BDC Engage 2016

BDC Engage 2016 – Year End Celebration of our 3rd and 4th year Students!

On April 6, 2016, BDC students showcased their project and thesis work to faculty, staff, and invited guests from the local pharma/Life Sciences industry. Susan Giroux, Associate Vice-President, Faculty here…

BDC Apotex Tour

BDC Students Visit Apotex Pharmachem

  On March 16, 2016, BDC students went on a field trip to Apotex Pharmachem where they toured the research and development labs and manufacturing area. A huge thank you…

BDC Program in the Globe and Mail: Degree allows scientists to experiment with business

Programs that integrate business and science have shown to cultivate the growth of a home-grown sector. In this Globe and Mail piece, Dr. Eric Brown highlights the benefits of enrolling in, and graduating from, McMaster’s…

New BDC Society Showcase Page!

The BDC Society Showcase page focuses on program, student, and community highlights written from a student perspective.

New BDC Graduate Scholarships!

Applicants entering the BDC Graduate program in the Fall of 2016 may be considered for one of two Graduate scholarships! The Stewart-Anthony Family Scholarship in Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization Established…

BDC Students Attend First Departmental Welcome BBQ!

As members of the Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences family, both our 3rd and 4th year BDC students attended their very first Welcome BBQ on Wednesday, September 16th.  Students…

Welcome to our Fall 2015 Cohort!

September 8, 2015 was a BIG day for the Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization Program as we welcomed our Fall 2015 cohort. We visited them in their first class of the…

BDC Program on the Cover of Network Magazine

McMaster’s Network Magazine featured a story on the BDC program:  “The Best of Both Worlds – New Program Trains Biomedical Scientists with Business Savvy”.

BDC Program Featured on CHCH TV

On April 6, 2015 we had our first BDC Engage Symposium where students presented their drug discovery and development plans to staff, faculty and community members.  The students did an amazing job leading the…

Reference to the BDC Program in another Globe and Mail Article!

The March 26, 2015 Globe and Mail Article:  “Walls between faculties crumble; Students in professional programs increasingly add business courses to their studies to broaden their skills and job market…