Training, Workshops and Camps

Women In Orthopaedics (WORTH) Workshop

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Women In Orthopaedics (WORTH) Workshop
by Katherine Slingsby - Monday, 23 October 2023, 12:22 PM

Students are invited to virtually attend the second Women In Orthopaedics (WORTH) workshop on Saturday, October 28th from 9am to noon PST.

This workshop is open to all young women in high schools (grades 10-12), including women-identifying individuals and non-binary and gender non-conforming students interested in pursuing a career in healthcare and engineering, specifically in orthopaedics. We aim to provide more insight and clarity on careers particularly in the areas of orthopaedics and engineering.

Here is the tentative schedule outlined, **please note the schedule is subject to change based on registration numbers but date and start time are set. 




9:00-10:00 am

Career Pathways 

10:00-10:30 am

Coffee Break/Networking

10:30 am-12:00 pm

Career Panel Q&A


Check out our website for details of the program and upcoming workshop(s):

Please submit an application for virtual attendance here:

On behalf of the orthopaedics department at UBC, we would like to thank you for your consideration in disseminating information on this workshop to your students. The deadline to submit an application is Monday, October 23rd.