SBME Propels: BME Career Pathing and Practical Skills for Trainees


Learn where biomedical engineering can take you, and the skills you need to get there.

Register for sessions in this stream below.

2022-2023 SESSIONS: BME CAREER PATHING AND PRACTICAL SKILLS FOR TRAINEES


Career Paths in Biomedical Engineering: Biotech

TOPICS: Explore the various career paths available to biomedical engineering graduates within the Biotech industry

WHEN: September 21st 12-1pm PT

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Sponsored by STEMCELL Technologies


Career Paths in Biomedical Engineering: MedTech

TOPICS: Explore the various career paths available to biomedical engineering graduates within the MedTech industry

WHEN: September 27th 12-1pm PT

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS


Career Paths in Biomedical Engineering: AI/Computational Biology

TOPICS: Explore the various career paths available to biomedical engineering graduates within AI/Computational Biology  

WHEN: October 4th  12-1pm PT

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS


Applying to Medical School as a Biomedical Engineer

TOPICS: The process of applying to medical school at UBC, illustrated by a biomedical engineering student’s journey

WHEN: October 20th  12-1pm PT

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS


Strategic Networking and Effective Negotiation Strategies

TOPICS: Participants of this 90-minute training workshop will learn how to get strategic about fully enlisting their personal (friends and family), professional (coworkers, peers) and strategic (mentors, executives) contacts to identify opportunities and land job prospects. Negotiation strategies will also be covered in this workshop.


*Limited to 30 participants. If this number has been reached upon your registration, you will be automatically added to the waitlist, and we will notify you.

WHEN: January 19th  12-1:30pm PT

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

  • Joanna Shea (The Negotiations Collective, Managing Partner)

Landing Your First BME Job

TOPICS: Marketing yourself effectively as a biomedical engineer; creating a strong application: CV and cover letter basics; interview prep and best practices

WHEN: February 1st  12-1pm PT

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

  • Charlotte Camacho (Recruitment Specialist, Emmes)
  • James Toy, (HR, Evonik)
  • STEMCELL Technologies (Speaker TBD)

Sponsored by STEMCELL Technologies