Career: Health & Medicine

Jennifer Corcoran

Assistant Prof, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology (Cross Appointee, Dept. of Surgery), Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Jennifer Corcoran says that like many research scientists, she’s interested in how things work. For the past year and a half she’s run her own lab at Dalhousie University, where her team is currently studying virus-induced cancers like Kaposi...

Drew Yamada

Pediatrician

Finding a time convenient for Dr Drew Yamada to talk about his career is not the easiest thing. “Sorry I couldn't take your call this evening, was in the middle of dying my daughter’s hair pink for crazy hair day...

John-Alec Tynan

Deputy Medical Director, SOS International, Sydney, Australia

It was Sunday and Dr. John-Alec Tynan was on call as Deputy Medical Director of International SOS in the Sydney, Australia office. SOS provides medical services and advice to companies whose employees are working in remote or developing areas. On that day the calls...

Jaime Wertman

PhD student, Dalhousie University

Ask Jaime Wertman about the things she likes best these days and she might mention working with zebrafish. The transparent ones. The ones in the Berman Lab at Dalhousie University. The ones that are described as “robust models” for studying cancer...

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