Welfare Week 2018

Welfare Week 2018

Welfare week was a great success this year – with daily events throughout the week to boost everyone’s spirits. Monday featured an assortment of board games and snacks in the common room. This was a hit during lunchtime and provided a cure to the old ‘Mondayitis’. On...
Wilderness Workshop 2018

Wilderness Workshop 2018

On the 8th of September a group of Wellington’s  4th and 5th year medical students took part in Wilderness Workshop. Held in the medical school and the Mt Victoria town belt, it was a rip-roaring day full of practical workshops, interesting presentations, and...
Sports Exchange 2018

Sports Exchange 2018

On the 2nd of June it was time to kick off the much awaited NZMSA Sports Exchange for 2018. This annual event has been won by Wellington campus the last 2 years and there was plenty of competition to try and take it away. Over 80 people across Auckland, Christchurch...
NZMSA Education Summit 2018

NZMSA Education Summit 2018

Kia ora WMSA members, Last weekend I had the privilege to attend the NZMSA education summit at the University of Otago Christchurch, along with fellow council members Ellie Baxter, Kate Hippolite, Philip Allan, Tom Knight and Shiva Kalyanasundaram. Despite being stuck...
Pink Ribbon Breakfast 2018

Pink Ribbon Breakfast 2018

The Pink Breakfast was a great success this year, with us managing to raise $1067 for the Breast Cancer Foundation NZ! We decided to do something a bit different with our Pink Breakfast, so instead of hosting it at the Med School, we contacted the one and only Frank,...
Teaching Awards

Teaching Awards

The Wellington Medical Students Association held its annual teaching awards on the 5th October 2017 for clinicians, academics, and administrators involved in teaching medical students. Excellent teaching is key to our learning and enjoyment of the course. We thank all...