WAMSS Subcommittees 2017

Applications are now open to join one of the many WAMSS subcommittees. This is your opportunity to get involved with your medical student society, and to make changes that you want to see happen. Applications close 11:59pm, 1 March 2017 (except Global Health Short Course subcommittee applications which close 11:59pm, 22 February 2017).

Positions are available on the following committees:

• WAMSS Elective & Exchanges
• WAMSS Foundation
• Students in Health and Medical Research Conference (SHMRC)
• WAMSS Mental Health
• Interhealth (various projects)
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Please see the the WAMSS 2017 Subcommittee Applications Guide for more information.

Subcommittee Applications Now Open!

Applications are now open to join one of the many WAMSS subcommittees. This is your opportunity to get involved with your medical student society, and to make changes that you want to see happen.

Applications close 11:59pm 1st March 2016.
Positions are available on the following committees:
  • WAMSS Foundation
  • Red Party
  • Students in Health and Medical Research Council (SHMRC)
  • WAMSS Mental Health
  • WAMSS Electives and Exchanges
  • Interhealth (various projects)
Please see the the WAMSS 2016 Subcommittee Applications Guide for more information.
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WAMSS Committee for 2016

We are pleased to announce the WAMSS Committee for 2016. Thank you to all students who voted during this election process, and to all students who nominated for a position. It's this continued democratic involvement that results in a wonderful committee and Society.

PositionPersonEmail AddressRole Description
PresidentRhiannon Hicks[email protected]Contact for issues of leadership, advocacy, AMSA, and other.
Vice President InternalSamantha White[email protected]Contact for UWA medicine educational issues, and management of WAMSS committee
Vice President ExternalBrian Wong[email protected]Contact for the purpose of sponsorship and promotions.
TreasurerDhanushke Fernando[email protected]Contact for invoicing, receipts, and reimbursements.
SecretaryMarissa Loh[email protected]Contact for general inquiries.
Education Portfolio
Education OfficerShannon Marantelli[email protected]Contact for UWA medical Education issues, and HE numbers.
First Year RepresentativesLianne Leung & Saish Neppalli[email protected]Contact for any first year issue.
Second Year RespresentativesMudra Shah & James Little[email protected]Contact for any second year issue.
Third Year ReprestentativesRuby Kirupananther & Thomas Ikonomidis[email protected]Contact for any third year issue.
Rural Clinical School (RCS) RepresentativeElise Regan-Gomm[email protected]Contact for any RCS issue.
Fourth Year RepresentativesSteph Collins & Alex Shivarev[email protected]Contact for any fourth year issue.
International OfficerEllen Huang[email protected]Contact for any international student issue.
Academic Programs
Student Grand Rounds (SGR) Co-ordinatorsRichard Goodheart, Melissa Simonds & Kris Capper[email protected]
Academic Events CoordinatorsDavaadorj Erdenebayer & Emily Tan[email protected]
SHMRCYael Friedland[email protected]
Communications Portfolio
Marketing OfficersJoyln Ng & Tiffany Too[email protected]
Publications OfficersFrances Rubzen, Tahlia Leggett & Myuri Gangaram[email protected]
Undergraduate Communications Officer (UCO)Charlie Lefroy[email protected]
Website & IT OfficerBen Palladino[email protected]
Global Health
Interhealth Co-ChairsGary Lau & Jessica Piggott[email protected]
Red Party CoordinatorsEmma McCormack & Myuri Gangaram[email protected]
Social Justice
Lookout RepresentativesGary Zhang & Tim Hardy[email protected]
Code Green OfficerAlison Wills & Marney Bon[email protected]
Indigenous RepresentativesNaomi Lloyd & Emma-Jane Hunt[email protected]
Mental Health Co-ChairSaumya Rajgopai & Lipi Chakravorty[email protected]
Social RepresentativesJessica Perring, Gavin Huangfu & Bec Civil[email protected]
Orientation EventsSiyang Zhang & Ella Guidice[email protected]
Medical Dinner RepresentativesClaudia Leslie, Vivien Hsu & Teesh Borcoski[email protected]
Allied Health RepresentativesNikitha Boyapati[email protected]
Sports RepresentativesBenjamin Edland, Sarah Pearce, Renita Whittle & Jordan Korol[email protected]
AMSA RepresentativeEmma McCormack[email protected]Contact for issues related to AMSA, and AMSA policies. e.g. National Convention delegations
AMSA Junior RepresentativeJessie Channell[email protected]As above
WAMSS Electives and Exchange OfficerJillien Loh[email protected]
Foundation ChairHarry D'Souza[email protected]
IPPDaniel Dorevitch[email protected]


Special General Meeting – 15th July 2015

Dear Students,

You are invited to WAMSS' Special General Meeting (SGM) on the 20th of April at 6pm in the Fox Lecture Theatre, located within the Arts Block.

As a medical student of UWA, you are an automatic member of WAMSS and are entitled to both attend the meeting and vote on all matters.

Please find attached to this invitation, the committee reports, agenda items, and documents of reference related to motions for consideration at the July SGM.

This SGM has been called to address a few administrative matters that were missed in the April SGM. In addition, it seeks to remove the position of Wellbeing Officer from 2016. If you intend to attend, please do read the proposal and come ready to discuss at the meeting.

To RSVP please complete the form at this link.
Click here to download the attachments for the meeting.

Kind regards,
Georgina Carr, WAMSS Secretary