During my second co-op term I was fortunate enough to be employed with the Washington Kids Foundation.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic has hit, many jobs have turned to delivering work remotely. From September 2021 through May 2022, I have been placed in a co-op position as a Student Compliance and Enforcement Officer at Health Canada.
My name is Kyle, and I’m a PhD student in the Molecular Cardiac Physiology Group (MCPG), specifically in Tom Claydon’s lab. I only got involved in research during my final year of undergrad but fell in love with it.
My name is Milad, a PhD student in the Sensorimotor Neuroplasticity lab. I grew up in Iran, the other side of the planet. I started at SFU in the fall of 2019 and ever since I feel I have a new home with a nice family.
My name is Thiago Bassi. I am a Ph.D. candidate at BPK, and my supervisor is Dr. Steve Reynolds. I have arrived in Vancouver in 2016 from Brazil to study English and I fell in love with the city.
Hello! My name is Gaby. I’m an MSc student from the Poburko lab within the Molecular Cardiac Physiology Group (you can find us over in TASC2). My family and I immigrated from South Africa when I was 3 years old.
Nadine’s interest in biology solidified in high school; she gravitated towards physiology during her B.Sc. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (MBB).
Hi, I’m Nitika Jain. I am an international student pursuing a B.S. in Biomedical Physiology at SFU. I moved from Saskatoon to Vancouver and applied to SFU as a transfer student.
Hello my name is Daniel Salazar, I was original born in Medellín, Colombia. I have lived in Florida, USA which is known for its famous beaches , theme parks, alligators, orange orchards and flamingos.
Hi, I'm Camille! I'm a 5th year at SFU and I'm from Coquitlam, BC. I chose SFU after hearing great things about the Kinesiology program and honestly the vibes just felt right LOL
My name is Raffaele Massarotto, but most people call me Raffy (yes, a ninja turtle or a famous children’s entertainer – depends on the day). I am a PhD student, currently working under the co-supervision of Dr. Anita Cote and Dr.
My name is Vinicius, but most people call me Vini. I'm a Ph.D. student in the Sensorimotor Neuroscience Lab under Dr. Dan Marigold. I grew up in the Sao Paulo metro area, Brazil.
"Working as a personal trainer has been an amazing and rewarding experience. I have seen my clients reach their goals by improving their fitness, reduce pain, and lose a tremendous amount of weight.
Dr. Marianne Sadar was only 10 years old when she lost her older sister to leukemia. Since then she has dedicated her life to achieving her childhood dream: finding a cure for cancer.
"Working in healthcare has really opened, my eyes to the profound logistics of medical care. Patient interaction has ignited my passion to help others and lift barriers that diverse patient populations have."
Diana is a Senior Lecturer who has been with BPK since 2006. She teaches courses in nutrition, health, anatomy, and obesity.
Outside of work she enjoys:
Hi! I’m Rachel, I’m from Singapore and I moved to Vancouver 2.5 years ago in my Grade 12 year. I decided to come to SFU as I wanted to stay closer to my family where I still have younger siblings.