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Summer Student Clinician Scientist Program

​The Summer Student Clinician Scientist Program aims to facilitate access to career sampling opportunities for students from Toronto District School Board (TDSB) schools.


Program Summary

The Summer Student Clinician Scientist Program at Princess Margaret is a local outreach program designed to teach TDSB students about the diverse nature of careers in science and health care. The program accepted its first cohort of students in July 2017 from TDSB schools identified by the UHN-TDSB Partners office.

Applications for 2017 are now closed. Nine students from the Toronto District School Board started their placements in July.

Student Eligibility

  • Be 16 years of age or older
  • Be a student at a school selected by TDSB Partners office

Application Deadline

May 1, 2017. Up to 8 students will be offered placements for July-August 2017.

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Meet the Summer 2017 Cohort

Click on a photo to learn more about each student.


Program Sponsors

Marnie Escaf

Senior Vice President, University Health Network Executive Lead, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Meredith Giuliani

Director Cancer Education, Radiation Oncologist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Last reviewed: 7/19/2017
Last modified: 10/25/2017 10:30 AM