Health Innovation Hub – Pitch Perfect Competition!

Health Innovation Hub Presents:   Registration: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/pitch-perfect-fund-your-health-innovation-tickets-51053159374 DESCRIPTION This competition celebrates and supports student innovations on Health Matters. Six student led early stage start ups will pitch for three Student Innovation Fellowships of $5,000. Wednesday Nov 7th, 2018 from 3:30 – 7:00pm @ ONRamp (100 College St.) Doors open at 3:30pm Pitches will take place from [...]

By |2018-10-31T15:54:05+00:00October 31st, 2018|Networking, Potential Careers|0 Comments

Science to Business Network Presents: The AI Revolution

Science to Business Network Presents... The AI Revolution: Disrupting the Path From Drug Discovery to Patient Care Artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare involves the use of algorithms and software to mimic human cognition in analyzing complex medical data. It has the potential to transform every step of the path from drug discovery to patient care [...]

By |2018-10-30T00:38:01+00:00October 30th, 2018|Networking, Potential Careers|0 Comments

Pitch Perfect – Health Innovation Hub (H2i)

Calling all students, fund your health innovation by applying to H2i’s Pitch Perfect Competition This competition celebrates and supports student innovations on Health Matters. Six student led early stage innovations will be selected for the pitch competition where three Student Innovation Fellowships of $5,000 will be awarded on Wednesday Nov 7th, 2018 from 3:30 – 7:00pm [...]

By |2018-10-24T18:11:12+00:00October 24th, 2018|Networking, Potential Careers|0 Comments

The 2017 LSCDS Networking Reception

By Anastassia Pogoutse In networking, one of the biggest hurdles is finding people with the time and willingness to talk. LSCDS's annual Networking Reception, which took place this year on Thursday, February 23, offers an opportunity to meet with industry professionals, all of whom are there with the purpose of sharing their experiences and [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:46+00:00March 21st, 2017|Anastassia Pogoutse, Networking|0 Comments

Applications for the Industry Team Case Study Are Now Open

Are you a Master’s student, PhD student or postdoctoral fellow interested in pursuing a career in industry? Many highly-educated graduates have been reporting difficulty obtaining their first job due to the requirement for experience outside of academia, something many graduates lack. For the second year running, LSCDS is teaming up with the Science Career [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:46+00:00January 16th, 2017|Ashley Weiss, Job Applications, Networking|0 Comments

How to Find Your Own Mentor in Your Dream Career

Written by Nada Haridy Are you a few years into your graduate program and are beginning to feel lost about your career plans? Or do you have a dream career, but are not sure how to pursue it? In both cases, these are precisely the reasons why you should find a mentor. On October 27th, [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:46+00:00December 1st, 2016|Nada Haridy, Networking, Potential Careers|0 Comments

The LSCDS Mentorship Program 2017-2018

With the current academic year now fully in swing, the curtain has risen on the sophomore edition of the LSCDS Mentorship Program. Inaugurated in 2015-2016, this program seeks to provide a truly unique opportunity for a group of graduate students to develop connections with industry professionals in their fields of interest. Through mentor-mentee matching, [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:46+00:00October 27th, 2016|Adriano Vissa, Networking|0 Comments

Get ready for LSCDS’s 10th Annual Career Day!

Written by Anastassia Pogoutse LSCDS's 10th Annual Career Day is coming up fast! This year, it will be held on May 6th, with sessions split between Sidney Smith and the Medical Sciences Building. As in previous years, attendees will have a unique chance to network with industry professionals and to attend career-focused panels. What is Career [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00April 25th, 2016|Anastassia Pogoutse, Networking, Potential Careers|0 Comments

A Quick Guide to a Great LinkedIn Profile

Written by Anna Zhou It is essential to have a strong LinkedIn profile to land that dream job. Hiring managers and recruiters use LinkedIn to post jobs, search for candidates, screen applicants, and perform background checks on interviewees. But what exactly does it mean to have a strong profile? Below is a quick guide to what [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00February 24th, 2016|Anna Zhou, Job Applications, Networking|0 Comments

Lessons Learned from Networking 201: Strategies to Get the Most out of the LSCDS Networking Reception and beyond

The 12th annual LSCDS Networking Reception is right around the corner! Taking place on the evening of February 25th, this event will once again bring together a variety of industry professionals to interact with our graduate student and postdoc attendees in a round table format. Last week, LSCDS held a preparatory seminar entitled Networking [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00February 22nd, 2016|Adriano Vissa, Networking|0 Comments