Relay for Life 2016

This year we had a great turn out to the Relay for Life, with a team of about 60 of ELM and ALM students walking all night for the fight! With the majority of people coming for the first few hours, we were bound to have a great night! Despite the number thinning out...

Aspire 2016

On the 8th of April OUMSA hosted the Aspire Programme where we had 12 intermediate aged school kids and their coaches come to the Anatomy Museum to learn about the human body and be inspired by passionate medical students. We are very lucky to have access to the...

TOKO Hui

“During the weekend of the 4th – 6th of March Te Oranga ki Ōtākou held their annual Hui at Ōtākou Marae which included 69 Māori Medical students of the University of Otago and honourable guests. The weekend aims to foster and strengthen the relationships...

Medical Clubs and Groups Stall Day

OUMSA held its inaugural “Medical Clubs and Groups Stall Day” on the 26th of February. It was a fantastic time to see the diversity and interests of our medical students all under one roof. Thank you to all the people that came, we hope you got a chance to...

Med O-Week 2016

A month ago, on the morning of Wednesday the 3rd of February, about 300 young medical students were entering the hospital lecture theatre for the first time. After a jumble of welcomes and introductory lectures, OUMSA introduced themselves and split everyone into...

OUMSA Elections 2015

Its that time of the year again!   Get excited and get campaigning! Now’s your opportunity to make a good life decision and run for a position on the OUMSA Exec 2016. Being involved in such an organisation holds many benefits including exposure to how...