PAVAN MATHARU

Pavan MatharuHonours B. of Science - Life Sciences

McMaster University

Pavan recently graduated from McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Science. She was consistently placed on the Dean’s Honour List for her academic excellence throughout her undergraduate degree. Pavan’s focus in the Life Science specialization allowed her to expand her horizon and round out her education with electives in business and economics, furthering her interest in applying leadership and innovative thinking in the broad spectrum of health care. Through her experiences at the Terry Fox Pharmacy and Credit Valley Hospital, she has had the privilege of experiencing a wide range of opportunities working alongside health care professionals to develop a greater understanding of business management responsibilities in the health science industry.

Beyond her academic achievements, Pavan dances with Toronto All-star Girls (TAG) Bhangra, a cultural dance team based out of Brampton, ON. She recently competed at an international dance competition in Detroit, where her team was honored to receive 1st place amongst ten teams. As Co-Vice President of the McMaster School of Bhangra club, Pavan coached dancers and performed at various local events. In addition, she was Events Coordinator of One Prosper Inc. McMaster Chapter, where she led various school events to raise money for the implementation of irrigation systems in India.

Pavan hopes to integrate her science background with the management and innovation skills obtained from the MMI program, as a platform for her future career in the pharmaceutical industry.

Pavan can be contacted at pavan.matharu@mail.utoronto.ca