Med School 101: Everything You Need to Know about Med School in Canada

Workshop description: Given the under-representation of Filipinos in medicine, this workshop aims to provide inspiration and knowledge to aspiring Filipino pre-meds, including information on GPA requirements, MCAT, extra-curriculars, etc. It will also feature a diverse Q&A panel of students in various healthcare/science fields in order to provide a holistic view of the path to medical school and the other options available.

Gian is a current third year medical student at the University of Toronto and the founder and co-president of the Filipino Association of Medical Students (FAMS). He has a Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) from McMaster University and has a passion for equity, diversity, and representation in medicine.