Saskatoon doctors supporting the community

On Sunday, Feb. 12, 2023, 20 Saskatoon physicians – along with family and friends, and SMA chief executive officer Bonnie Brossart – prepared and served more than 800 bowls of chili as part of the Friendship Inn’s annual Love Your Neighbor Chili Cook-Off, sponsored by the Saskatoon Medical Staff Association (SMSA) along with others.

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Tracy Danylyshen-Laycock envisions interdisciplinary, team approach to supporting SK physicians

As Director of Continuing Care for the Saskatchewan Health Authority, Dr. Tracy Danylyshen-Laycock (PhD) saw the positive impact that a team approach – drawing on the expertise of psychiatrists, psychologists, care home aides, and nurses– had on long-term care residents.

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Medical students praise SMA initiative to provide healthy food options during hospital rotations

Medical students are praising a Saskatchewan Medical Association (SMA) program that provided them with healthy food options during their long hours spent during in-hospital rotations at distributed learning sites across the province.

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Fourth online learning session on EDI issues in medicine scheduled for Jan. 12, 2023

The Saskatchewan Medical Association (SMA), in collaboration with the Division of Social Accountability, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, will offer a series of learning sessions this fall intended to deepen awareness of equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) issues.

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