Personal experience fuels VIU BSc. grad student’s medical aspirations

Two significant events sparked William Cope’s dream of becoming a doctor – a rare childhood illness that left him partially paralyzed and his father’s battle with Parkinson’s disease.

His dream is about to become reality. Cope has been accepted into Cornell University’s prestigious Weill Cornell Medical College, an Ivy League medical school in New York City. He’s one of approximately 20 students selected from more than 6,000 applicants. The class will ultimately be made up of just over 100 students.

“I am very excited,” says the 22-year-old Bachelor of Science graduate of Vancouver Island University. Read more…..
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