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Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization

Bachelor-Master Program

2 Award Winning BDC Students!

  A smartphone app to cut emergency room waiting times and a new user-friendly menstrual cup solution are two award-winning ideas from students of McMaster University’s Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization program (BDC) program. To read the complete article click on the link below. https://healthsci.mcmaster.ca/news-events/news/news-article/2021/10/27/smartphone-er-app-and-menstrual-health-technology-double-win-for-bdc-program  Congratulations Christopher and Ron. Daily News article “McMaster Student Startups claim […]

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BiochemROCKS! 20/21 edition

The 2020-2021 issue of BiochemRocks! is now available. Be sure to check out the sections in the magazine about the BDC program. Dr. Andrew McArthur provides a review of the BDC program on page 7; MBDC Alumni, Daniel Celeste has a great interview on page 15 and our very own BDC Society is featured on […]

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Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

  The field of health science has gained some very promising and talented new additions! You’ve all shown tremendous grit, resilience and determination and proved that not even a global pandemic could hold you back. On behalf of the BDC Program faculty and staff, congratulations to our graduates on your well-deserved success! […]

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BDC Engage 2021

Thank you, Patricia Hrynyk, Director of Brand Marketing Canada at #Moderna for your fascinating talk on mRNA technology, the path of vaccine procurement and distribution and how your career path led you to your current role! We have all benefitted from your insights and perseverance in such a challenging role! Congratulations to all of our […]

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Alumni Spotlight – Hamdi Abdo

Meet Hamdi Abdo; BDC and Master of BDC alumni student, and former BDC Society President. As he reflects on his experiences so far, he shares how his multidisciplinary education and professional training has prepared him for the next chapter of his post-grad journey as a Medical Affairs Associate, and law student: “Three years ago, when […]

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