Welcome to Graduate & Life Sciences Education

GLSE encompasses two major education activities in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine – Graduate Education and Undergraduate Education in the Life Sciences including Arts and Science and other interdivisional teaching.  GLSE also oversees the activities of the Department of Teaching Labs (DTL).  GLSE advocates for graduate and undergraduate students and promotes innovative education in the heart of Canada’s largest health care research hub.

Jan 6, 2022
The Department of Medical Biophysics is now accepting applications for the 2022 Summer Research Program for undergraduate students.

This is to inform you that the application portal for the 2022 Summer Research Program is now open. Please note that the application deadline is Monday, January 24, 2022.
Nov 29, 2021
Samantha Z. Yammine was honoured to be named on Toronto Life Magazine's Top 50 list of most influential people in Toronto for 2021 for her science communication work on social media.  She has put her heart and soul and brain into trying to make the science of Covid a little less over-whelming.
Nov 19, 2021
We invite you to view our Education Achievement Awards microsite which features our many remarkable faculty awardees from across our Temerty Faculty of Medicine education programs. 

Check out what our student Geil Astorga has to say about her experience and the program. Read and watch now!

Check out what our student and #healthcare professional, Dominique Pilon, has to say about her experience and the program.
Read and watch now!

Undergraduate Ambassador Yiyang Hou
Undergraduate Department: Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology

Graduate Ambassador Sofia Mirzazada
Year of Study: Year Two (Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, MScOT)

GLSE Talks: One Minute Video Competition Winner - Anne van der Meij (Biochemistry Postdoc)

Dirt(y) microbes save the day! Dying soil is an invisible crisis at our feet and endangers our food supply. However, with the help of billions of microbes, that largely determine soil chemistry, we'll be able to take control.
Anne Van der Meij