Alumni Spotlight – Hamdi Abdo

Meet Hamdi Abdo; BDC and Master of BDC alumni student, and former BDC Society President. As he reflects on his experiences so far, he shares how his multidisciplinary education and…

Stay Connected and Stay Safe: EmergConnect Reimagines the ER

In times like these, when healthcare support systems have been pushed to their limits, it is heartening to see innovation rise to meet the developing challenges facing hospital emergency rooms…

Norman the Cat

BDC Teaching Professor, Dr. Felicia Vulcu’s famous cat Norman can now be found on merchandise thanks to the creative efforts of the BDC Student society. Norman Tote bag https://www.redbubble.com/i/tote-bag/Norman-by-bdcsociety/68159197.P1QBH

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…