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    • 04 March 2024
    • 6:00 PM (CST)
    • 06 March 2024
    • 8:00 PM (CST)
    • Regina & Saskatoon, SK
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    Please join us for the evening at our pre-Ramadan social for medical students, residents, and faculty in Regina and Saskatoon! Join us at Louis Loft in Saskatoon and COM Classroom in Regina for a fun night filled with games, friendly competition, laughter, and well-deserved relaxation before we buckle up for Ramadan.

    Hope to see you all there!


    EVENT DETAILS

    Regina

    Date:  Mon Mar 4, 2024

    Time: 6 PM CST

    Location: COM Classroom


    Saskatoon

    Date: Wed Mar 6, 2024

    Time: 6 PM CST

    Location: Louis Loft


    REGISTRATION

    This event is free for MMAC members only. Please indicate your location and membership level accordingly.    


    • 07 March 2024
    • 6:00 PM
    • Online via Zoom
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    Join us for an informative session on "Caring for the Muslim Patient," where we'll explore the importance of cultural competence in healthcare delivery, with a focus on serving Muslim patients effectively.

    Hear from our guest speaker, Dr. Saman Ahmad (GIM), as she shares insights and best practices for supporting Muslim patients with chronic illnesses during the holy month of Ramadan.  Topics addressed will also include who are Muslims, how to conduct a culturally competent history/physical exam, dietary restrictions in the context of medication.

     

    EVENT DETAILS

    Date: Thu Mar 7, 2024

    Time: 6 PM EST

    Location: Virtual via Zoom


    REGISTRATION

    MMAC & General Public: FREE 

    DEADLINE:  Wed Mar 6, 2024 at 6:00 PM EST


    This webinar is open to MMAC members and non-members.  Membership is free for medical students, residents/fellows, and basic staff physician members. To become a member of the MMAC, please click here

    After registering, you will receive a dedicated unique Zoom link to join the meeting the night before the virtual meeting.  

    Thank you to our Staff Platinum members for supporting our initiatives. To upgrade your membership to Platinum, please click here.


    • 07 March 2024
    • 8:30 PM
    • Virtual via Zoom
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    Join us for a webinar on Sharia-compliant investing tailored specifically for members of the Muslim Medical Association of Canada.

    In this webinar, we'll explore the principles and benefits of Sharia-compliant investing and how it can help grow your wealth ethically while adhering to Islamic principles.


    SPEAKERS:

    - Nadeem Mian, CFA, Portfolio Manager, ShariaPortfolio

    - Sh. Aarij Anwer, Spiritual Leader


    EVENT DETAILS:

    Date: Thu Mar 7, 2024

    Time: 8: 30 PM EST

    Location: Virtual via Zoom


    REGISTRATION

    This FREE webinar is for MMAC members only.  Deadline to register: Wed Mar 6, 2024 at 6 PM EST.

    After you have registered, you will receive a dedicated unique Zoom link to join the webinar the night before the event.

    • 09 March 2024
    • 12:30 PM
    • D-Spot Cafe, 749 Sterling Lyon Pkwy, Winnipeg, MB R3P 2S8
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    Students, Residents, Fellows and Staff are welcome to join us for a pre-Ramadan coffee and networking. Get to know our team, connect with the community, and get in the know for what we have planned for Ramadan and the year ahead!


    EVENT DETAILS

    Date:  Sat Mar 9. 2024

    Time: 12:30 PM

    Location: D-Spot Cafe, 749 Sterling Lyon Pkwy


    REGISTRATION

    This event is free for MMAC members and the general public. Membership is free for medical students, residents/fellows, and staff. To join MMAC membership, click here.  




    • 14 March 2024
    • 6:30 PM
    • Ferdinand-Vandry pavilion,
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    MMAC ULaval est heureux de vous inviter à son premier Iftar, le jeudi 14 mars à 18h30. Au menu, une sélection exquise de plats vous attend, dans une ambiance chaleureuse et conviviale. L'événement aura lieu au pavillon Ferdinand-Vandry, bien que la confirmation des locaux soit en cours.
    L'Iftar est ouvert à tous et nous serions honoré de vous compter parmi nous. Le prix de participation est de 5$ pour les membres et de 15$ pour les non-membres.


    EVENT DETAILS

    Date: Thu Mar 14, 2024

    Time: 6:30 PM EST 

    Locstion: Ferdinand-Vandry pavilion, 1600 Ave des Sciences-de-la-Vie, Québec City, Quebec G1V 5C3


    Nous attendons votre présence avec impatience! 




