August 23, 2018

Connecting students, faculty and staff of the Cumming School of Medicine
to the latest news, events and goings-on.
SURE (Summer Undergraduate Research Experience) Research Day | Aug. 24 More
Mysterious Barricades - a concert for suicide awareness, prevention & hope | Sept. 7 More
United Way BBQ, hosted by UCMG Billing Services | Aug. 28 More
APPROACH 2018 Annual General Meeting | Sept. 18 & 19
#MeToo and the medical profession | More
Fresh look, new coffee at PurEatery | More
Graduate students, apply for the chance to support ventures who have been accepted into the CDL Rockies program. Students are engaged with the CDL ventures from the start – working with the CDL team on the initial due diligence of the applicants and the selection process itself. Each student is then matched with one of the ventures entering the program.

For more information or to apply for this incredible learning opportunity, contact Michael Robinson from the Haskayne School of Business at
For more on entrepreneurship and opportunities available, visit
Laura Palmer | 2018 Jon Meddings Leadership Award
Have you been recognized with an award for excellence in research or education? Share your success!
Cancer Centre construction to impact access to Hospital Drive
Drivers and pedestrians will notice construction on Hospital Drive as duct installation takes place at the Calgary Cancer Centre. The work began on Aug. 22 and is expected to last eight to 10 weeks.

Central Parkade construction update
The new Central Parkade at Foothills Medical Centre is nearly complete, which is going to impact parking for many employees who drive.

For more on facilities updates, visit
Foothills campus bike survey
Just one week left to participate in the Alberta Health Services survey related to cycling to and from Foothills Medical Centre (FMC). AHS is developing a bike strategy to enhance the experience of cyclists and those they share the roads and pathways with. The goal is to encourage more cyclist visits to FMC. A confidential survey to help inform that strategy is open until Aug. 30. Complete the survey.

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