News Archive: 2009

9 October 2009: EBOSS 2009-2010 Elections Results

Your 2009-2010 EBOSS Council is:

The following positions remain vacant:

Please contact the president to find out how you can run for these positions!

1 May 2009: Research Day Results

The 5th Annual Student Research Day, held April 29th, was a great success thanks to intriguing presentations, an inquisitive audience, and invaluable contributions of time and effort from all involved. Check out the photos from Research Day!

While all presentations were of high quality, those that were deemed to be of exceptional merit were:

We congratulate all students on their participation, and look forward to seeing what next year's event brings.

14 April 2009: Spring Banquet

This year, the Spring Banquet will be Tuesday, June 2nd starting at 6:30PM at Thomson House.  We hope that you will be able to join us in wrapping up the academic year. Information will be circulated regarding ticket sales and meal preferences as we get closer to the event.

14 April 2009: CSEB Student Conference

McGill EBOH students should be pleased to know that 11 of their colleagues have been selected to give oral and poster presentations at the CSEB Student conference in Ottawa, May 23-24th. Please consider attending the conference in support of your colleagues, and visit the nation’s capital at the same time.

27 January 2009: Opening of the Student Seminar Series

The Student Seminar Series is a student-led initiative developed to provide an organized outlet for students to share their current research activities and discuss topics in epidemiology that are of priority to students. It is organized by EBOSS. The series will be piloting this year, and the first seminar will be on Wed., February 4th, 2009, from 4-5pm in Purvis Hall room 24 (view the PDFposter for more details). After the first seminar, there will be a Q&A session and a discussion on the future topics to be dicussed and presented within the series. Come join us in this new student initiative!

27 January 2009: 5th Annual Student Research Day

The Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health Student Society (now known as EBOSS) will be holding its 5th Annual Student Research Day on Wednesday, April 29th, 2009. This event provides students a valuable opportunity to present their research and receive feedback from their peers. Please see the attached poster for full eligibility rules: PDFResearch Day poster.pdf.

Abstracts must be submitted to by March 6th at 4PM using the attached submission form in order to be eligible: PDFAbstract submission form. If you are having problems with the form, or have any questions about Research Day, please let Rachel Bennett (President of EBOSS)or Orit Schieir (Academic Rep, EBOSS) know.

25 January 2009

The resources section of the website is now complete.

Photos from the 2008 orientation day, Chinese Lantern Festival trip and christmas party are now available to be viewed, visit the Photo Gallery.

The Department Research Day will be held at Purvis Hall on Wed., April 28, 2009. Abstracts submission deadline is March 6th, 2009. Further information regarding this event will be posted on the website soon.