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The Diversity Mentorship Program: Connecting Medical Students with Representation

It was Semipe Oni’s first patient interview in a hospital setting. As an eager and bright-eyed first-year medical student, Oni was excited about taking on this new responsibility as a medical trainee. 
Nov 12 / 2019

Building Resilience in Medical Students

In 2016, our MD Program launched its Resilience Curriculum to prepare first year medical students for the challenges of medical school and residency. The curriculum breaks down the stigma surrounding mental health issues and equips learners with the skills needed to persevere through challenges and adversity.
Oct 29 / 2019

Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®) – Fee Assistance Program

If you are considering applying to medical school, preparing to write the Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®) is likely on your list of things to do. The MCAT is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to support the admission process for many medical schools, including U of T. However, students often do not realize the additional costs that could be associated with the MCAT.
Oct 3 / 2019

Class of 2T3: Why Are You Passionate About Medicine?

As a new school year approaches, incoming students from the Class of 2T3 share what inspired them to pursue medicine and how they hope to weave their passions for advocacy into their careers as physicians.
Aug 19 / 2019