Who won the 2019 AMA student sponsorships?

June 3, 2019

The Committee on Student Affairs recently met to review sponsorship applications. Although the CSA felt all events were valuable, with recent changes to the funding criteria some events fell out-of scope of the competition. Based on funding criteria and the individual components of the application, the committee chose the following projects/events to receive funding.

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. AMSCAR
    2. Political Advocacy Day
    3. Palliative Care Skills Night
    4. Decolonizing Healthcare Congress Day
    5. Canadian Doctors for Medicare University of Alberta Student Chapter (CDM)
    6. Indigenous Health Elective & Lunch n' Learn Series
    7. Create, Collaborate, Connect
    8. Resourceful(I): Sustenance, Stories, and Support
    9. Re-thinking Palliative Care
    10. Gender and Sexual Diversity: Transgender Healthcare Primer
    11. SHINE Indigenous Wellness Group New Initiatives
    12. Student Run Simulation Team Training
    13. Evidence Based Undergraduate Skill Series (EBUSS)
    14. Interprofessional Collaboration through Simulation
    15. Incorporating an Acute Conflict Training Workshop into the University of AB's MD Curriculum
    16. Doctors Against Tragedies: Interactive Cannabis Education Workshop
    17. MEDEx

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


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