When Aatif Qureshi was a first-year medical student at U of T, the MPA began piloting integrated care programs to train future doctors how to deal with concurrent mental and physical conditions. Qureshi signed up as a volunteer and went on to join the research effort to help evaluate and eventually implement the innovative new programs.
Nov 1 / 2017
As an MD/PhD student, Kirill Zaslavsky’s educational experiences have ranged from applying CRISPR to human stem cells to study neuropsychiatric disease to clerkship.
Oct 31 / 2017
The Community of Support is a program created by the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine focused on increasing the number of students that are Indigenous, Black and economically disadvantaged in the MD program. Over the next few weeks, the admissions blog will highlight interviews with medical students who have helped create aspects of the Community of Support or volunteered their time with the Community of Support.
Oct 16 / 2017