September 27,2018

Connecting students, faculty and staff of the Cumming School of Medicine
to the latest news, events and goings-on.
The Mathison Centre Music and Mental Health Week | Oct. 1-5 More
2018 Health Humanities Symposium | Oct. 18-19
Tell us your thoughts on the new CSM Connect | Oct. 1
2018 Gairdner Lectures with Dr. Davor Solter and Dr. Edward Boyden | Oct. 23 More
Cumming School of Medicine community honours MBT program champion
Student raises funds for better brain programs | More
Have you been recognized with an award for excellence in research or education? Share your success!
Rapid Prototyping for Research
Have you ever wanted to conduct an experiment that you have had in your head, but lacked the device or apparatus? Rapid prototyping can fix that. Rapid prototyping techniques like 3D printing and Arduino programming are becoming more popular in medical research. Get ahead of the times and advance your skills. Attend the Rapid Prototyping workshops and symposium on Oct. 4 & 5.
Register to attend today!

Innovation4Health Hackathon - Apply now!
The i4h hackathon-styled competition is looking for multidisciplinary teams of innovators with expertise in engineering, science, nursing, business, and medicine to develop functional prototypes that address medical challenges. The goal of this program is to bridge the multidisciplinary gap among science, engineering and medicine. i4h hosting its second Health Hack competition focused on
Diagnostics & Monitoring at the University of Calgary this Fall. The deadline to apply is Oct. 11. More
For more on entrepreneurship and opportunities available, visit
Probationary assessments for support staff
As of Sept. 10, probationary assessments for support staff are now completed online through PeopleSoft.
Visit the FAQ to learn more. Managers with probationary employees should log in to to review their upcoming assessments. Click: My Work > Manager Self-Service > Performance Management > Probation Documents.

Call for Nominations | Alumni of Distinction Award for Education
In 2019, the Cumming School of Medicine Alumni of Distinction Award will be presented in recognition of outstanding contributions to education. Nominate a UCalgary Cumming School of Medicine graduate for this prestigious award. Nominations should be submitted to the Alumni Relations Office by Oct, 12.
Click here for more information and to submit your nomination.
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