MINUTES – Oct 24, 2014

Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology Students Association

Meeting Minutes

Friday October 24, 2014



The meeting of the BPKSA was called to order by Loryn at 2:30 pm at the Highland Pub.


In Attendance:

Joyce, Loryn, Shaila, Valentine, Garveen, Josh, Spencer, Kirstin


Open Issues:


àProject Pulse

  • Started in Ontario and a youth driven annual medical/health sciences conference
  • Now incorporating all of the provinces; meant to bring together health professionals, high school and university students across the lower mainland
  • Meant for high school and university students wanting to go into the health field
  • Panel will be talking about their work; will include a doctors, nurses, students, chiropractors
  • They want BPK speaker to participate in university panel to talk about what the program is like, careers and in BPK and why you’re in BPK
  • Will be in 2015 sometime @ UBC; date TBA
  • Joyce volunteered to speak for BPK
  • Loryn will email the coordinator to have a BP speaker and a KIN major; anyone interested in speaking for KIN let Loryn know!



  • Sam’s friend is good with the November 11 deadline for the new design
  • New design will include the lungs; will draw up a rough draft for the next meeting (will send him an anatomical picture of the lungs for guidance)
  • Can possibly pay Sam’s friend for the design (will ask him what he wants to be paid)
  • New items of clothing:
  • Crewnecks, with vintage SFU BPK logo with ECG wave across

-Josh will work on the design

  • Idea: Toques for the BPKSA members (will be discussed further)
  • Ideas on how to sell the clothing this year (to avoid extra clothing being left over):

àorder forms for people to fill out, web surveys


àLaser Tag + Grant

  • Ashly is still getting back to Loryn on the bookings
  • @ 7 pm November 13, 2014; $11/person; maximum of 42 attendees
  • Matt made the facebook event and will send it out
  • With grant, we can subsidize $6 so its $5/person
  • Will see how many respond to the Facebook and then we can apply for the grant


àCareer Event Update

  • Loryn will send Darleen an email about the physician; still waiting for a Kinesiologist



  • Linked in photo shoot for the BPK department
  • Friday, November 14th on Friday @ 2:30



The meeting was adjourned by Loryn at 3:30 pm. The next meeting of the BPKSA will be on Wednesday October 29, 2014 at 1:30 pm at the Highland Pub.


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