Finally Back!

I am currently writing this entry at New York airport, after 6 hours of flight from Panama- Miami and Miami- New York, my flight to Montreal is cancelled this morning due to the weather conditions. Here I am, with my back pack and my laptop in the departure gate, I could not believe what I […]

You are AMAZING!

Hola to all my readers! Yesterday, I assisted a training session on Motivation and Empowerment given by SCORP (Standing Committee on Human Rights and Peace). We watched a short video: The Validation. It’s a heartwarming short video about a park attendant who considers it is his job to do more than validate parking. He wants […]


For the past two days, I assisted the workshop on maternal health Ipas with a focus on abortions. I entered the room with some trepidation on the first day, as not knowing what to expect and a fear of unknown. Hola, buenos dias! I was welcomed by other delegates from Central and South America, ashamed […]

Objectifs pour le RM 2014

Avant d’écrire cette entrée, j’ai essayé me rappeler ma motivation d’être engagée au sein d’IFMSA-Québec et la voilà : être une future médecin passionnée et remplie d’énergie positive qui fera bouger les choses! Pour le RM 2014, j’aspire à  découvrir les volets de la santé mondiale et les démarches qu’on pourrait entreprendre pour améliorer la santé […]

A Little Bit About Myself

Hello to all the readers out there! My name is Peiyin Zhang and I am a second year medical student at Université Laval. Within IFMSA-Québec, I carry the role of a campus coordinator. As most of you already guessed, I was born in China and I came to Quebec around the age of 13 with […]