Advocacy in the Curriculum (Lead: Mona Maleki): Work to incorporate patient and community-focused advocacy into the UBC medical curriculum; Promoting a more patient-centered program by working towards increased conflict-of-interest disclosures; greater evidence-based medicine training.
Municipal Advocacy (Lead: Dongho Lee): Explore opportunities to collaborate with local organizations and address more municipal policies, especially as they relate to addressing poverty as a determinant of health
Public Outreach (Lead: Laura Kim)
BC Lobby Day Logistics (Lead: Simran Lehal): Coordinate the logistics for BC Lobby Day; Contribute to selection and development of one concise, precise and achievable ‘ask’; Follow up on last year’s Lobby Day Ask
Policy Development (Leads: Jovi Wong and Heather McMath): Develop policy statements, pieces, and/or articles on behalf of UBC medical students (for approval by MUS); Policy development and support for the BC Lobby Day ask
Canadian Doctors for Medicare (Lead: Curtis May)