Third-year Southern Medical Program (SMP) student Vincent Wong has been recognized with the 2016 Medical Student Leadership Award from the Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS) and MD Financial Management. The annual award is given to one student from each of the 14 CFMS-member schools.
Vincent was recognized for his contributions to the SMP through his past student council roles as Year 1 SMP Vice-President and SMP Vice-President for the Medical Undergraduate Society and now current roles as Year 3 SMP Vice-President Academic and Co-Chair for the SMP Family Medicine Interest Group.
Each winner was presented with a certificate of recognition, a cash prize of $2000, and an opportunity to attend the CFMS Spring General Meeting held in Montreal from April 15-16, 2016. Congratulations to Vincent on his award and recognition for his contributions to the SMP community.