Saturday, August 13, 2022
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Careers in health are more diverse than just being a nurse and doctor! Meet people working in a range of fascinating STEM + health jobs, from vaccine development to designing prosthetics.

Annika Bounkeua

Biomedical science student
Annika Bounkeua pirouetted from ballet into STEM and is excited to see where her biomedical studies take her

Zoe Robinson

Intern pharmacist
Zoe Robinson didn’t plan on becoming a pharmacist, but her passion for helping people sparked a career switch

Zoe Gibbs

Medical imaging student
Her own diagnosis inspired Zoe Gibbs to want to become a radiographer and treat people as part of an allied health team 

Natalie Peck

Radiation therapist student
Natalie Peck is using virtual reality radiation therapy systems to learn how to treat people with cancer

Dorcas Tuyishimere

Nursing & psychology student
Nursing and psychology student Dorcas Tuyishimere is hitting the ground running in the final year of her combined health science degrees.

Jake Ward

Strength and conditioning coach
Former business student Jake Ward has taken his winning approach to a career that’s encompassed the Olympics and rugby team Queensland Reds

Annabel Platt

Health information manager
Health information manager Annabel Platt turned her clinical placement into a full-time career before she’d even completed her final uni assignments

Shaymus Malone

Physiology student
Shaymus Malone chose nutrition science, but is now switching to physiology

Mingmei Teo

Epidemic Modeller
Arming herself with numeracy knowledge is Mingmei's key to career success in defence and security

Charishma Kaliyanda

Liverpool councillor | Community engagement officer
Charishma is a mental health professional, community service expert and budding politician making a difference for the community.

Dr Clara Chow

Cardiologist and digital health expert
Cardiologist and digital health expert Dr Clara Chow is using smart technology to keep patients heart-healthy.

Mary Poniard

Biomedical engineer
Biomedical engineer Mary Poniard is making sure 2000 new ventilators for Australian intensive care wards are ready to care for COVID-19 patients.

Smash the glass ceiling with QUT – register for this event!

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Keen to see more women in STEM fields? Welcome to the club! This National Science Week QUT are smashing the glass ceiling 

Generation Google Scholarships Program Extension for Australia and New Zealand

generation google scholarships program extension ANZ event 2022
Are you studying a tech degree in Aus or NZ? You could be eligible to apply to attend an event hosted by Google, and win prizes!

Earn while you learn with PwC’s Higher Apprenticeship program

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Not keen on uni? PwC's Higher Apprenticeship program is all about building up your business and tech skills while learning on the job and getting paid.