Student Health Initiatives and Education (SHINE) is a student-run group affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto. Our mandate is to promote student wellness, academic skill development, and career exploration in collaboration with the Office of Health Professions Student Affairs (OHPSA). SHINE organizes monthly wellness seminars and workshops, and an annual Resilience Week for medical students. Check out the events calendar for more information!
SHINE presents: The SHINE Wellness Prize!
Thinking of taking yoga classes? Been wanting to channel your inner Picasso? Need a new squash racquet? SHINE is excited to present the SHINE Wellness Prize! Awards of $100 will be given out to 3 applicants this term to help you achieve your wellness goals. Anyone that is currently a full time University of Toronto medical student can apply. Simply read through and submit the application below by November 31, 2017 for a chance to win $100!
SHINE's Mental Health Representatives, Patrina and Angela, have created a blog called "A Moment for Mental Health" in response to a need in the medical student population to destigmatize mental health and educate peers. Be sure to check out the blog by clicking below.
Make sure to follow University of Toronto medical students as they participate in the Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS)-SHINE Wellness Challenge for the next month! #keepsmewell #UofTwellness