Application for the Vancouver Ambassador Team Open Now


The Conference - Info Coming Jan 2020



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Our Conference

The conference planning committee has been assembled and is working on the 6th annual OMS Vancouver conference. Stay tuned for more details in the coming months!

         Theme: the road to med school (& Beyond)

This year's conference aims to give participants an overview of the entire journey to medical school. 

2019 keynote speakers

dr. Roger Wong

Executive Associate Dean of Education Faculty of Medicine

University of British Columbia
Clinical Professor - Division of Geriatric Medicine

Dr. Jim Christenson

Emergency Physician

St. Paul's Hospital 
Head of Academic Department of Emergency Medicine UBC

Workshop Leaders

dr. raymond lam

Director of Mood Disorders

Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health UBC Hospital

Associate Head of Research Department of Psychiatry UBC

Dr. Steven Pelech

Professor, Division of Neurology

University of British Columbia

Founder of Kinetic Pharmaceuticals and Kenexus Bioinformatics

dr. Farah Shroff

Founder of Maternal and Infant Health Canada 

Adjunct Professor at the Department of Family Practise and School of Population and Public Health UBC

Dr. Ayham Maatouk

Emergency Medicine Physician

dr. Carolyn Gotay

Inaugural Chair in Cancer Primary Prevention

University of British Columbia

Director of Center of Excellence in Cancer Prevention, School of Population and Public Health UBC

Dr. Paul Keown

Founder, President, CEO Syreon Research Corporation

Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine UBC

Director of Immunology UBC

Registration is now Closed


Student Support

OMS is committed to ensuring that all students have the opportunity to attend our conference and experience the wonders of a career in medicine, regardless of financial situation. We are non-profit organization and all revenue goes towards conference operations. Thus, we are proud to offer financial assistance. Please email us for more information.