Orientation Activities

Faculty of Medicine Graduate Studies Virtual Orientation Day

August 30, 2021

Don’t miss the next Faculty of Medicine Orientation Activities for new students, which will be live virtually!

This will be the perfect occasion to meet new students and your program director.

We will share important information about your academic career at the faculty of medicine and the many resources at your disposal.



Dean and Vice Deans’ Welcome Remarks

Virtual-With live presentation


Student Experience, Karen Littlejohn (Faculty Administrator), and Dr. Nadine Wiper-Bergeron (Assistant Vice Dean). to speak

Mentorship and Wellness presentations

Virtual-With live presentation





Program orientation with your program director

  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Cellular and Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
  • Epidemiology
  • Public Health
  • Translational and Molecular Medicine
  • Population Health Risk Assessment and Management
  • Health Education (to be confirmed)

Virtual-With live presentation with Program directors (Program specific)





CUPE Presentation

Virtual-With live presentation


Optional Student Networking with Students' associations

Virtual-With live presentation

You will receive an email shortly, with your registration details as well as for the distribution of the backpacks. (Check your junk or Spam box)

Backpack distribution schedule:
  • Tuesday Sept 7, 2021- 9.00am to 4.00pm for BCH and MIC students
  • Wednesday Sept 8, 2021- 9.00am to 4.00pm for CMM and NSC students
  • Thursday Sept 9, 2021- 9.00am to 4.00pm for Student from any program, who cannot make it on the specific dates.
  • Friday Sept 10, 2021- 9.00am to 4.00pm for EPI, MPH and graduate diploma students.

Disclaimer: The information provided above may be subject to change without notice and should not be construed as a commitment by the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa.

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