Election Results



The results of the WSMS 2016 January/February Elections are now available.  Congratulations to our winners!

ICM Mentoring: Blacktown Clinical School - Ashley Creighton, Maddie Southey

Clinical Skills: Nivetha Nallaillingam

ICM Mentoring: Macarthur Clinical School - Dominic Ng

Clinical Skills: Macarthur Clinical School - Ben Griffiths


Anatomy Mentoring: Nicole Da Cruz, Chris Kocx


Blue Week Convener: Nicole Da Cruz

Twilight Conveners: Thomas Hart, Vedant Dave


Halfway Dinner Conveners: Leilani Doobinnia, Michelle Ly

Gradball Convener: Anandil Javaid and the Gradball Team

Gradbook Organiser: Timothy Leow

disOrientation Week Conveners: Edgardo Solis and the disOrientation Week Team


Critical Care Working Group: Chatwin Lee, Diane Premanth


Second Year Representatives: Eka Cox, Kheira Gabsi

Third Year Representatives: Yvonne Nguyen, Melinda Lam

Fourth Year Representatives: Virginia Wong, Patrick Baquir

Fifth Year Representatives: Leon Ong, Anthony Wilson, Claire Francis, Nathan Leung

International Representative: Timothy Leow

Clinical School Representative: Tamara Johnson

Surgery Society Secretary: Eka Cox


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Election Information

Election nominations have now CLOSED. The following information is out of date and is included here for archival purposes only.

January/February elections are now open and in action! Do you want to be involved in WSMS in 2016 or have a special interest? If you want to get involved in something you feel passionate about or want to try something new, your opportunity is now.

All WSMS Full Council positions are as depicted:

Nominations for Council (including Subcommittee) positions are open from Tuesday January 5th.  Applications close on Monday January 18th at 11:59pm.   Update 1:  Applications for the remaining positions will re-open on Monday February 1st and will close on Monday February 15th.  Remaining positions are those that have not been crossed out below.  Update 2: Applications have now closed.

To find out more about what each role involves click on the linked headings/bullet points.



These positions are overseen by Will Harrison (Year 3) the WSMS Social Director.

A. Event Conveners

-          Twilight Festival Convener

-          Blue Week Convener

-          Red Week Convener

-          Halfway Dinner Convener

-          MedRevue Director and Producer

-          Sports Day Convener

B. Graduation Committee

-          GradBall Convener

-          GradBook Organiser

-          disOrientation Week Convener



These positions are overseen by Christine Byrnes (Year 4) the WSMS Academic Director.

A. Medical Education Committee Representatives

-          Rural Committee

-          Community Engaged Teaching and Learning

-          Critical Care Working Group

B. Program Coordinators

-         ICM Mentoring Coordinators (Blacktown and Macarthur)

-         Anatomy Mentoring Coordinators

-         Clinical Skills Mentoring Coordinators (Blacktown and Macarthur)

 C. Student Representatives

-         Second/Third/Fourth/Fifth Year Representatives (2 from each grade)

-         International Representative

-         Indigenous Representative

-         Clinical School Representatives

How to Apply

  1. Read the relevant documents with information for each role.
    1. Election Rules document found here.
  2. Contact the relevant WSMS Executive member regarding your role. Ask them to send electronic confirmation to the WSMS Secretary.
  3. Complete your application as specified in the information documents.
  4. Email your final application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ahead of the deadline. It should include:
    1. An appropriately filled Working Contract (Nomination Form) found here
    2. A photograph (Please note this may be edited (cropped or colour adjusted to ensure consistency amongst all candidates)
    3. All other relevant documentation (e.g. CV, answer documents)
  5. A confirmation email will be sent to you by one of the Returning Officers.


Timeline of Important Dates

  • Jan 5: Release of nomination information
  • Jan 18: Close of Submissions (11.59pm)
  • Jan 21: Positions going to online voting put on website
  • Jan 28: Close of Voting after 1 week
  • Jan 28-30: WSMS President and Secretary to contact all successful & unsuccessful candidates
  • Jan 31: Announcement of Results
  • Update:
    • February 1st - Reopening of applications for remaining positions
    • February 15th - Close of submissions for remaining positions.


Good luck! :)


Megan Foo

WSMS Secretary 2016

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