February 16, 2022 ― International Learner Community Webinar

Posted on Monday, February 7, 2022


ILC Webinar Poster (English)

Register today!  

Join us on Wednesday, February 16th, 2022 for our FREE live webinar in our Faculty of Medicine International Learner Community webinar series: Benefits and Challenges of an International Medical/Scientific Career. 

Webinar: Benefits and Challenges of an International Medical/Scientific Career. 
Date: Wednesday, February 16th, 2022  
Time: 12:00 – 1:00pm Eastern Standard Time 
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/international-learner-community-february-2022-webinar-tickets-256954125707


  • Dr. Rita Luo, PhD Candidate, University of Ottawa
  • Dr. Mark Walker, MD, FRCSC, M.Sc. MHCM, Vice-Dean, Internationalization and Global Health, University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine
  • Dr. Emilio Alarcón, PhD, Associate Professor at the University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa Heart Institute & Director of the Advanced Peptide Synthesis Services 

Target Audience: All members of the uOttawa Faculty of Medicine community

Webinar Objectives:

• Describe the positive value of internationalizing a medical/scientific career

• Identify potential challenges of working in countries that are culturally different from your own

• Propose strategies to overcome challenges with acculturation and adapting to a new environment

• Identify good resources for support at uOttawa and the Faculty of Medicine

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