    • 16 March 2024
    • 5:30 PM
    • Virtual via Zoom
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    Join us for an illuminating journey through the intersection of Islamic teachings and contemporary bioethical dilemmas, Reminders from the Quran (Bioethics Series), featuring Dr. Adnan Rajeh.

    This thought-provoking series of discussions and lectures will delve into the ethical considerations surrounding various issues in healthcare, technology, and society, all through the lens of the Quran.


    EVENT DETAILS

    Date: Sat Mar 16, 2024

    Time: 5:30 PM EST

    Location: Virtual via Zoom


    REGISTRATION

    MMAC & General Public: FREE 

    DEADLINE:  Fri Mar 15, 2024 at 6:00 PM EST


    This webinar is open to MMAC members and non-members.  Membership is free for medical students, residents/fellows, and basic staff physician members. To become a member of the MMAC, please click here

    After registering, you will receive a dedicated unique Zoom link to join the meeting the night before the virtual meeting.  

    Thank you to our Staff Platinum members for supporting our initiatives. To upgrade your membership to Platinum, please click here.


    • 19 March 2024
    • 7:00 PM
    • 99 Gerrard St West Lounge
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    Join us for a heartwarming evening of unity and community at the MMAC UofT Chapter Potluck Iftar in the holy month of Ramadan. Bring your favorite dish to share and let's create unforgettable memories over a delicious potluck dinner, followed by taraweeh. 

    To let us know the food item you'll be bringing to avoid duplicates, please fill out this form. 

    We hope to see you all there inshaAllah.


    EVENT DETAILS

    Date: Tue Mar 19, 2024

    Time: 7 PM EST

    Location: 99 Gerrard St West Lounge




    • 01 June 2024
    • 5:30 PM
    • Pearson Convention Centre (Halls E & F), 2638 Steeles Ave E, Brampton, ON L6T 4L7
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    The Muslim Medical Association of Canada (MMAC) invites you to an elegant night of networking, celebration, and inspiration over dinner with your fellow Muslim healthcare colleagues, families, and friends!


    EVENT DETAILS


    MMAC's 8th Annual Banquet

    Sat June 1, 2024, 5:30PM EST

    Pearson Convention Centre - Halls E & F (2638 Steeles Ave E, Brampton, ON L6T 4L7)


    DRESS CODE

    Formal / Black-Tie


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    TOP REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

    1. This is Canada's Largest Networking Event for Muslim Medical Professionals with over 350 attendees each year, and is sold out every year!
    2. Prizes, raffles, and photobooths - who doesn't like winning and having fun?
    3. Congratulate our annual award and scholarship winners! See award applications for the present cycle and previous years' winners here.

    4. Hear about what the MMAC has been up to over the past year, what we're working on, where we're going, and how you can be a part of the journey.

    5. Delicious 5-course, plated continental dinner.

    6. Subsidized ticket pricing for MMAC members, especially for students and trainees!

    7. Discounted tickets and priority tables for platinum staff members! With the savings at each event, upgrading to platinum membership (a tax-deductible expense) is a no-brainer!

    8. Discounted tickets for MMAC members to bring their guests  - feel free to bring your colleagues, loved ones, and friends to this family-friendly event!

    TICKETS

    Available NOW for purchase via the MMAC Members Portal.

    MMAC members must login to ensure they receive tickets at promotional rates.


    Members Only Priority Registration until Mar 31, 2024
    General Public Registration Opens Apr 1, 2024
    Early Bird Pricing Ends Apr 21, 2024
    Regular Pricing From Apr 22, 2024


    You may purchase additional tickets upon checkout for "guests" at MMAC member promo rates for adults. With efforts each year to make this event more accessible and family-friendly to allow as many members to be able to attend, we look forward to sharing exciting options for young children in the near future. Stay tuned!


    As dinner is sit-down, please select your main course preference (if any) when you purchase your ticket(s).


    N.B. Please book your tickets as soon as possible to avoid disappointment, as we have sold out over the past few years before ticket sales have officially closed!


    TENTATIVE PROGRAM

    Doors Open & Salatul Asr
    Registration & Networking
    Appetizers
    Quran Recitation & Opening Dua
    President's Address

    Keynote Speech(es)
    Awards Presentation
    Dinner

    Salatul Maghrib
    Dessert & Networking

     

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION & FAQS


    1. CHECK-IN

    To facilitate a quick and smooth check-in process for all guests, please either print your ticket, which includes a square QR code at the bottom, or bring a copy of the ticket on your phone.

    Student ticket-holders are reminded to bring their valid Student IDs with them, confirming their status and eligibility.


    2. MEMBERS SUPPORT

    Many guests have enquired recently about how to sign up as a member, and existing members have requested assistance with processing their membership renewals. As such, there will be a MMAC Members Support desk available at the banquet where our administrative staff and board members will be happy to assist you and answer any questions.   


