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Nov
27

In Memoriam – Del Harnish, 1954-2018

Remembering teh* legacy of Del Harnish It is with great sadness that we announce that Del Harnish, assistant dean of the BHSc (Hons) Program from 2000-2015 and vice dean of undergraduate education in the Faculty of Health Sciences, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018. Del’s impact on students over the course of his career […]

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Jun
01

BHSc Students among award winners at 2018 Health Sciences Convocation

The BHSc (Hons) Program was thrilled to celebrate the 580th Convocation of McMaster University was held last Thursday, May 24, 2018.  BHSc Graduates celebrated with their families at an informal graduation breakfast at LIUNA Station that morning before the formal ceremonies in the afternoon at the First Ontario Concert Hall in Hamilton.  Graduates received their […]

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Feb
09

BHSc instructors offer “DNA Decoded”

Faculty of Health Sciences professors and BHSc (Hons) Program instructors Dr. Felicia Vulcu and Dr. Caitlin Mullarkey have collaborated with staff at McMaster’s MacPherson Institute for Leadership, Innovation and Excellence in Teaching recently launched a new online course for the public, entitled “DNA Decoded“.  The launch of the course was featured in the Hamilton Spectator […]

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Jan
23

Music, Health, & The Community

McMaster University Bachelor of Health Sciences students Avery Clavio, Shannon Gui, Arbaaz Patel, Deeksha Kundapur and Charmaine Holland. Photo by JD Howell via FHS News HTHSCI 3MU3 – Music, Health, & The Community is getting some well-deserved attention.  The program, which begain as a 4th year initiative several years ago, has evolved into a 3rd […]

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Dec
22

Holiday Greetings!

Happy Holidays, from all of us in the BHSc (Hons) Program Office! Thanks to all of you for making 2017 a great year — whether you’re an instructor, student, supervisor, TA, or linked to our community in some other way, we are very grateful to have you as part of the BHSc family, and looking […]

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Nov
29

End-of-Term Course Evaluations Now Available

Can you believe that we are only a week away from the end of classes for the semester?  You’ve survived the November crush, and now we’re staring down exams and end-of-term papers and projects — there is light at the end of the tunnel! Before then, however, we need your feedback to further enhance our […]

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Oct
23

Welcome to Dr. Eric Seidlitz!

The BHSc (Hons) Program is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Eric Seidlitz as an Assistant Professor, as of September 15, 2017.  Eric has been an instructor in the BHSc (Hons) Program since 2011, contributing to teaching in the basic sciences in a variety of roles.  Originally from Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Eric completed […]

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Oct
04

HealthScis at the WFUNA International Model UN

This spring, several BHSc (Hons) Program students participated in the World Federation of United Nations Associations International Model UN in Agra, India.  Here, 3rd year BHSc Student Jessica Jacob (pictured above, giving her opening address to the Assembly) provides her perspective on the event and what the Model UN movement means to her: The lobby […]

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