to receive.

  1. Political Advocacy Day 2021
  2. Suicide Prevention Skills Training
  3. Canadian Doctors for Medicare
  4. Mental Health Week (University of Alberta)
  5. Mental Health Week (University of Calgary)
  6. Immigrant and Refugee Perspectives in Health Care
  7. Palliative and End of Life Care Night
  8. Menagerie MCAT, Admissions and Mentorship Program (MMAM)
  9. AMSCAR 2022
  10. Global Health Conference
  11. Obliquity: Workshop Series
  12. Med Fit Edmonton
  13. The Med Student Experience – A Podcast
  14. Leaders in Medicine Symposium
  15. Bench to Bedside Translational MEDx Talks
  16. University of Alberta Medical Journal (UAMJ)
  17. The Life Saver Debate
  18. Canadian Ophthalmology Student Interest Group (COSIG) Virtual Conference
  19. Internal Medicine Interest Group (IMIG) Speed Dating

Congratulations to all recipients. We wish you success with your event/initiative!

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