August 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;Fall2007 Foundation Update, Vol. 177, p3
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the Dr. Ruth Kurdyak Memorial Medical Alumni Bursary Fund given to the Canadian medical students. The bursary fund was started by Victor Kurdyak, a Canadian physician to help medical students to cope with the finances of their studies. It is stated that Kurdyak and his late wife, Ruth Kurdyak were always interested in helping young medical students and therefore this fund was started by Victor in memory of his late wife. According to Victor, the Bursary fund was an important step towards helping the medical students for not falling in the trap of huge debts while they pursued medical studies.


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