Fall 2021

We are excited to present the following speakers for Fall 2021:

October 5: Patrick (Pat) Barretto-Burns (Biotechnology)


Patrick (Pat) Barretto-Burns graduated from Western University with a dual major in Microbiology & Immunology and Biology. After graduation, Pat worked in technical scientific sales, followed by research in a GLP/ISO17025-certified facility quantifying the toxicology of nicotine products. He currently works as an Associate Scientist at a start-up biotechnology company called Endogena Therapeutics in Toronto, Ontario, where he is developing polypharmacologic small molecules for the reactivation of endogenous stem cells for regeneration and repair of retinal tissues.


October 14: Safee Mian (Consulting)

November 4: Kaneesh (Nash) Ghosh (Human Resources)

December 2: Andrew Quenneville (Student Affairs)