McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Demystifying Medicine Graduate Student Talks

Shaping the future of global health


Monday, March 4, 2019


4:15 pm to 5:15 pm




Manu Sharma, graduate of the Life Sciences Honours BSc Program and the Global Health MSc Program at McMaster University; research assistant, McMaster University

Justin Lu, graduate of Honours Biology and Pharmacology Co-op Program at McMaster University; masters of global health student at McMaster University

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop understanding of the MSc Global Health Program
  • Explore global health field and its future opportunities

From bench to big data analytics — A science grad in the business world


Philipp Kolb, graduate of the BHSc class of 2015 and the DeGroote MBA class of 2018 at McMaster University; business manager, unit analytics manager for respiratory drugs, AstraZeneca

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand current trends in the modern business environment
  • Gain appreciation for what business is beyond profit margins and stock ticker diagrams

Contact Information:

Dr. Kjetil Ask

Cathy Stampfli
Phone: 905-521-2100 Ext. 73115