SMSS Position: Local Exchange Officer
Appointed or Elected: Elected (2 years)
Main responsibilities/description (filled out by (Jake Choi) (2014-2016): Local Exchange Officers are responsible for facilitating IFMSA-CFMS international exchange program. Our roles involve promoting U of S medical students to submit application forms for the exchange, help them filling out the application forms and accommodate incoming international exchange students. We also work as a member of Global Health Committee and actively involved in organizing annual Global Health Conference held by the College of Medicine.
|3 benefits of the Position||3 challenges of the position|
|1. This position allows you to help our local medical students to get international experiences||1. As a medical student, your request might not be the first thing to be considered when communicating with faculty members|
|2. This position allows you to interact with members from different organizations (ie. SMSS internal/external division members, LEOs from other medical schools, NEOs from CFMS, faculty members of different departments, etc.)||2.
Communicating with other international medical students might not be easy all the time.
|3. This position guarantees an international exchange opportunity for the Local Exchange Officer.||3. You are in charge of applying for the funding for outgoing exchange students|
|Name||Email Address||Year in Position|
|Jake Choi||Kyc466@mail.usask.ca||2nd year|
|Ruiyi Guo||Rug392@mail.usask.ca||1st year|