Internship & Industry
A sector at the nexus of science and business
As a graduate of the Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization program, you’ll have the first-rate training and skills required to be a leader in biomedical science with an emphasis on drug discovery and development. Our graduates are equipped not only with the skills to lead in the rapidly growing field of scientific discovery, but to help bring cutting-edge research from lab to market.
“The Master’s-level internship was critical as it provided the opportunity for me to learn a lot about what Medical Affairs at a pharma company does.”
Your career begins with your internship
The MBDC program creates opportunities for students to not only gain the knowledge in class and labs they need to be successful in the biomedicine, pharmaceutical and biotech sector, but also gain real-world experience through an internship placement. During their four to eight-month internship (longer terms may be available), MBDC students will gain firsthand experience in the sector, working closely with established industry professionals.
“Sanofi (Canada) has been so pleased with the great talent we’ve hired from the MBDC”
-Kevin Hewitt, Franchise Head – Dupixent, Canada, Sanofi Genzyme