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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!

Kevin Chen

Kevin Chen

CEO, Co-Founder

Janessa Roy

Janessa Roy

Aromatherapist & Teacher

Janessa Roy is an Aromatherapist & Teacher, located in Manitoba.
Lakshmi Krishnan

Lakshmi Krishnan

Vice President, Life Sciences

Lakshmi Krishnan is the Vice President of Life Sciences for the National Research Council.
Keith Bailey

Keith Bailey

Owner Pharmacist

Keith Bailey is an Owner Pharmacist for Shoppers Drug Mart.
Michael Ryerson participe à une course sur route

Michael Ryerson

Registered Massage Therapist

Michael Ryerson is a Registered Massage Therapist at Ryerson Massage Therapy.
Erica Dupuis montrant comment utiliser un stéthoscope à une jeune fille

Erica Dupuis

Cardiac Registered Nurse

Erica Dupuis is a Cardiac Registered Nurse for Horizon Health Network, NB.
Greta Bauer

Greta Bauer

Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Greta Bauer is a Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
Joanne Freeze

Joanne Freeze

Dental Hygienist

Joanne Freeze is a Dental Hygienist for Dr. Paul Chase and Associates.
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Gwen Healey Akearok

Executive and Scientific Director

Gwen Healey Akearok is the Executive and Scientific Director of the Qaujigiartiit Health Research Centre.
 Sound waves and sound-producing devices. Image © jop_pop, istockphoto.com

Sound vs. Noise

What is the difference between sound and noise? How do they affect your hearing? And is noise always a bad thing?

Students studying outdoors on grass

The Benefits of Going Outside

Spending time outside has important physical and psychological benefits. It can even help you learn better!

Cartoon of people cleaning teeth

How can chemistry help you take care of your teeth?

What are your teeth made up of? What chemistry is at work in your mouth? Why do some people get cavities even if they brush regularly?

 Inside the Destiny Laboratory Module on board the International Space Station

Noise on Earth and on the International Space Station

This backgrounder explains what noise is, how it is measured, and how it affects our hearing, wellness and more.