Canadian Federation of
Medical Students

Partnerships

Your National Officer of Partnerships is Ushma Purohit ([email protected]) from the University of Toronto. She Chairs the Partnerships Committee composed of the following members:

Global health opportunities are available to all Canadian medical students through effective communication, collaboration, and coordination with relevant global health organizations. The National Officer of Partnerships, alongside the Partnerships Committee, aims to improve the accessibility of these global health opportunities for medical students through the effective establishment, development, and maintenance of partnerships. 

At the 2019 Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS) Annual General Meeting, delegates voted on the top priority for the 2019-2020 year for each of the CFMS portfolios. The top priority for Global Health was to expand on its partnership portfolio. Taking this into serious consideration, the Partnerships Committee has significantly expanded its scope and focused on establishing global health partnerships beyond our pre-existing one with the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations. 

CFMS Global Health Partners:

The following are a list of partners associated specifically with our Health and Environment Adaptive Response Taskforce (HEART)