Programs:

Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences

Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences

The biological and chemical processes that occur within living organisms in health and disease, and the application of the principles of the natural sciences to medicine.

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Degree Details

MD / Doctorate (MD/Ph.D.)

A research-intensive program embracing a variety of diverse scientific areas of biochemistry including stem cells and cancer research, cell and human biology, microbiology and infectious diseases, and structural biology.

Areas of Research

  • Major areas of biomedical research
  • Cancer and Stem Cells
  • Eukaryotic cell biology and human disease
  • Microbiology and antimicrobial drug discovery
  • Structural biology
  • Chemical biology
Length:
6-7 years
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time
Typical Entry:
September
Typical Deadline:
OMSAS MD application due October 1.
MD/PhD application due December 1.

Degree Options

Master of Science (M.Sc.)Degree Details

Length:
2 years
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time

Doctorate (Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
4 years
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time

MD / Doctorate (MD/Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
6-7 years
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time