Mini Med School: Vancouver

The next Mini Med School series will provide insight into the world of surgery. Presented by Dr. Kishore Mulpuri, 2017 Mini Med School Dean. 

The 6-week seminar series will be held at the Chan Centre for Family Health Education on the BC Children's Hospital Campus (938 West 28th Avenue, Vancouver). Admission is free but space is limited.

Upcoming Schedule

  • Wednesday, October 18, 7:00-9:00 pm: Neurosurgery & Eye Surgery
  • Wednesday, October 25, 7:00-9:00 pm: Cardiac & General Surgery
  • Wednesday, November 1, 7:00-9:00 pm: Orthopedic & Plastic Surgery
  • Wednesday, November 8, 7:00-9:00 pm: Global Surgery
  • Wednesday, November 15, 7:00-9:00 pm: Anesthesia
  • Wednesday, November 22, 7:00-9:00 pm: Surgical Training


High school students interested in participating must be nominated by a teacher to attend. Students cannot register themselves. 

Interested in attending but not a high school student? 

A limited number of seats are reserved for the public each year. These seats are intended for retired health care professionals and teachers/educators. To reserve a space contact, registration will open on Monday, September 25 at 3:00 pm. 

Are you affiliated with the research community at BC Children's Hospital? A limited number of seats are also reserved for students mentored by researchers or individuals affiliated with staff onsite. Contact for registration details. 

Please note, the Mini Med School course curriculum is designed for students in
grades 10-12. All sessions will be recorded and available for online viewing.

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For any questions or concerns please contact or 604-875-2000 x5397.