Our Mini Med School Team is hard at work putting together a diverse schedule that maximizes the opportunity to explore leading-edge medical research. The content below is a draft and subject to changes. 

Date: Friday, April 8
Location: Coast Chilliwack Hotel, 45920 First Ave, Chilliwack, BC 
Time: 8:30 am to 3:00 pm

Schedule: 

  • 8:30 am    Registration and Welcome Activity
     
  • 9:00 am     Welcome and Introductions
     
  • 9:15 am     Research Lecture
    30 minute lecture followed by 15 minutes for participant questions.
     
  • 10:00 am     Research Jeopardy
    Test your health sciences knowledge! This interactive game will let you work as a team to compete for prizes and gain more insight on the latest translational and clinical research topics. 
     

  • 10:20 am    Break
     
  • 10:30 am    Research Activities
    Participants will be separated into smaller groups to participate in a selection of faculty-led activities. 
     
  • 11:30 am    Lunch
    Lunch will be provided. Participants with food allergies or dietary restrictions are encouraged to bring their own lunch. Please note, we cannot guarantee Mini Med School will be a nut-free event. 
     
  • 12:15 pm    Research Activity
    Participants will be separated into smaller groups to participate in a selection of faculty-led activities. 
      
  • 1:00 pm    Research Lecture
    30 minute lecture followed by 15 minutes for questions.
     

  • 2:00 pm    Break
     

  • 2:10 pm    Who Wants to be a Health Scientist? 
    Challenge your assumptions about what it means to work in health sciences. This interactive game will give you a better idea of the day-to-day responsibilities of those working in the medical or research field. 
     

  • 2:30 pm    Health Pros Tell All - Career Panel
    Explore a variety of career opportunities and interact with health science experts. This discussion will be driven by participants, so prepare your questions! 
     
  • 3:00 pm     Closing remarks, student dismissed


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Do you have more questions? Check out our Mini Med School FAQs or contact researchevents@phsa.ca.