The Medical Student Senate plans to meet nine times during the 2013-2014 academic year; our planned dates are listed below. Please note that these dates are subject to change, and that updated meeting dates and times will be posted as soon as possible. Official minutes will also be made available after every meeting.
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Meeting #1: August 20, 2013 (minutes)
Social rounds, GCB membership, Q&A with Dr. Tunkel, class rep elections, gym access, med school budget
Meeting #2: October 1, 2013 (minutes)
Budgetary and financial aid/planning discussion with Lindsey Graham, Brown University Strategic plan discussion with Mark Schlissel (Provost), coat racks in academies
Meeting #3: November 12, 2013 (minutes)
Art in medical school, funding transparency, group approval, Student Activities Fee, alumni relations
Meeting #4: December 3, 2013 (minutes)
Pre-clinical honors (Powerpoint presentation embedded in minutes), professionalism-related curriculum and interventions, AOA induction criteria, spending limits for Senate events
Meeting #5: January 7, 2014 (minutes)
Fitness center access for staff & faculty, committee for re-thinking building space allocation, business-hours building parking for MS-3s and MS-4s, RI Hospital student parking, pass/fail curriculum, IT / library updates
Meeting #6: February 4, 2014 (minutes)
Conversation with Dean Elias, Financial Aid, Conversation with Dean Weber (graduate school dean), extra Senate funds
Meeting #7: March 4, 2014 (6 - 7 pm, Rm 270)
Meeting #8: April 1, 2014 (6 - 7 pm, Rm 270)