Backpack to Briefcase: From student to stethoscope

Explore a future in medicine at U of T from a panel of experts and students from the U of T Faculty of Medicine, Physician Assistant and Medical Radiation Sciences programs.

Learn what to expect during the admissions process, how to explore your career and decide on a specialty during medical school, and get a first-hand perspective of life in medical school from a current student studying at the Mississauga Academy of Medicine at UTM.

Register online by Sunday, March 12, 2017.


Carol Bisnath, BA'91, MEd'04, Career Counsellor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Jessie Metcalfe, Associate Registrar, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Elizabeth Whitmell, Program Manager, Physician Assistant Program, Department of Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto
Dr. Sameer Masood, Resident Physician, Emergency Medicine, MPH Candidate, Harvard University and Founding Partner, MD Consultants
Elizabeth Christy, MRS Program, Enrolment Services – Undergraduate Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Leo Akioyamen, MD Candidate, Class of 2019, University of Toronto

Backpack to Briefcase is hosted by Alumni Relations in partnership with the UTM Career Centre and the University of Toronto Mississauga Alumni Association.

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
William G. Davis Building, Spigel Hall, Room 1102