MUSIG x Gatineau MSK Ultrasound

MUSIG – Gatineau will be joining forces with the PoCUS ultrasound interest group of University of Ottawa to throw an MSK ultrasound event at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine! All McGill Medicine students located at the Gatineau campus and University of Ottawa students are more than welcome for this event.

WHEN: November 20th, at 5-8 PM.

WHERE: Roger Guindon campus, University of Ottawa.

For more information, please refer to our Facebook page.

To participate please contact our Gatineau representant at cyril.boulila@mail.mcgill.ca.

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Lung, Subxiphoid & AAA Ultrasound

MUSIG will be hosting a Lung, SubX, and AAA Ultrasound workshop this month. Come check out our new Butterfly iQ -Ultrasound machines! Participants will be able to try these state of the art, handheld ultrasound machines for themselves!

This is a SCAN AND BE SCANNED session. Please dress appropriately. If you do not wish to be scanned please indicate this in the sign-up sheet, and we will try our best to accommodate.

WHEN: Wednesday, November 20, 2019

WHERE: McIntyre Medical Building. rm 202/203

SESSION 1: 6 – 7:30pm – 9 students
SESSION 2: 7:30 – 9:00pm – 9 students

The Sign-up sheet will be found on our Facebook page. 

 

****KEY POINTS****
There are a limited number of spots available per session. If the number of people who sign up exceeds the number of spots, those who signed up will be selected randomly. The random selection will take place on Saturday, Nov 16th. The selected names will be posted in the comment section of this event.

Cardiac/ Resp Workshop

MUSIG will be hosting a Lung and SubX Ultrasound workshop on Tuesday, October 29th and will be using our brand new Butterfly iQ -Ultrasound machines!

Make sure you sign up below and get a chance to try these state of the art, handheld ultrasound machines for yourself!

WHEN: Tuesday October 29, 2019
WHERE: McIntyre Medical Building. rm 204

SESSION 1: 6 – 7:30pm – 9 students
SESSION 2: 7:30 – 9:00pm – 9 students

Spots will be filled on first-come, first-serve basis.
SIGN UP sheet will be available below on Wednesday, October 23 at 12 noon.

See you then!

UPDATE: Event is FULL. Thanks to all participants!

OSCE Prep Day: Thank You!

Our OSCE Prep Day was a blast! We want to congratulate and thank all our participants for their effort, hard work, and dedication during this day. We had a total of 80 participants for our event!

We would also like to thank our MUSIG members involved with the planning of the event and for participating during. Without our tutors, we could not have made it!

For further feedback on our event, please see our feedback section.

Make sure to take a peek at our gallery for more pictures of our event!

Med-1 OSCE Prep Day

2nd annual Med1 OSCE Prep Day at JGH

MUSIG is hosting its 2nd annual Med1 OSCE Prep Day on June 1st at the Jewish General Hospital! Students will receive a complete review of FMD ultrasound concepts and skills to prepare for the FMD Ultrasound OSCE through hands-on training with a focus on OSCE-style cases. Multiple 1.5-hour sessions throughout the day. See you there!

When: 2019-06-01 9:00am-5:00pm
Where: Jewish General Hospital

Who: all students in their first year that desire to review their FMD curriculum before the OSCE. It will be taught by our MUSIG instructors, 3rd and 4th-year medical students!

 

Please sign up on the sheet. There is a 10$ deposit.

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MUSIG Supporting Young Black Students

MUSIG is excited to be collaborating for the first time with McGill’s SYBS (Supporting Young Black Students)! We will be holding a collaborative night on March 29, where we will be teaching high school students the basics of ultrasound and to encourage their passion in health sciences!

We want to thank the SYBS group for this great outreach opportunity. For more information, feel free to take a look at their Facebook page. 

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A Big Thank You #McGill24!

Thank you to everyone who helped support the McGill Ultrasound Interest Group during #McGill24!!! We have managed to raise over 50% of our goal and we can only thank all of you! We are very #McGillProud! We will continue to make efforts and raise money for the remaining 9 weeks of our Seeds of Change so that we may achieve our goal! Please stay tuned for our future events and updates! Thank you again!

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Today is the Day for #mcgill24!

We’d like to thank Dr. Turkdogan and Dr. Fnais, Residents in ENT, for supporting our Seeds of Change Campaign!

Please help support MUSIG during the as we try to obtain two refurbished ultrasound machines so that we can offer supplementary training to McGill medical students! Your generosity will help us ensure the next generation of doctors trained at McGill are the very best Canada has to offer! You can support us through our webpage (link in bio) or help us by sharing our cause with friends and family through social media. #McGill24 #McGillProud @mcgillmed

 

https://www.mcgill.ca/seedsofchange/project/musig-bedside-ultrasound-training-initiative

 

Two Days until McGill 24!

#McGill24—McGill’s Day of Giving—happens on March 13. Your gift on this day goes further than ever. Share your #McGillProud moment and join the cause: https://www.mcgill.ca/giving/mcgill24

Please continue to support us during our Seeds of Change campaign as we trying to obtain two refurbished ultrasound machines so that we can offer supplementary ultrasound training to McGill medical students! You can support us through our webpage which will go live this week!

Your gift will allow us to:

  • Independently own two used ultrasound machines to offer free supplementary ultrasound training to McGill medical students.
  • Offer outreach programs, such as teaching high school students anatomy using ultrasound and training healthcare professionals in low-resources settings to use ultrasound.
  • Bring McGill to the forefront of ultrasound education in Canada

https://www.mcgill.ca/seedsofchange/project/musig-bedside-ultrasound-training-initiative