Gairdner Award Seminar on Oct 25th


The Canada Gairdner Awards recognize the world’s most creative and accomplished biomedical scientists who are advancing humanity and the world. Dr. Antoine Hakim (Emeritus Professor, Neurology, University of Ottawa), the winner of the 2017 Gairdner Wightman Award, will be speaking about his outstanding research into the consequences of stroke and championing prevention and treatment worldwide.

The seminar will take place on Wednesday the 25th of October, from 2:15 to 3:15PM at D.G. Ivey Library in New College (20 Willcocks St).

Refreshments will be provided!

Welcome Back Barbecue Reminder


Welcome back, everyone! The Human Biology Students’ Union would like to kick off the year by inviting you to our annual Welcome Back BBQ event!

Drop by the UTSU Lawn TOMORROW anytime between 11AM – 2PM to grab a FREE burger and meet some of our executive team members. See you there!

Welcome Back and Mentorship Program!

Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! We can’t wait to keep you all updated about our upcoming events. In the mean time, check out our Mentorship Program! We are currently recruiting First-Year Mentees and High School (HeadStart) and First-Year Mentors.



If you have any questions, please feel free to email our Academic and Mentorship Directors at!