Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Home Health professionals

Health professionals

Health is far more than nursing and doctors! Meet people working in all areas of health from vaccine development to remote healthcare services.

Tuguy Esgin

Sport scientist
Let's get physical: Tuguy Esgin is improving Indigenous health through sports science

Ann Damien

Technology scout
Technology scout, Ann Damien found her happy medium combining her skills in marketing and business with a career in medtech

Noushin Nasiri

Health hero
You don't have to be a medical doctor to be a health hero. Dr Noushin Nasiri is a materials engineer, saving lives with medical devices.

Amy Heffernan

Analytical Chemistry
Analytical chemistry researcher Amy Heffernan uses roundworms to better understand dementia

Luke Stutter

Sports psychologist
Exercise science and psychology are less chalk and cheese than you might think. Luke Stutter is making a stunning career out his dual degree from QUT.

Melanie Sefton

Occupational therapist
A determination to help others steered Melanie Sefton towards a career in occupational therapy

Weber Liu

VR in the ER
Weber Liu has a fascination with virtual reality, and has set his sights on pioneering VR in medicine to improve patient outcomes

Hannah Thomas

PhD preacher
Hannah knows her PhD thesis back-to-front, since representing the University of South Australia in the international "3 Minute Thesis" competition

Geoff Webb

Data scientist
Geoff Webb uses data science to improve health practices in mental health and hospitals.

Yaya Lu

Robotics Engineer
A thirst for knowledge led Yaya Lu to help develop an innovative voice controlled wheelchair

Anastasia Miros

Hearing engineer
A last minute detour took Anastasia Miros down a career path helping the hearing-impared.

Parisa Sowti

Cancer researcher
Parisa Sowti makes portable paper sunburn sensors to prevent skin cancer in Australia.

How a team of flying scientists are increasing regional STEM representation

Flying scientist visits are bringing STEM to even the most remote regions

STEM experts weigh in on TikTok’s trending beekeepers

Bee Lady
Texas Beeworks’ Erika Thompson has been accused by other users of staging her TikTok videos and handling bees in an unsafe manner.

5 ways to STEM up your classroom

Careers with STEM shopvideo
Find out how the Careers with STEM shop can help you bring some more STEM into the classroom. We've got posters, magazines and more.