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Biology

Student uses a pipet to extract DNA with other students looking on.

Fish Market Survey

Senior biology students use a DNA barcoding kit to test local grocery store fish samples, and discover if the fish they bought is mislabeled and part of food fraud!

Tomatosphere

Tomatosphere™

Through Tomatosphere™, your students will investigate the effects of outer space on the germination of tomato seeds. This is a hands-on program that builds scientific inquiry and experimentation skills.

Dr. Harpreet Kochhar at standup computer station in his office.

Dr. Harpreet Kochhar

President

I am the head of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC).
Isabel Hilgendag in the fileld collecting samples in the Arctic

Isabel Hilgendag

MSc Student (Biology)

I look for heavy metals, such as mercury, in Arctic marine animals, to ensure they are safe to eat.
Manpreet Kaur in her lab

Manpreet Kaur (She/Her)

Postdoctoral Fellow

I work on research projects to discover drugs to treat infectious diseases.
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Ryan Mitchell

Hatchery Supervisor

My job is to supervise the daily workflow at our salmon hatchery.
Daryl Lawes in front of one of Seaspan’s many tugboats supporting marine transportation.

Daryl Lawes

Environment Manager

I am responsible for all aspects of environmental protection, performance, and regulatory compliance for Seaspan Shipyards.
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Corie Houldsworth

Inspector

I perform inspections of worksites where radiation is used, stored or transported.
Terra MacDonald at aquaculture site holding farmed salmon.

Terra MacDonald (she/her)

Veterinarian and Fish Health Manager

As the veterinarian for Mowi Canada West, I care for the salmon at all life stages, from egg to harvest.
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Isha Berry

Epidemiologist

I look for patterns in disease outbreaks and health outcomes in populations across the world.
Clair Poulin hiking near wetland area

Claire Poulin

Zebrafish Researcher/Pre-Med Student

I am researching how Zebrafish respond to lower oxygen levels in their environment.
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Jasmin Chahal

Assistant Professor

I teach in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at McGill University.
Lynn Henderson with German Sheppard dog

Lynn Henderson (she/her)

Veterinarian, Clinician, and College Professor

I am a small animal veterinarian serving animal health in a variety of capacities.
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Anastasiia Prysyazhnyuk

Science and Innovation Lead, Health Beyond Initiative

I explore ways in which science and technology can provide solutions to healthcare problems in space and on Earth.
Hayleigh Conway laying on map of NWT and pointing to Inuvik on the map. Taken on GIS Day 2017.

Hayleigh Conway (she/her)

Geomatics Technician

I make maps that help answer questions about the health of the environment in the Western Arctic.