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Dr. Arinjay Banerjee dans son labo

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)

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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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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)

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Summer Symposium Series: Health Sciences Career Resources

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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

 Physiotherapist helping a patient to walk

Camille

Job Title
Physiotherapist
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Camille

Dispatcher's office

Audrée

Job Title
Emergency Medical Dispatcher
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Audrée

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Valérie Plante

Job Title
Nurse
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Valérie Plante

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Where Do New Medicines Come From?

Learn how new medicines are developed and tested in Canada.
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Where Do New Medicines Come From?

Medical staff distributing COVID-19 vaccines

What’s Special About the New COVID-19 Vaccines?

Learn about viruses, vaccines and why the new COVID-19 vaccines are innovative.
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What’s Special About the New COVID-19 Vaccines?

Lakshmi Krishnan

Lakshmi Krishnan

Job Title
Vice President, Life Sciences
Lakshmi Krishnan is the Vice President of Life Sciences for the National Research Council.
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Lakshmi Krishnan

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Erica Dupuis

Job Title
Cardiac Registered Nurse
Erica Dupuis is a Cardiac Registered Nurse for Horizon Health Network, NB.
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Erica Dupuis

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Creating a Vaccine for COVID-19 in Canada

Learn how vaccines are developed, how they work and how some scientists in Canada are researching vaccines for COVID-19.
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Creating a Vaccine for COVID-19 in Canada