Summer Career Opportunities and Research Experience Program

About the Summer CORE Program

The Summer CORE Program offers BSc, DVM and other summer student researchers at OVC a stimulating slate of events from May to August. Read more.


Date & Time



May 9, 12:30 – 1:20

Room 1714

Orientation session for students and faculty advisors, led by Dr. Thomas Koch










May 23 all day

Rozanski Hall

Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses Symposium

May 25 all day


Room 1714


ICCI 2017 Cancer Research Symposium

June 6th


Breakfast Networking session with CAHLN participants (lab animal DVMs)



Breakfast Networking session – Grad Studies and Internships/Residencies

May 30 AM


Oral Presentations 1

May 31 AM


Oral Presentations 2

June 20 12:30 - 2:30


Workshop on the Use of Animals in Research/Lab Animal Veterinary Medicine followed by a tour of the Central Animal Facility


Breakfast Networking Session – Alumni From a Variety of Careers (DVM and Bachelors)

July 6 at 12:30

Room 2500

Workshop on designing and presenting scientific posters using PowerPoint (optional – for first time presenters)



Tour of Elora Dairy Research and Innovation Centre 

June  24 all day


Behind the scenes at the Toronto Zoo

August 15 & 16

1707 B&C

Poster presentations

August 18

1707 B&C

Final luncheon for participants and advisors, presentation of awards