Professional Development


2012: Português para Estrangeiros (Portuguese for Foreigners) – Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)

2006: Spanish Language Proficiency Certificate – University College of the Fraser Valley

Ethics and Research

2010: Animal Care Ethics Course completion – Queen’s University

2010: Human Research Participant Protection Certificate – Queen’s University

2010: WHMIS Certificate – Queen’s University


2009: Course Audit, ANAT 962: Pregnancy – Current Topics in Anatomy and Cell Biology – Queen’s University

2009: Certificate of Completion: Human Placenta Workshop, Anatomy and Cell Biology – Queen’s University

Professional Affiliations

2010-2013: International Federation of Placenta Associations

2011-2012: Canadian Society for the Sociology of Health

2009-2012: Canadian Sociological Association

2009: Society for Social Studies of Science

2007-2008: Canadian Communication Association

2007: Union for Democratic Communication