announcements

Dec
22

Equitable Admissions for Black Applicants

The BHSc (Hons) Program announces the launch of a pilot project for Equitable Admissions for Black Applicants (EABA), starting with the current application cycle for entrance to BHSc in Fall 2021. “Being an accessible, supportive, and inclusive community is really important to us,” says Stacey Ritz, Assistant Dean of the BHSc (Hons) Program.  “This initiative […]

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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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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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Sep
22

Welcome to Dr. Caitlin Mullarkey!

The BHSc (Hons) Program is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Caitlin Mullarkey as an Assistant Professor, as of August 1, 2017.  A Rhodes Scholar, Dr. Mullarkey’s received her doctorate from the University of Oxford where she worked on a novel influenza vaccination strategy. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Icahn School of […]

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Sep
14

Welcome to Dr. Jennifer Nash!

The BHSc (Hons) Program is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Jennifer Nash as an Assistant Professor, as of September 1, 2017.  Jennifer is not only an experienced instructor and facilitator in the Program, but she is also an alumna, having graduated with her BHSc (Hons) degree in 2004.  She subsequently became a chiropractor, […]

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Sep
13

BHSc 2018 Supplementary Application questions now available!

Are you planning to apply for admission to the BHSc (Hons) Program entering class for 2018?  If so, the supplementary application questions for the 2018 admissions cycle are now available for you to review and begin preparing your responses in advance of the online submission deadlines. The questions, along with more information for Level 1 […]

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Apr
11

BHSc students reflect on their success in national finance competition

Last month, a team of McMaster students won the Federal Minister of Finance’s Post-Secondary Policy Forum, a national competition which sought out prospective public policy proposals from university students. Their proposal, titled ‘Recalibrating Canadian Labour Development For a Precarious Economy’, called for reforms to Employment Insurance and skills (re)training programs to address job churn in […]

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