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Junior President Bi-Election 2015


New HSSA Jr President Election Coming up! Here you can find descriptions of the position, timelines, and application forms!

The HSSA Jr President position is a very rewarding position and a great opportunity if you are interested in interdisciplinary initiatives for students! Read ahead to learn more!

If you have any questions or concerns regarding elections or the election process, please feel free to contact your HSSA Chief Returning Officer (CRO) for this 2015 election, Luke Ullyott, at

Who can vote? HSSA council members, meaning a panel of student representatives from faculties represented in the Health Sciences Student Faculty Association (ie. not a crowd of people)

Who can apply to be a Jr President? You will be a part- or full-time student in 2015-2016 and have membership in a Health Sciences Faculty Association (DSA, MSA, APSA, RMSA, NuFSSA, NUA/NGSA, SPHSA, MLSA, RTSA, PERCS)**

**As Teresa Li (Medicine) will continue as the Senior president, Junior President Candidates can not be students from the Faculty of Medicine.

Position Summary: Junior/Senior President

Application form: Candidate Information and Declaration Form

Please complete this application form and electronically submit it to on or  Wednesday January 20th at 4:00 pm.


[EVENT] Healthwave 2015!

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Friday :: February 6 :: 2015

HEALTHWAVE is making s SPLASH this year at the WORLD WATER PARK!

Featuring a SPECIAL LIVE DJ and PHOTO SCAVENGER HUNT, join over 2000 Health Sciences students and friends for an interdisciplinary night out!

Details below!

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[EVENT] LOCK & KEY PARTY 4 (SEP 26, 2014)

Following HSSA’s tradition, TOMORROW (Sept 26) will be our 4th annual LOCK & KEY PARTY!

This is our interdisciplinary night life event, but this year, it’s open to students from all other faculties at the U of A!

We have awesome prizes again this year, including: Marmot Ski – two one-day ski passes

Tickets for entry are FREE (Grab them from an interdisciplinary rep, the HSSA office, or the IP Launch table tomorrow in ECHA from 10am-3pm). The lock/key is $5 at The Pint.

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HSSA Event – Healthwave 2014

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Friday :: March 21 :: 2014


Featuring a SPECIAL LIVE DJ and revamped PHOTO SCAVENGER HUNT, join over 2000 Health Sciences students and friends for an interdisciplinary night out!

Details below! Read more

HSSA Event – Health Care Team Challenge 2014

The Health Care Team Challenge is an interprofessional student team competition that puts your clinical knowledge and interprofessional teamwork skills to the test! Read more


On September 27, HSSA held our very first social event LOCK & KEY PARTY 3 at the Old Strathcona Rack.  What a fun and amazing night everyone had!  Congratulations to the two winners of the Marmot Basin ski pass tickets and the one winner for the Rack Limo package! Read more

[EVENT] LOCK & KEY PARTY 3 (SEP 27, 2013)

Health Science Student’s Association (HSSA) presents:
LOCK & KEY PARTY 3, an Interdisciplinary Nightlife event!

Health Science students from Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Language Pathology Public Health and Medical Lab Science are unlocking their perspectives across disciplines!

Were you at our LOCK AND KEY PARTY the last two years?

Everyone had a blast, and some students won awesome prizes-one including a flatscreen TV! We’re planning to one-up it this year! Read more