Sarah Wong

Sarah Wong
Position
MSc Candidate
Biomedical Engineering, University of Calgary
Credentials

BEng in Biomedical Engineering, mechanical stream (2017)

While completing her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering at UVic, Sarah was given the valuable opportunity to complete her honors thesis working with stem cells and biomaterials under the supervision of Dr. Stephanie Willerth. This experience inspired her to pursue her passion for health research by completing her Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Calgary.

Sarah is currently completing her MSc by working towards developing a biomaterial to make islet cell transplantation a more feasible therapy for the treatment of Type I diabetes.