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Institute of Medical Science
Translational Research and Interdisciplinary
Graduate Education that Advance Human Health

Are you an undergraduate B.Sc. or medical student interested in a hands-on summer research experience?  Check out the IMS Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP).  Watch our new SURP video and hear from current students and faculty members! 

TRP InfoXchange

Learn more about the new Master's Program in Translational Research at the TRP InfoXchange. You can  register here.    


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Congratulations to Dr. Shaf Keshavjee, Dr. Wendy Levinson and Dr. Laurence Klotz! Learn more about the Order of Canada appointees here.


Scientific Day 2015 - Save the Date

Join us fo IMS Scientific Day 2015. Come and celebrate student achievements and teaching excellence!


IMS founding member, Dr. Jack Laidlaw is honoured with the Dean's Alumni Award for Lifetime Achievement during the Faculty of Medicine's Dean's Honour Roll Luncheon.


Graduate and Life Science Education Office Video

Learn more about Graduate and Life Sciences Education in the Faculty of Medicine.  Watch the video. here


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The IMS Strategic Plan 2012-2017


Explore our huge range of opportunities to do multidisciplinary research in basic and clinical medical science.  Our graduate supervisors are world-calibre researchers doing original work in research centres, teaching hospitals and basic science departments throughout Toronto.

News and Events:

  • Alan Wu Poster Competition Abstracts due March 13th!

    Is this your final year to fulfill a presentation credit for MSC1010Y or MSC1011Y? Read on. more

  • 2015 Scientific Day Memo

    Important information on how to participate in Scientific Day. more

  • Laidlaw Manuscript Competition deadline February 27th!

    YOu may be invited to give an oral presentation at IMS Scientific Day on May 12th! more

  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (Domestic)

    Deadline: April 1, 2015 more

  • Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology 2015-16

    DEADLINE: MARCH 31, 2015 more

  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (Visa)

    Deadline: February 27, 2015 more

  • IMS Lunch and Learn, February 26th!

    Presentation and Q & A Session. Meet IMS students, faculty and staff. more

  • TPRM Visiting Speaker Lecture - Dr. Joseph Leventhal


  • CPRS presents Science and Sushi: Pondering Post-Grad

    A seminar with Peter Brindley on how to make the most of yourself in the aftermath: jobs, networking et al. more

  • Dr. Shaf Keshavjee presents the 2014 SURP Keynote Address

    Learn more about the future of transplantation and personalized medicine for the organ. more

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