What is possible after your studies: our LMP alumni

As a multi-disciplinary department, we act as a hub of biomedical innovation and provide a solid foundation for your future career. 

We are currently piloting an online networking platform where research stream graduate students can network with, and be mentored by, our alumni.

Below are some examples of the careers our alumni are following.


  • Professors at U of T (a quarter of our faculty are LMP alumni!), McGill University, University of Ottawa, McMaster University, University of Calgary and UC San Francisco  
  • Clinical Fellows at Harvard Medical School and U of T  
  • Postdoctoral Fellows at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT),Institut Pasteur, Stanford University, Scripps Research Institute, UC San Diego and MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Watch an interview with Andrea Conroy, PhD Alumna – now a Postdoc at U of T 

Clinical Research: Alumna Andrea Conroy, PhD

Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical  

  • Marketing Manager, Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc.  
  • Clinical Scientist, Boehringer Ingelheim Ltd.  
  • Senior Scientific Researcher, Genentech  
  • Scientist, MedImmune, AstraZeneca  

Watch an interview with Roxana Sufan, PhD Alumna: now working in the pharmaceutical industry

Basic Research: Alumna Roxana Sufan, PhD


  • Intellectual Property and Commercialization Liaison, Labatt Tumour Research Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children  
  • Management Consultant, Deloitte  


  • Senior Editor, Nature Medicine  
  • Senior Medical Writer, Launchbox Global Inc.  

Watch an interview with Kevin Da Silva, PhD Alumnus – now an editor at Nature Medicine 

Translational Research: Alumnus Kevin Da Silva, PhD


  • Scientific Evaluator, Regulatory Affairs, Health Canada  

Health Care  

  • Clinical Biochemist, University Health Network  
  • Anatomical Pathologist, St. Michael’s Hospital  
  • Neurosurgeon, The Hospital for Sick Children  
  • Education Coordinator, Organ Transplant Department, Toronto General Hospital  
  • Forensic Service Technologist, Ontario Forensic Pathology Service  


  • Senior Director, National Grants & Partnerships, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation  
  • Community Development Manager, 1DegreeBio Inc.  
  • Business Development Officer, Innovations and Partnership Office, U of T