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Interdisciplinary, Research-based, and Unique.

The Master of Science in Biomedical Communications MScBMC is unique in Canada and one of four accredited programs of its kind. This two-year professional graduate program prepares students for careers in the visual communication of science, medicine, and health. Students in this interdisciplinary program explore the use of images, interactive technologies, and animation/simulation to effectively communicate complex science and health topics to a range of audiences. Our graduates are leaders in biocommunications across a number of fields, including pharma and biotech visualization, medical-legal visualization, health communication, research dissemination, textbook publishing, and more.

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      Andrea Gauthier, MScBMC 2012, has been named a Vanier Scholar. Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships recognize world-class doctoral students who demonstrate leadership and a high-standard  of...
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      Biomedical Communications students and alumni returned successful from this year’s Association of Medical Illustrators’ annual meeting. Hosted by the Cleveland Clinic, AMI 2015 took place...
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