Meet the Team

Stefania Dzieciolowska – MUSIG President

Class of 2021

“I used to be in a Shakespeare Theatre group for many years”

Ian Beamish – Past President

Class of 2021

”Grew up on a dairy and vegetable farm”

Cristina Pop – VP Communications

Class of 2021

The first time I saw my heart on an echocardiogram was during a MUSIG event, when I was teaching some first year medical students!

Noémie Maynard – Communication Officer

Class of 2022

”My favorite candy is sour patch kids, but I am sadly not related to the Maynards company”

Ellen Dunbar-Lavoie – VP Education

Class of 2021

”I used to foster baby raccoons with my Mom!”

Jad Alkass – Education Officer

Class of 2023

”Used to swim on a team until I injured my shoulder… during warm up!”

Marie Picard – VP Outreach

Class of 2022

”Use to work in a canoe-camping camp”

Zahra Talat – Outreach Officer

Class of 2022

”My last name is a palindrome”

Jessica Villeneuve – VP MTL-SONO

Class of 2022

”I have been teaching ballet for 5 years”

Pier-Luc Parent – MTL-SONO Officer

Class of 2023

”I was raised by wolves, I’m good with my hands and I dislike steamed Brussel sprouts”

Karl Yared – VP Fundraising

Class of 2021

”I speak 6 languages and my first was a mix of 3 of them. This makes filling forms quite difficult sometimes”

Maria Giannoumis – Fundraising Officer

Class of 2022

”I am a proud ex-mathlete”

Magdalena Peeva – VP Operations

Class of 2022

”My last name means to sing (in Bulgarian) and I can’t sing (but that does’t stop me from doing it)”

Nardin Farag – Operations Officer

Class of 2023

”I have already milked a cow”

Tiffany Mach – VP Research

Class of 2022

”My favourite food in the world is burrata cheese even though I’m lactose intolerant”

Natanel Sebag – Research Officer

Class of 2021

”My favorite sport is basketball, even though I dislocated my finger seven times, fractured an ankle and sprained both ankles while playing”

Victor Kang – VP Finance

Class of 2022

”I speak 5 languages, competitive Overwatch player”

Jimmy Ming-Yang Hsu – MTL-SONO consultant

Class of 2023

”Love Dungeons and Dragons!”

Iain McPhee – External consultant

Class of 2022

”My name, Iain, is from the traditional Scottish Gaelic language, and translates to ‘John’ in English”

Simon Bichara-Allard – Gatineau Representative

Class of 2022

”I actually first thought MUSIG was a music interest group, at least we work with sound waves so I can’t complain”

Ravi Datar – Med 4 representative

Class of 2021

”I come from a family of mango and cashew farmers”

Feriel Rahmani – Med 3 representative

Class of 2022

I picked up cross-stitching last year and the project I’m most proud of is a llama”

David Nassim – Med 2 representative

Class of 2023

If I could live in any other era of history, it would be the roman era”

Kashif Khan – Med 1 representative

Class of 2024

My name means “The Revealer” in Arabic and ultrasound reveals what is beneath the skin so therefore I am ultrasound”