BC Children's Hospital Research Institute is pleased to congratulate the recipients of the 2018 Outstanding Achievement Awards and the 2018 BCCHR Studentships and Fellowships.
The next Discovery Days in Health Sciences will be held at BC Children's Hospital and BC Women's Hospital & Health Care Centre on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, from approximately 8:00 am to 3:15 pm. For the upcoming agenda, visit The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame website.
A big thanks to everyone who helped make the 2017 Discovery Days in Health Sciences a success! This one-day event brought together 150 students from 60 schools across the Lower Mainland to explore the variety of career options in medicine and health sciences.
What did participants have to say?
"Overall this was a great experience and I learned a lot more than I expected. I am very impressed and thankful for the efforts of the people who made this event possible. I wish this event could last more than a day. Thank you!"
"It was an amazing and fascinating opportunity to come and experience this event. I have gained much knowledge about the vast options in health science careers and am confident in pursuing this path."
"The day was kick-started with a personal and inspiring presentation. By learning about the experiences of other professionals, I learned more about what to expect from my career path to becoming a surgeon. Thank you for this opportunity!"
"Today was an amazing eye opener. I loved seeing the passion behind all the doctors which encouraged and motivated me even more. I loved seeing the vast array of jobs and the details of education behind them. Keep it up! Great program!!"
"Thank you so much for this incredible opportunity! I learned a lot of extremely valuable information about careers in the medical field and medical school in general. I liked listening to all the very informative speakers. "