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...

Sports Exchange

The annual NZMSA sports exchange was held in Christchurch this year on the 21st-23rd of July. A group of about 20 wellington students made the trip down, despite the weather, to battle it out against the other schools. The weekend started off with a flat crawl, which...

Masterchef Masterclass!

On a humble Thursday evening after four hours of lectures and tutorials, a group of 25 students from 4th and 5th year made their way to the University café so they could experience some exciting ethnic cuisine. Everyone was hungry and keen to learn and taste some new...

Wilderness Weekend

Wilderness Weekend 2017 was a weekend of adventure and the perfect introduction into wilderness medicine for our group of eager fourth and fifth year medical students. We had the immense privilege of spending time with an awesome cohort of tutors, who shared their...

Pink Ribbon Breakfast

On the 11th of May, the Wellington Medical Students Association hosted a Pink Ribbon Breakfast in the Medical School, to raise funds for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation. Breast cancer is the leading cancer diagnosis in New Zealand women, with over 3000 new...