Connecting through “Art in Isolation”
During COVID-19 medical students are invited to submit their art over the course of this physical distancing period. It is an important time to stay well and creative. Personal art can be anything related to medicine or not including: Singing Playing an Instrument Dancing Monologue Poem Drawing Painting Photography Videography Arts and Crafts Collage Woodworking Cross stitching The goal is to create a sharing platform that will help connect us and to make something beautiful out of this stressful situation. The posts can be sent to email@example.com or sent by direct message to the new Art...Read more.
NOSM residents raise funds for the Sudbury Food Bank
Pediatric residents in Ottawa launched a fundraiser for the local food bank, and encouraged others across the province to do the same. NOSM residents took up the challenge and raised funds for the Sudbury Food Bank. In a statement, NOSM residents said: “As health-care professionals, we are at the front line caring for those affected by COVID-19. We realize this pandemic affects the ability of many families to afford food and basic living needs. We appreciate you staying home for us and would like to help those in need by donating to the Sudbury Food Bank! Please help support our community if you can, we are in this together!” Lea...Read more.
NOSM medical students are making masks for patient care
NOSM medical students are making homemade masks, in an effort to save N95 and surgical masks for front-line health-care workers who need them most. Photos were supplied by medical students Doniya Quenneville and Jenny Thomas....Read more.