IMP Class of 2020 Celebrates Match Day
March 3, 2020
Students matched to programs including Family Medicine, Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Psychiatry, and Urology. Read More >

IMP Graduate Becomes First Indigenous Gynecologic Oncologist in Canada
February 6, 2020
Dr. Brent Jim completed his residency at the University of Calgary after graduating from the IMP in 2012. Read More >

Volunteers Needed for 2020 Healthcare Travelling Roadshow
January 23, 2020
Join us on one of four week-long road trips to rural BC to showcase career options to high school students and connect with community stakeholders and local healthcare professionals. Read More >

IMP Student Publishes First-author Paper on Desmoid-type Fibromatosis
December 19, 2019
Angeline de Bruyns' retrospective review studies the medical outcomes of 227 patients treated for desmoid-type fibramatosis, a rare tumor that forms in connective tissues. Published in Clinical Oncology, her paper will inform clinicians which treatments have been most effective and which could be used in the future. Read More >

Volunteers Needed to Help Train Tomorrow’s Doctors
November 1, 2019
Will you help train tomorrow’s doctors? The Island Medical Program needs community volunteers with chronic health conditions to participate in the First Patient Program, which teaches our medical students to be empathetic, patient-centred, and effective physicians. Read More >

Info Session with Dr. Shahin Shirzad
October 29, 2019
Join Dr. Shahin Shirzad, Assistant Dean of Admissions; current IMP medical students; and the IMP admissions coordinator to find out how you can earn your MD on Vancouver Island with the Island Medical Program at this special evening info session. Read More >

Dr. Fraser Black Part of New Mobile Palliative Care Program
September 26, 2019
IMP's Assistant Dean of Student Affairs is the physician for the newly formed Palliative Outreach Resource Team (PORT), which provides medical and supportive care to people who are homeless and living in poverty. Read More >

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