    3. TRANSFERS/REFUNDS

    If you cannot attend the banquet for any reason, ticket transfers are permitted to others who may be able to attend and meet the same ticket eligibility requirements. Please email communications@muslimmeds.ca the name(s) of the individual(s) who will be using the ticket, so that we may update our records for event check-in. As a non-profit organization, refunds are not available and any unused tickets will be considered a generous donation on your behalf to help support the MMAC’s community health promotion projects and initiatives.


    Disclaimer

    The MMAC prioritizes the health and safety of all our members and event attendees. While we have established a set of COVID-19 protocols that build upon current public health recommendations and municipal bylaws to ensure a safe and welcoming space for all, we are not responsible for any negative consequences of attendance, including but not limited to impacts on health, work or personal matters in the event of a COVID-19 outbreak.


Previous Events

03 March 2024 MMAC Ottawa Chapter: Pre-Ramadan Lunch Event
27 February 2024 MMAC McGill: Clerkship Info Session
24 February 2024 MMAC UofT-Dar Lifesavers Trainer & Volunteer Sign Up
22 February 2024 Islamic Theology and Medical Ethics (Bioethics Series)
21 February 2024 MMAC McGill - Faith & Medicine: Perspective of a Muslim Physician
21 February 2024 Managing Diabetes in Ramadan
11 February 2024 Lifesavers at Masjid Usman - Trainer & Volunteer Sign Up
07 February 2024 Medical School Interview Preparation Workshop
29 January 2024 TD Bank Physician Packages & Services for MMAC Members
21 January 2024 Learning About Palestine and The Healthcare System
09 January 2024 Islamic Bioethics: An Introduction [MMAC Bioethics Series]
06 January 2024 CaRMS Interview Preparation Workshop
06 January 2024 CaRMS Interview Preparation Workshop - Volunteer Sign Up
24 December 2023 Safe Spaces for MMAC Residents & Medical Students
24 December 2023 Safe Spaces for MMAC Staff Members
16 December 2023 7th Canadian Muslim Mental Health Conference (In person & Virtual)
07 December 2023 Winter Social Hangout - Western University
16 November 2023 Addressing Anti-Muslim Discrimination in Canadian Healthcare Plan
01 November 2023 MMAC Safe Spaces for UWO Medical Students and Residents
29 October 2023 Safe Spaces for MMAC Residents & Medical Students
29 October 2023 Safe Spaces for MMAC Staff Members
22 October 2023 Safe Spaces for MMAC Residents & Medical Students
22 October 2023 Safe Spaces for MMAC Staff Members
21 October 2023 Know Your Rights in the Medical Workplace: 101 and 1-on-1 with Muneeza Sheikh
18 October 2023 MMAC Resident and Medical Student Support Training
18 October 2023 MMAC Staff Support Meeting
13 October 2023 MMAC BBQ - Queen's University
12 October 2023 MMAC Resident and Medical Student Support Meeting
30 September 2023 Lifesavers 2023 - Trainer & Volunteer Sign Up
24 September 2023 Annual General Meeting 2023 for Platinum Members
21 September 2023 MMAC Summer BBQ - Université Laval
16 September 2023 Medical School and Residency Application Workshops (MSRAW)
05 September 2023 MMAC Summer BBQ - University of Manitoba
25 June 2023 6th Annual London Muslim Healthcare Gala
17 June 2023 2023 MMAC 7th Annual Banquet
13 May 2023 A Health & Wealth Networking Event
07 May 2023 Accounting and Tax 101 for Muslim Physicians and Trainees
12 April 2023 MMAC Ramadan Iftar - Western University (London & Windsor)
08 April 2023 MMAC Ramadan Iftar - Saskatoon, SK
08 April 2023 Zakat Seminar for Muslim Physicians and Medical Trainees
06 April 2023 MMAC Ramadan Iftar - University of Manitoba Chapter
05 April 2023 MMAC Ramadan Iftar - University of Saskatchewan Chapter - Regina
11 March 2023 Managing Chronic Diseases During Ramadan - MMAC x BIMA
25 February 2023 Fasting With Diabetes During Ramadan - MMAC x Diabetes and Ramadan International Alliance
30 October 2022 2022 Annual Platinum Members Town Hall
24 September 2022 Lifesavers 2022
10 September 2022 Global Health and International Medical Relief Symposium
01 July 2022 2022 MMAC 6th Annual Banquet
22 December 2021 COVID-19 Vaccines and Allergy - Specialist Update
10 November 2021 Meet the Specialist: Internal Medicine
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