MD/PhD News
MD/MSc Students

Student Name Supervisor   Title of Project
Albert Yeung Dr. Michael Jackson   Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disease, which manifests in the decline of memory and cognitive function

MD/PhD Students

Student Name Supervisor Title of Project
Andrew Denisuik Dr. George Zhanel Genomic Epidemiology and characterization of extended spectrum b-Lactamase and CMY 2 producing Escherichia coli in Canadian Hospitals from 2007-2016
Andrew McDermid Dr. Tim Booth Genetic Characterization of Canadian Group A Human Torovirus strains collected in multiple pediatric hospitals from 2007-2010
Shenghua Zhu Dr. Jun-Feng Wang Age-related neuroinflammatory responses associated with changes in learning impairments in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s diseas

Want to learn about what motivated some of the MD/PhD and MD/MSc students to pursue an Advanced Degree in Medicine?

Each month a student from either the Undergraduate Medical Student Research Programs or a student in the Advanced Degrees in Medicine Program are highlighted within the
Clinician-Scientist Change the World Newsletter.

Each month a student from either the Undergraduate Medical Student Research Programs or a student in the Advanced Degrees in Medicine Program are highlighted within the Clinician-Scientist Newsletter.

Below are links to Albert Yeung and Andrew McDermid's Student Spotlight sections.

Albert Yeung- MD/MSc Experience

Ander McDermid- MD/PhD Experience

Student Achievements
  1. MD/PhD student, Andrew McDermid, received Honorable Mention at the Canadian Student Health Research Forum in June 2018