Dec. 6, 2018

Connecting students, faculty and staff of the Cumming School of Medicine to the latest news, events and goings-on.

*Please note:
As the holiday season approaches, CSM Connect will be delivered to your inbox on
Thursday, Dec. 13 and Tuesday, Dec. 18, with regular distribution resuming on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019.
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women | TODAY, 12:15pm More
6th Annual Calgary World Health Organization Simulation (CalWHO) | Jan. 12-13 More
CSM Writer-in-Residence Workshops | Dec. 12
Science in the Cinema: The Perks of being a Wallflower | Jan. 30 More
Dr. Sarah McFarlane, PhD | Work hard, play hard, and follow your passion. More
1989 Montreal massacre redefined engineering prof's career direction. More
United Way campaign ends Dec. 14 – Time is running out to win student scholarships through the 2018 United Way campaign. The CSM is giving away two $2,500 student scholarships; one to the top clinical or basic science department that achieves the highest number of donors and one for the highest amount donated. The final day to give is Friday, Dec. 14. Email Senior Communications Specialist Kyle Marr at for full details. 

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Dr. Breanne Everett, MD | Women’s Executive Network 2018 Canada’s Most Powerful Women Top 100 Award.
TENET i2c: Apply now!
The TENET i2c program facilitates the translation of medical research and discovery into product development and company creation. At the end of the program there is a pitch competition for a $100K prize. The deadline to apply is Dec. 10, 2018.
Apply today!
Annual gas cylinder audit – Air Liquide is conducting an annual audit of gas cylinders starting Dec. 10. Please contact Distribution Services Manager Ron Bailey at for more information. More.
AHS update on Calgary Cancer Centre – Get the latest information and construction update on the Calgary Cancer Centre from Alberta Health Services.
CSM Hacks | Presented by the Office of Faculty Development
Surplus Sales 
Do you need to equip an office on a shoestring budget? Not to worry, just check out the University of Calgary Surplus Sales! These sales usually feature gently used UCalgary office furniture, office supplies, and AV equipment at very reasonable prices. Sales are every second Friday of the month from 12p.m. to 2:30p.m. in the General Service Warehouse. Wondering where that is? Just look for ‘GS’ on the
Main Campus map.

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