McMaster University

Medical Sciences
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As one of the largest graduate programs in the Faculty of Health Sciences, with students in diverse fields of research, the MMSSA aims to unite the Medical Science students through organized social and academic events.

This year, we are pleased to present: Welcome Week, End of the Year, Halloween, Valentine's Day, and St. Patrick's Day Socials, as well as bi-monthly #MedSciNChill events and many more! Come out and join us!

Meet the 2017-2018 Executive Committee


Puja Bagri

Puja Bagri, Co-President

Degree: PhD Candidate

Supervisor: Charu Kaushic

An interesting fact about Puja: Her super power is speed reading, and growing up, she dreamt of becoming a PI...private investigator (i.e. Nancy Drew).


Emma Price

Emma Price, Co-President

Degree: MSc Candidate

Supervisor: Gail Gauvreau

An interesting fact about Emma: She has been swimming with penguins and sharks.



Cynthia Monaco

Tamana Yousof, VP Academic Affairs

Degree: MSc Candidate

Supervisor: Richard Austin

An interesting fact about Tamana: She has jumped out of a plane 150,000 ft in the sky (we should all go skydiving together)

Angela Huynh

Colleen Mackenzie, VP Social Affairs

Degree: MSc Candidate

Supervisor: Damu Tang

An interesting fact about Colleen: She is a huge foodie and in an alternative life would love to be a food critic (ask her for restaurant reccomendations)!


Angela Huynh

Simona Gabriele, VP Communications

Degree: MSc Candidate

Supervisor: Michael Stacey

An interesting fact about Simona: She is a fitness & nutrition enthusiast, loves to travel and can shred Jini Hendrix' Purple Haze on the electric guitar.