Sachin Doshi Recipient of a 2016 BDC Travel Scholarship

Over the summer of 2016, Sachin Doshi conducted a research internship at Harvard Medical School in the department of Radiation Oncology. Sachin was working in Dr. Stuart Calderwood’s lab investigating…

New Home for BDC!

Renovations are currently underway for a new, central BDC Program space.  We will be located in the HSC 4H30 suite – fourth floor, purple section – watch for us to…

First BDC Convocation Ceremony!

Our first group of BDC students convocated on Friday, May 27th!  Congratulations to our graduating Class of 2016!  

BDC Teaching Professor, Felicia Vulcu, receives MSU Award!

McMaster’s top teachers were celebrated at the Students Union’s annual Teaching Awards ceremony and our very own BDC Teaching Professor, Felicia Vulcu, received the MSU Pedagogical Innovation Award! Faculty members and teaching assistants were…

Michelle Trottier joins the BDC team!

We are delighted to announce that Michelle Trottier has joined the BDC Program as the Career Development and Relationship Associate  effective May 9, 2016. As the Career Development and Relationship Associate, Michelle’s…

New Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization Program Summer Training Scholarships!

Two scholarships (valued up to $2,500) to be awarded to students in Level III or IV in the BDC program who demonstrate academic excellence and who will be completing a…

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.