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OMSA Medical Student of the Month: Ryhana Dawood, Meds 2016

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Congratulations to Ryhana Dawood, Meds 2016, on being named July's Medical Student of the Month by the Ontario Medical Students Association (OMSA)!

Ryhana is involved in several community initiatives and research projects.

Recently, her team of three Schulich Medicine students achieved second place in The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) Public Health Learning Tools Challenge, with a project looking at improving public health lessons through case studies.

Ryhana also began The Gaza Envelopes Drive, collecting donations and messages of hope for Gazans. In the six days the campaign ran she collected 157 envelopes and over $10,000 was donated.

Click here to read more about why Ryhana was selected as Medical Student of the Month.