Our Team

Elections take place at the beginning of every academic year! We are looking for Director(s) of Student life, Equity, Community Outreach, Academics, Communications and a Treasurer. This year, our elections will take place on October 4th, 2021 at 3:00 PM on Zoom. Please click here to find out more.

We also recruit non-elected Site Representatives on a rolling basis. Please click here to find out more.


Kevin (Doyoon) Won


Hi everyone! My name is Kevin Won and I have the pleasure of serving as the chair of SRSA this year. We are so excited for the events planned this year for you all and we hope to meet many of you. I am a second year Master’s student in the Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology program, focusing on the mechanism of adverse events associated with an antibody treatment used for immune thrombocytopenia.

Zoya Tawhidi

Vice Chair

My name is Zoya Tawhidi and I will be one of SRSA’s Vice Chairs this year. Last year, I was the Director of Student Life and I am excited to be a part of SRSA again! I am in the second year of my Master’s degree at the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology. My research is focused on understanding the mechanism of autoantibodies in immune thrombocytopenia.

Madison Walker

Vice Chair

My name is Madison Walker, and I will be one of SRSA’s Vice Chairs this year, previously the Director of Equity. I am currently in the second year of my MSc degree at the Institute of Medical Science, working with Dr. Michael Cusimano in the Injury Prevention Research Office and Department of Neurosurgery. My thesis is focused on the effects of cannabis legalization on hospitalizations for injury and trauma. 

Christine Schemitsch

Senior Advisor

My name is Christine I am the senior advisor for SRSA this year! The last two years I was the Vice-chair and previously an Academic director. I am currently a postdoctoral fellow working with Dr. Aaron Nauth conducting clinical research in orthopaedic surgery.