Explore your future!

The PharmaSEE Mentorship Program: Explore your Future provides PharmD and PharmD for Pharmacists students at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy the opportunity to ‘Seek, Experience and Explore’ in preparation for the transition from student life to professional life. The program assembles alumni mentors with vast professional experiences to facilitate guidance and insights, supporting mentees through a one-on-one relationship.

Various images of students and preceptors

Mentorship Program Timelines

The following table outlines the program timelines from September 2021 to May 2022.

September 13-October 1, 2021

Call for Mentors Applications: Mentor Time Commitment – October 2021 to June 2022

  • Orientation session
  • 4 one-on-one meetings with Mentee (minimum)
  • 3 program events to attend with Mentee: October 2021, February 2022, and May 2022

All programing will be virtual for fall 2021.

Alumni Mentors: the application is currently closed for 2021-2022.

October 28, 2021

PharmaSEE: Mentorship Panel Event

  • Mentees will have the opportunity to learn more about diverse careers paths from a panel of distinguished alumni mentors.
October 5-November 1, 2021

Call for Mentee Applications: Mentee Time Commitment – October 2021 to June 2022

  • Orientation session
  • 4 one-on-one meetings with Mentor (minimum)
  • 3 program events to attend with Mentee: October 2021, February 2022, and May 2022

All programing will be virtual for fall 2021.

Mentees: the application is currently open below.

*PharmD and PharmD for Pharmacists students (Mentees) that apply to the PharmaSEE Mentorship Program: Explore Your Future will have the opportunity to select up to 3 preferred Mentors for the matching process.

Early
November 2021

Matching completed

  • Mentors and Mentees are matched and introduced
February 2022 PharmaSEE: Mentorship Program Event
May 2022 PharmaSEE: Mentorship Program Event

Online Applications 

Applications for Mentors become available in mid-August of each year. 

Mentor & MenTEE Applications ARE now closed. Please email Tara O'Leary for more information.

Questions?

Tara O'Leary

Manager, Alumni Relations
tara.oleary@utoronto.ca

Panel Event: October 28, 2021

The inaugural PharmaSEE: Mentorship Panel Event took place on Thursday, October 28 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

We were thrilled to have the following mentors participate live on YouTube.

Wendy Arnott: Country Medical Director at Gilead Sciences

William Chung: SVP, Payor Partnerships and Business Development at Shoppers Drug Mart

Michael Do: Founder of MedEssist

Sherif Guorgui: co-CEO, Chief Strategy, Stakeholder and Government Relations Officer at OnPharm-United

Missed the event? rewatch the LIVE stream on YOUTUBE:
WATCH HERE

Meet Your Mentors

Active profiles for 2021-22 program.

Pharmaceutical Industry

Abdullah Aboukarr

Kim Yoong

Anne Milochik

Marie-Helene Irvine

Christine Donaldson

Taban Saifi

Kevin Wong

Wendy Arnott

Hospital Pharmacy

Amy Lau

Grace Tang

Katie Palmer

Sama El Refaei

Siamak (Sia) Badie

Anjana Segar

James Tjon

Peter Zhang

Sandra Wood

Sylvia Kong

Colleen Lougheed

Jennifer Youn

Raymond Borja

Shellyza Sajwani

Genevieve Goulet

Jessie Singh

Rimona Natanson

Sheridan Sarhan

Community Pharmacy

Jasjit Garcha

Poorang Roodbaraki

Jasneet Dulai

Saba Tabassum

Joshua Martell

Saher Elbashir

Khushbu Naik

Saliman Joyian

EntrepreneurSHIP + Other Pharmacy Careers

Adrian Leung

Karen Agro

Sherif Guorgui

Faizan Baig

Max Yaghchi

William Chung

Fionne Lee

Michael Do

Georgina Rizik

Nikhil Gandhi