IMS Module Showcase

Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences (IMS) is a module in the BMSc Program that allows students to take advanced studies in two or more medical sciences. We interviewed a 4th year student in IMS to get an inside perspective through their personal experience in IMS. Why did you choose IMS? IMS is unique because it recognizes that … Continue reading IMS Module Showcase


Giving a Helping Hand

Medicine has come a long way since the days when bloodletting was used to cure disease and mercury was thought to be the secret to immortality. One fascinating practice with an interesting history is replantation, the reattachment of a severed body part. In the Middle Ages, it was considered impossible, as many attempts to restore … Continue reading Giving a Helping Hand

The Science of Giant Pumpkins

October and November are the months of year for pumpkins; they’re used in many activities from Halloween pumpkin carving to baking Thanksgiving pumpkin pie. However, less well-known events include the annual giant pumpkin festivals that take place all around the world. Farmers carefully nurture pumpkins for months, producing truly amazing results – the world record for the … Continue reading The Science of Giant Pumpkins