Career events

My career as a clinician and a scientist

View the recording from our March 2022 event featuring alumni Dr. Rita Kandel, Dr. Phedias Diamandis, and Dr. Susan Done as they discuss their career paths to become clinicians and scientists in Pathology. Hosted by Dr. Gino Somers and moderated by Maryam Khalil

Interested in a career that spans basic science and medicine? Want to work in laboratory medicine and pathology? Or find out how your interest in science can be adapted to other career paths?

Join an LMP career event to find out more.

The LMP Alumni Career Panel series

Launching in March 2022, we will host a termly panel of LMP alumni who will talk about their experiences and career journeys.

All events will be recorded and made available here.

My career as a clinician and a scientist

Took place on Thursday, March 3, 2022

Dr. Rita Kandel, Dr. Phedias Diamandis, and Dr. Susan Done talked about their careers. Find out how it went in LMP demonstrates how to become a clinician and a scientist.


What scientific study can do for you

May 2022, exact date and time TBC, live-streamed talks, in-person

We will explore careers of LMP alumni outwith academic and direct healthcare such as lawyers, editors, and private industry.

We are currently confirming the panel for this event - if you'd like to take part, email


My career as a Pathologist

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

To celebrate International Pathology Day, we'll discuss the career paths of several pathologists.


Industry v Academia

Spring 2023 - TBC

Ever wonder whether you should choose academia or industry? Can you change your mind later? Panelists from both sides will debate the advantages and disadvantages of following each path.

Other career events

Life Sciences Career Expo 2022

May 9, 11 and 13

The Life Sciences Career Development Society (LSCDS), Career Exploration and Education, and the University of Toronto are excited to announce that the Life Sciences Career Expo: Starting Your Career Journey is now open for registration!