Schulich Medicine & Dentistry launches Summer School for international medical students

This summer, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry’s Internationalization Office and Undergraduate Medical Education will be welcoming 20 international senior medical students to attend the first annual Summer School — a pilot project hosted in partnership with the Western English Language Centre.

The medical students will be coming from some of the School’s international partner institutions, including Nanjing Medical University, Second Military Medical University, Addis Ababa University and the West China Hospital.

The Summer School with provide the incoming international students with the opportunity to attend medical lectures and expert panel discussions and tour hospitals, research labs and teaching facilities. They will work on group projects and presentations, and take part in professional development activities related to language and cross-cultural development. There will also be social activities scheduled in London and the surrounding areas.

More information about the success and progress of the Summer School will be shared in the coming months.