UTIHP’s 16th Annual HHR Conference

On March 22 & 23, 2014, the University of Toronto International Health Program (UTIHP) hosted it’s 16th Annual Health and Human Rights Conference, which explored the health and wellbeing of the youngest, and most vulnerable citizens of the world. Children across the globe face unique health and human rights issues that have long lasting effects on their development and future lives as adults. To explore this, our conference focused on the theme, ‘Global Health and Human Rights from a Child’s Perspective.

Daffydil 2014

For over 100 years, the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto has performed Daffydil, a spectacular theatrical production, to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. Since its inception, Daffydil has raised over $600,000 for charity. The show is entirely produced, directed, written and performed by students in the Faculty of Medicine. This year's Daffydil musical took place in the Hart House Theatre at the University of Toronto on the evenings of February 19-22, 2014.

Top 10 Things That Make Toronto Feel Like Home

Welcome to Toronto! It’s the largest city in Canada, one of the most diverse cities in the world... and home to one of the greatest medical schools. J However, Toronto can also be intimidating and overwhelming, especially if you're from out of town. 

Originally from Vancouver, I found my first year of moving to Toronto to be an exciting time. It wasn't easy to choose to move here, but I've started to settle into T-dot. Here are my top 10 things that make Toronto feel more like home, even when you're away from home.