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VP Information Technology

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Name: 
Ali Salimi
E-mail Address: 
vpit.mss@mail.mcgill.ca
About Me: 

Name: Ali Salimi
Class: 2020
 

Society: 
MSS-Executive-Council
About the Position: 

As the VP IT, you are in charge of anything that relates to the field of information technology: “the study, design, development, implementation, support or management of information systems; a general term that describes any technology that helps to produce, manipulate, store, communicate, and/or disseminate information” (Wikipedia).  

Main responsibilities:

  • Manage technology in general for the medical student body
  • Spearhead any new technological innovations and applications for the medical student body and the curriculum
  • Maintain a website for the Medical Students’ Society (MSS)
  • Maintain/oversee the technology installed (computers, printer) in the Med-Dent Student Computer Lab (McIntyre Bldg. room 501)
  • Maintain/oversee the technology installed (TV, projector, computers, printer) in the Lady Meredith Annex Student Lounge (3706 Peel St.)
  • Maintain the “Medicine and Dentistry Student Gateway” website (this website)
  • Help official clubs maintain a web presence linked to the MSS.
  • Have an opinion about technological issues in medicine and society.
  • Provide resources and/or help to people who approach you in need of technological assistance
History: 
  • Nicolas Scarborough (2015-2016)
  • Amol Raut (2014-2015)
  • Jules Eustache (2013-2014)
  • Kenjey Chan (2012-2013)
  • Thierry Live (2011-2012)
  • Xuejiao Joanna Li (2010-2011)
  • Amit Raut (2009-2010)
  • Jean Deschamps (2008-2009)
  • Danish Khan (2007-2008)
  • Unfilled (2006-2007)
  • Zeeshan Sardar (2005-2006)
  • Elie Sarraf (2004-2005)
  • Mahshad Darvish (2003-2004)
  • Lily Chu (2002-2003)