Search
Search

Porfolios

Operations Team

Vice President of Operations

Contact: operations@omsa.ca

avatar, icon, placeholder

Samuel Haile, University of Toronto

The Vice President of Operations oversees council duties and liaises closely with the Chairs. The primary responsibilities focus on maintaining the constitution and bylaws, overseeing the internal functions of council, organizing the annual Leadership Summit and chairing the Governance Committee.

Committees

Herman Dayal (Chair)

Justin Phung

avatar, icon, placeholder

Theodore Liu

avatar, icon, placeholder

Baies Haqani

avatar, icon, placeholder

Ryan Cortez

avatar, icon, placeholder

Sami Berihun

avatar, icon, placeholder

Yashaswani Chauhan

avatar, icon, placeholder

Kshitija Mundle (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Qingyang (Maria) Xiao (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Muhammad Yaseen Abbas

Vidhi Bhatt

Meriem Henia

avatar, icon, placeholder

Kanish Baskaran

Advocacy Team

Vice President of Advocacy

Contact: advocacy@omsa.ca

Zoe Tsai, University of Ottawa

The Vice President of Advocacy leads OMSA's efforts to advocate for changes in education, health policy and care delivery that will benefit both Ontario medical students and the people we serve. This portfolio represents medical student perspective on educational, political, and social issues through determining and promoting key issues of concern for lobbying the Ontario government, and empowering medical students in grassroots advocacy initiatives.

Committees

avatar, icon, placeholder

Varunaavee Sivashanmugathas (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Tushar Sood (Chair)

Dana Rajab

avatar, icon, placeholder

Ashwin Sritharan

Vidhi Bhatt

Sadia Mehmood

avatar, icon, placeholder

Alisia Chen

Rhidita Saha

avatar, icon, placeholder

Gabrielle

Trepanier


avatar, icon, placeholder

Rishika Geda

Kanwarpreet Karwal (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Ahmad Khan (Chair)

Grace Huang

avatar, icon, placeholder

Angelica Hanna

avatar, icon, placeholder

James Wang

avatar, icon, placeholder

Abarnaa Illango

avatar, icon, placeholder

Richard Cheng

avatar, icon, placeholder

Nirmay Shah

Harrison Gao

Subin Park

avatar, icon, placeholder

Dorisa Meng (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Rhea Jangra (Chair)

Jade Asfour

Melody Wyslobicky

avatar, icon, placeholder

Stevie Giles

avatar, icon, placeholder

Vithuyan Sugumar

avatar, icon, placeholder

Ted Zhou

Jillian Dhawan

Kaylyssa Philip

avatar, icon, placeholder

Theodore Liu

avatar, icon, placeholder

Hao Ming Chen (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Jasmine Ryu Won Kang (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Simryn Atwal (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Laurie Yang - RR

avatar, icon, placeholder

Joshua Bierbrier - PI

Sanaz Ghojeh Biglou - PR

Alina Sami - IP

Mudia Iyayi - PI

Joshya Singh - PR

avatar, icon, placeholder

Sai Gayathri Metla - RR

avatar, icon, placeholder

Casey Qian - PR

Chen Chen - RR

Alex (Seung Heyck) Lee - PI

avatar, icon, placeholder

Anna Yang - PR

William Barbour - PR

Rhea Varghese - PI

Tina Wu - PI

avatar, icon, placeholder

James Wang - RR

avatar, icon, placeholder

Katie Chen - PI

Education Team

Vice President of Education

Lina Ghattas, Western University

The Vice President of Education takes responsibility for encouraging and supporting the voice of Ontario’s medical students in the continual improvement of the medical education system. The Vice President of Education facilitates the work of the OMSA Education Committee and represents medical students to provincial educational organizations such as the Council of Ontario Faculties of Medicine and the CPSO. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Director of Education regarding position statements, exciting innovations, or questions about education.

Committees

avatar, icon, placeholder

Ted Zhou (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Dean Chiong (chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Jocelyn Chan

Bhargavi Venkataraman

Carmine Spedaliere

Katelyn Cairns

Emily Liang

avatar, icon, placeholder

Bianca Rusu

avatar, icon, placeholder

Xi Zhu

avatar, icon, placeholder

David Chen (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Catherine Kim

Angela T.H. Kwan

Stephanie Chen

Zinnia Chung (Chair)

Hila Shnitzer (Chair)

Stephanie Chen

Christian David Neira Agonh

avatar, icon, placeholder

Xin Yue (Sharon) Xie

Mariah Keeling (Chair)

Zobaida Al-Baldawi

avatar, icon, placeholder

Baies Haqani

Aaron Wen

avatar, icon, placeholder

Isabelle Keng

Student Affairs Team

Vice President of Student Affairs

avatar, icon, placeholder

Nainika Venugopal

The Vice President of Student Affairs works within OMSA to benefit medical students across the province on various different levels. The most well known portfolio is wellness. With the help of the Wellness Committee, the wellness retreat is organized to remind us as future physicians to take a break from the busyness of our professional lives. The VP Student Affairs also helps organize equipment sales for your clinical skills. Lastly, the VP Student Affairs also works closely with OMA Advantages to get discounts for medical student needs.

