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  • Nicky Tam, BSc

Supervisor:

Dr. Graham Dellaire

Co-supervisor:

Dr. John Frampton

Program of Study:

Biomedical Engineering

Project Title:

Understanding the Role of ECM in Prostate Cancer Progression Using Advanced 3D Organoid Culture

Scholarships and/or Awards:

  • Cancer Research Training Program (CRTP) Traineeship Award 2018
  • Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine Graduate Studentship 2017
  • Schull Yang International Experience Award 2015
  • J W McConnell Scholarship 2013

Career Aspirations:

After completion of my Master’s degree, I hope to pursue a PhD and continue my career in biomedical research. I am interested in working abroad and engaging with experts around the world in multidisciplinary projects. I believe a spirit of cooperation is necessary to tackle global issues and I aspire to do my part in improving upon our understanding of human health and wellness.

Location:

Dalhousie University
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