IMP Information Session with Dr. Shahin Shirzad

Do you want to be a doctor?

Find out how you can earn your MD on Vancouver Island with the Island Medical Program (IMP), which delivers the UBC MD Undergraduate Program in collaboration with the University of Victoria and Island Health.

Dr. Shahin Shirzad, Assistant Dean of Admissions, will host this special information session along with current IMP students and the IMP admissions coordinator. You’ll learn about the MD Undergraduate Program and the IMP, our admissions process, what it takes to become a doctor, and what it’s like being in medical school. You can also ask any questions you may have in the extended Q&A period following the presentation.

This information session will be available both in-person* and via Zoom**.

You must RSVP no matter if you plan to attend in-person or online. To register, please click here.


*There are only 72 in-person seats available; please only reserve an in-person seat if you plan on attending.

*All in-person attendees are required to wear masks in all indoor spaces at the University of Victoria. Please do not attend if you are feeling unwell.

**If you register to attend via Zoom, you will receive a link via after registration.



WHAT: Island Medical Program Information Session with Dr. Shahin Shirzad

WHERE: Medical Sciences Building, Rm. 160 / Zoom

WHEN: March 15, 2022, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

RSVP: Please click here