International Med School Symposium of Nov 24!

Interested in studying medicine abroad? On Thursday November 23, from 4-6PM (OI162), learn about admission requirements, rates, prerequisites, and advantages of studying abroad from admission representatives themselves! Free dinner will be provided for all attendees! As acceptance rates into Canadian medical schools are quickly becoming lower and the competition for admission is rising, students are … Continue reading International Med School Symposium of Nov 24!

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. … Continue reading Gairdner Award Seminar on Oct 25th

Annual Grad School Fair

Our annual Graduate School Fair is back! The Human Biology Students' Union will be hosting a graduate school fair on Tuesday, October 24 from 10AM to 2PM in the Medical Sciences Building's Stone Lobby. A variety of graduate programs/schools will be attending, including Biochemistry, Medical Biophysics, Cell & Systems Biology, Molecular Genetics, Immunology, Pharmacology, Physiology … Continue reading Annual Grad School Fair


  You have 5 hours left to apply to run for an executive position! Candidates must be a full-time student pursuing (or intending to pursue) studies within the Human Biology Department. In order to apply, please fill out the following nomination form, and send it to by 9PM on Wednesday, the 27th of September: Elections … Continue reading 5 HOURS LEFT TO APPLY!

It’s Election Time!

It's time for our annual fall elections! The Human Biology Students' Union will be recruiting year representatives, as well as a WEBMASTER for the 2017-2018 academic year. Responsibilities of year-representatives involve helping out with events, attending meetings and promoting events. Responsibilities of the Webmaster include designing posters/banners/promotional material for HBSU events, maintaining the HBSU website, … Continue reading It’s Election Time!

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. MENTORS: MENTEES: If you have any questions, please feel free to email our Academic and … Continue reading Welcome Back and Mentorship Program!