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Medicine and Science: Resources

Discover a set of resources designed to get you thinking about the intersection of medicine and science.

Dr. Arinjay Banerjee dans son labo

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.
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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!

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.

Lakshmi Krishnan

Lakshmi Krishnan

Vice President, Life Sciences

Lakshmi Krishnan is the Vice President of Life Sciences for the National Research Council.
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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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Herd Immunity: How Vaccines Protect the Most Vulnerable

What is herd immunity and how does it protect some of the most vulnerable people in our communities?

Infant receiving a vaccination

Immunity and Vaccination

Learn about the history of vaccines and how vaccines trigger an immune response that keep us from getting some dangerous diseases.

Jillian Croke | Pharmacienne et pharmacienne gestionnaire

Jillian Croke

Pharmacist/Pharmacy Manager

Jillian Croke is a Pharmacist/Pharmacy Manager for Shoppers Drug Mart.
Bottle of Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) vaccine

Measles and Measles Prevention

Learn about the measles virus, its impact and vaccination for prevention of the disease.