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Living Space

Students will measure environmental conditions such as temperature, CO2, and relative humidity in their classroom and submit the data to a national database.
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Living Space

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Just Breathe: Lungs and Asthma

Learn about asthma and what scientists are doing to study it.
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Just Breathe: Lungs and Asthma

Magali Houde

Magali Houde (she/her)

Job Title
Research Scientist
I lead projects that look at the impacts of pollution on aquatic environments.
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Magali Houde (she/her)

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Arinjay Banerjee (he/him)

Job Title
Research Scientist and Principal Investigator
I am a scientist and I study how viruses evolve and interact with our immune system.
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Arinjay Banerjee (he/him)

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Julie Leblanc (she/her)

Job Title
Women in STEM Special Advisor
My work is to support girls and women to pursue and education and careers in STEM.
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Julie Leblanc (she/her)

Dre. Kayley McCubbin

Dr. Kayley McCubbin

Job Title
Research Veterinarian
Unlike veterinarians who take care of pets, I do research to help improve the health of dairy cattle.
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Dr. Kayley McCubbin

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Dr. Rod Russell

Job Title
Professor of Virology and Immunology
I run a research lab where we study viruses and how they cause disease.
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Dr. Rod Russell

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Emily Moore

Job Title
Food Field Application Scientist
I help members in the agri-food industry find the best analytical solutions to their challenges.
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Emily Moore

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Dr. Shelina Babul (she/her)

Job Title
Associate Director, BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit
My work covers all causes of injury, from falls, motor vehicle crashes and poisonings to sport-related injuries.
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Dr. Shelina Babul (she/her)

Medical equipment used to check homeostasis

Introduction to Homeostasis and Regulation

Learn about homeostasis and how the body regulates temperature, blood pressure, blood pH and blood sugar.
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Introduction to Homeostasis and Regulation

Fish farm in Norway

Should we farm fish and seafood?

In this case study, students will explore the benefits and concerns about aquaculture.
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Should we farm fish and seafood?

Louisa Pericleous

Louisa Pericleous

Job Title
Global Director, Access Strategy Lead
Louisa's job is to ensure patients across the world have the best possible access to medications.
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Louisa Pericleous

Jane McBride

Jane McBride

Job Title
Clinical Trials, Country Lead
Jane monitors drug testing and clinical trials in Canada.
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Jane McBride

Hand placing a final block on top of a pyramid of blocks. Each has a healthcare-related symbol on its face.

Summer Symposium Series: Health Sciences Career Resources

Grade
9 10 11 12
A career in the health sciences would let you help people directly in a very 'hands-on' way!
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Summer Symposium Series: Health Sciences Career Resources

Élyse Caron-Beaudoin

Élyse Caron-Beaudoin

Job Title
Teaching Assistant in Environmental Health
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Élyse Caron-Beaudoin