Giving Back to the Future
September 13, 2022
When ulcerative colitis completely changed Taylor Lussier’s life, he decided to make another, more positive change: he volunteered to share his complicated healthcare journey with IMP students through the First Patient Program. Read More >

Welcome to the IMP Class of 2026
September 6, 2022
The IMP Class of 2026 official started medical school in Victoria last week. We’d like to introduce you to a few members of the class. Read More >

IMP Info Sessions Now Offered In-person and Online
August 4, 2022
Please RSVP to attend one of our free hour-long information sessions, which will be held in-person on UVic campus and simultaneously on Zoom during the 2022 fall semester. Read More >

Mitigating Burnout with Mindfulness
July 15, 2022
For her first-year FLEX project, Alison White (IMP Class of 2025) joined an Island-based research team aiming to find out if healthcare professionals could use mindfulness to alleviate burnout. Read More >

Patient Program Looking for Clinical Teaching Associates
July 4, 2022
Clinical Teaching Associates use their own bodies to help teach our future doctors to provide safe and respectful physical exams through this paid opportunity, which run September – October. Read More >

Dedicated Volunteer Patient Retires
June 24, 2022
Art participated in the Patient Program for 15 years, during which time he helped to train hundreds of future physicians. Read More >

UBC MD Undergraduate Program Launches New Admissions Pathway for Black Students
June 14, 2022
Beginning this summer, Black applicants to UBC’s MD Undergraduate Program will have the opportunity to apply through this pathway and, as part of the admissions process, have their application essay reviewed by a sub-committee comprised of Black stakeholders from the B.C. medical community. Read More >

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