Come and hear from your fellow students about their elective experiences, plan your electives and ask your burning questions.
Learn more about the Medical College of Canada and USMLE Exams, what past successful students recommend to achieve the best on these exams. In addition, educational seminars geared towards the USMLE and MCC exams will be planned throughout the year.
After your medical degree, residency in North America may be an option, we want to help educate you about the process in applying for this. In addition you will hear from past NAMSA students who have been successful in securing a residency position.
Hear your University of Sydney Alumni who have continued their training in Australia as an intern, and their suggestions on how to be a successful intern
Get amongst it!
THE NAMSA TEAM
On 4 September 2017 at 5:30 pm–7:30 pm, NAMSA held its annual Residency Night and its AGM, which involved the election of its new officers for 2017–2018. Thanks to all who expressed an interest in a position. Congratulations and best of luck to those that have gained positions; may you ensure that NAMSA goes from Read more about Welcome, NAMSA Executive 2017–18[…]
Monday, 4 September 2017 at 5:30 pm, with pizza and soda Kerry Packer Education Center, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown 2050 “Want to know what you need to do to get into a residency program in North America? Come by the NAMSA Residency Night and get the most up-to-date information on the application process, timelines, Read more about Residency Night and Elections[…]
Education Night 2017 is coming up soon, with NAMSA Vice-President Steven Campbell and NAMSA Education Officer Pravin Thomas organizing this informative session, with pizza and drinks per usual. Get keen and go! ____ NAMSA Education Night 2017 Thursday, 27 July 2017 at 6 pm, with pizza and drinks from 5:30 pm Kerry Packer Education Center, Read more about Education Night 2017[…]
USMLE: Infectious Diseases Seminar 10 May 2017 at 6 pm Kerry Packer Education Center “Infectious Diseases bugged you in Foundations? Scared of learning about the stages of Lyme disease on your own? Think Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever is an American band? Then come to NAMSA’s first USMLE prep session on Infectious Diseases. “A lot of Read more about USMLE: Infectious Diseases Seminar[…]
Electives/Overseas Core Block Night 8 June 2017 at 7 pm Kerry Packer Education Center “NAMSA welcomes students of the Sydney Medical Program to our annual Electives Night. This will be a useful session for students interested in Elective or Overseas Year 4 Core Block placement (Pacific Bridge Initiative) in North America. “You will hear from Read more about Electives/Overseas Core Block Night[…]
In addition to social nights, NAMSA will be hosting a number of helpful events to support you professionally via information but also via networking. The following events have been scheduled and confirmed for 2017, so you can diarize these if you’re keen to come! • March 16, 2017: NAMSA Welcome (for members’ slides, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org) • June Read more about Events 2017[…]
At the NAMSA welcome meeting, there was some discussion regarding changes to required exams for Canadian residency training. In brief, the Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination (MCCEE) will no longer be required. For further details, those interested in residency training in Canada are directed to http://www.mccevolution.ca/, published by the Medical Council of Canada (Le Conseil médical Read more about Changes to Canadian residency training[…]
Place: Kerry Packer Education Centre, Auditorium 4.1 • 5:30 pm: Pizza • 6:00 pm: Welcome meeting commencement The University of Sydney’s North American Medical Student’s Association would like to invite all students to it’s annual ‘Welcome Meeting’! The event will take place at RPA in the Clinical School KPEC Auditorium 4.1. Entrance is on Johns Read more about NAMSA Welcome Meeting 2017[…]
On 8 September 2016 at 5:30 pm–7:30 pm, NAMSA held its annual Residency Night and its AGM, which involved the election of its new officers for 2016–2017. Thanks to all that put their names into the hat for positions and congratulations and all the best to those that have gained positions. The following positions have Read more about Residency Night 2016 and NAMSA Executive 2016–2017![…]
ERAS tokens can be requested from June 23rd. Just in case you need some motivation, that would be: