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MD Admissions is moving!

MD Admissions will be moving offices from December 15 – 18. We may be out of phone and email contact on Friday, December 15 and/or Monday, December 18, but hope that everything is up and running again by Tuesday, December 19. Feel free to keep emailing and/or messaging us through the application system during this […]

Pre-Interview Scoring and FAQs 2017/2018

We are always impressed with applicants’ academic and non-academic achievements, and regret that we cannot invite more of you to interview. Unfortunately, we cannot provide individual feedback on your application, but we hope this explanation of scores can help to answer some of your questions. There are some FAQs below as well. OGPA = Overall GPA […]

Message from AFMC: MCAT Fee Assistance Program for Canadians

Message from AFMC: MCAT Fee Assistance Program for Canadians

AFMC has provided more information on the new MCAT Fee Assistance Program for Canadians. Please click the poster to read their message, or view a PDF version here.    

November 23 – Online Information Session

An online information session will be held on Thursday, November 23 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. If you would like to attend an info session but can’t make it in person, we hope one of our online sessions will work with your schedule. Please see our Information Sessions page to register.

MCAT Fee Assistance Program for Canadians

A new MCAT Fee Assistance Program for Canadians is coming soon. This pilot program will enable Canadian students who demonstrate financial need to receive reduced MCAT scheduling, rescheduling, and cancellation fees. Students will submit financial information to the Association of Faculties of Medicine in Canada (AFMC), who will determine which students are in greatest need […]

Philip Edgcumbe honoured with the 2017 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award

Philip Edgcumbe honoured with the 2017 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award

MD/PhD student Philip Edgcumbe received the 2017 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award.

Indigenous medical graduates inspire future generations

Indigenous medical graduates inspire future generations

This fall the UBC Faculty of Medicine is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Aboriginal MD Admissions program.

Big-city vision with small-town heart

Big-city vision with small-town heart

Third-year UBC medical student Michael Gallea is one of 125 medical students to receive a bursary to support his journey in medicine.

October 20 – Online Information Session

Our first online information session went well; thank you to all of the participants! Although we could not hold an online session in September, we will be presenting one on Friday, October 20 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Please see our Information Sessions page to register.

Mixed reality gives neuroanatomy lessons a boost

Mixed reality gives neuroanatomy lessons a boost

UBC’s Faculty of Medicine teams up with Microsoft to help students visualize the brain’s 3D structure.

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