BDC Level 3 Student Walks for Movember

Congratulations to BDC Level 3 undergraduate student Tyler Cusimano on such a great initiative and inspiring us to challenge ourselves in a meaningful way! https://dailynews.mcmaster.ca/articles/find-ways-to-challenge-yourself-in-a-meaningful-way/ 

Happy Holidays 2020

The BDC office will be closed from December 24th to January 4th. See you in 2021!  

A Helping Hand & A Mask to Match

Madison Kim, current Master of Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization (MBDC) student, saw a rapidly changing world devastated by the spread of COVID-19, and had to act. Her cousin, a doctor…

Dr. Yingfu Li, New Associate Director of the BDC Program

A message from Dr. Andrew McArthur, Director of the Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization program: I’m very pleased to announce that Dr. Yingfu Li has agreed to serve as Associate Director…

BDC Halloween Fun

Some of our BDC students taking part in a virtual pumpkin carving event. These pumpkins are great! We hope everyone has a safe Halloween.  

From Career Fair Connection to Internship Opportunity

  Jasmine Yang, currently a level 4 BDC student, was out and about at the McMaster Student Success Centre (SSC) Job Fair. With her interest peaked, and expertise at-the-ready she…

Welcome MBDC students 2020/21

  We would like to extend a warm virtual welcome to our fifth cohort of 32 MBDC students!   We are looking forward to the virtual learning journey ahead and wish…

Virtual Warm Welcome to our BDC 3rd level Students

On September 8th 2020 we welcomed our 58 new BDC students with our first VIRTUAL welcome session. It was a great first meeting which featured icebreakers lead by our 2020/21…

MBDC Grad, Sonia Igboanugo, Takes her Passion to Medical School

Fall 2020, Master of Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization graduate, Sonia Igboanugo, shares the origins of her passion for medicine as she begins her medical school journey at the University of…

BioTalent Funding Provides Financial Assistance to MBDC Employers

Our current MBDC student, Jimmy Ma, is working as an Intern at Sanofi Pasteur, where he assists technologists and scientists with vaccine formulation, development, stability studies and data analysis. Sanofi…