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Health Careers 11
Karen Fleming (she/her)
I help create education and training experiences that contribute to safer environments for patients.
Marcia Anderson (she/her)
Physician and Vice-Dean Indigenous Health, Social Justice and Anti-Racism
I am a medical doctor and I work to help create culturally safe healthcare that is free of racism.
Director, Process Development
I lead teams of scientists to discover and develop the best ways of making drug molecules for clinical trials.
Manpreet Kaur (She/Her)
I work on research projects to discover drugs to treat infectious diseases.
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.
I look for patterns in disease outbreaks and health outcomes in populations across the world.
Lynn Henderson (she/her)
Veterinarian, Clinician, and College Professor
I am a small animal veterinarian serving animal health in a variety of capacities.
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.
Megan is a prosthetic technician who makes and repairs artificial limbs.
Katie Harris (she/her)
Medical Student/Prospective Aerospace Medicine Specialist
I am working towards a career as an aerospace medicine specialist - a doctor who works with astronauts and keeps them healthy for long missions!
Dr. Shelina Babul (she/her)
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.
Arinjay Banerjee (he/him)
Research Scientist and Principal Investigator
I am a scientist and I study how viruses evolve and interact with our immune system.
Dr. Kayley McCubbin
Unlike veterinarians who take care of pets, I do research to help improve the health of dairy cattle.
Global Director, Access Strategy Lead
Louisa's job is to ensure patients across the world have the best possible access to medications.
Summer Symposium Series: Health Sciences Career Resources
A career in the health sciences would let you help people directly in a very 'hands-on' way!