Mandatory immunization requirements

Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine has mandatory immunization requirements for  students entering medical school. Health care professionals have an obligation to protect patients and themselves from infections that can be transmitted within health care practice settings.

All immunizations specified in the form below must be complete, up to date, and on record with the Student Affairs Office before you can complete clinical experiences in the hospital.

It is essential that you keep your immunization status updated as well as maintain documented records with the Student Affairs Office. Throughout your medical education and in the years to come, you will need proof of your immunization status.

Dal Med Immunization Requirements [PDF - 247 kB]

Immunization, Criminal Record Check, and Vulnerable Sector Check Regulations [109 kB]