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Student Support Team

Much of the work of the Learner Equity & Wellness office is informed by and done in consultation with our students and residents.  The Student Support Team is a group of dedicated student volunteers who operate with the wellness of their medical student peers in mind. 

Services offered by the dynamic group include:

Big Sib/Little Sib Program- Second year medical students provide student level orientation and advice to their first year peers.

SS Teas-Pre-exam sessions offering treats and helpfull advice from upper year students

SS Tips- Curriculum tips for first year academic blocks providing students with a sense of academic expectations, scope and workload. 

SS Treats- A little food-based TLC delivered to examination rooms

SS Talks- Quarterly sessions on topics including: managing stress & burnout, addictions, relationships in Medicine etc.

Other Sessions including: Yoga, Mindfulness, Visits from St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs etc.

London Support Team

London Student Support TeamLeft to Right, Upper Row: Adriana Stoesser and Kristin Brown. Left to Right, Buttom Row: Kevin Gitau, Jacqueline Luhoway and Joanna Ryan.


Windsor Support Team

Windsor Student Support TeamLeft to Rright: Avery Raess, Jordan Lafranier, Karishma Desai and Samantha Britton