Committees

Natasha Verhoeff (Chair)
Sukhdeep Bhangal (chair)
avatar, icon, placeholder
Alison Wu (Chair)
Rebecca Wu
Regan Toltesi
Daniel Kwan
Jaya Sharma
Sophia Lago
avatar, icon, placeholder
Deyang Li
avatar, icon, placeholder

Alison Wu (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Zeineb Muhsen (Chair)

Andrew Maher

Aiman Shahid

avatar, icon, placeholder

Urmi Sheth

avatar, icon, placeholder

Emily Liang

Alan Cheng

Saeha Shin

Karen Michael (Chair)
Maya Hartman (Chair)
Mahtab Malekian Naeini (Chair)
avatar, icon, placeholder
Kshitija Mundle
Carmine Spedaliere
Johan Pushani
avatar, icon, placeholder
Lyan Abdul Wadood

Tariq Atkin-Jones

avatar, icon, placeholder
Paary Balakumar

Allison Souter (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Maya Hartman (Chair)

Megan Abbott

avatar, icon, placeholder

Natasha Savic

Catherine Andary

Irina Petrovic

Nicole Wisener

Herman Dayal

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion And Decolonization (EDID) Team​

Vice President of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Decolonization (EDID)

Contact: edi@omsa.ca

Maham Rehman, McMaster University

The Vice President of Advocacy leads OMSA's efforts to advocate for changes in education, health policy and care delivery that will benefit both Ontario medical students and the people we serve. This portfolio represents medical student perspective on educational, political, and social issues through determining and promoting key issues of concern for lobbying the Ontario government, and empowering medical students in grassroots advocacy initiatives.

Committees

Leighton Schreyer (Chair)

Wardat Yasmine Sehabi

Megan Lowe

avatar, icon, placeholder

Layan Elfaki

avatar, icon, placeholder

Ala Almanaseer

avatar, icon, placeholder

Taranah Adli

Dourra Assani (Chair)

Shabnum Teja

Savanah Tillberg

Sinéad Osivwemu

Alan Cheng

Kasthuri Selvarajah

avatar, icon, placeholder

Aaron Lewis (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Nicholas Ek (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Taylor Blacker

avatar, icon, placeholder

Stephanie Pye

Taylor Hammond

avatar, icon, placeholder

Karen Lemon

avatar, icon, placeholder

Hannah Aalto

avatar, icon, placeholder

Alexa Deverell

Finance Team

Vice President of Finance

Contact: finance@omsa.ca

Terrel Marshall, McMaster University​

The Vice President of Advocacy leads OMSA's efforts to advocate for changes in education, health policy and care delivery that will benefit both Ontario medical students and the people we serve. This portfolio represents medical student perspective on educational, political, and social issues through determining and promoting key issues of concern for lobbying the Ontario government, and empowering medical students in grassroots advocacy initiatives.

Committees

avatar, icon, placeholder

Fahad Rasool Butt

Marisa Cressatti

avatar, icon, placeholder

Aishwarya Kulkarni

Arushi Wadhwa

Bonnie Lu​

Justin Phung

avatar, icon, placeholder

Andy Liu

Public Relations Team

Vice President of Communication

avatar, icon, placeholder

Taha Ismail, Western University

The Vice President of Public Relations, formerly known as the Vice President of Communications, is responsible for engaging all Ontario medical students by promoting and making accessible the organization's advocacy, events, and services. This includes managing the website, sending regular e-mails out to all students, social media, and coordination of orientation and first-year presentations. The Vice President of Public Relations (along with the chairs) liaises with the OMA, channels communication with other external bodies, and coordinates the dissemination of press releases for the organization.

Committees

Wessam Al Jawhri (Chair)

Zara Uddin (chair)

Bonnie Lu

avatar, icon, placeholder

Jason Guo

avatar, icon, placeholder
Kathy Zhang (Chair)
avatar, icon, placeholder

Nishita Sharif

Samantha Keow

Yoohyun Park

avatar, icon, placeholder

Khushali Parikh (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Elaine Ho (Chair)

avatar, icon, placeholder

Aditi Venkatraman

avatar, icon, placeholder

Zahra Abdallah

avatar, icon, placeholder

Subha Mustufa

Deena Gohar

avatar, icon, placeholder

Meerab Majeed

Leo Morjaria (Chair)

Jana Khanafer (Chair)

Kieran Chalmers

Gabrielle McDonald

Éricka Bernard-Bédard

Lele Xiao

en_USEnglish