Internship Location: Mwanza, Tanzania
Internship Project: Determining the extent of rabies within Tanzania and investigating effective health promotion and prevention strategies
Gavin Bejaimal is approaching the fourth year in his undergraduate degree in Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences at Western University. Beyond science, he is very passionate about social justice, music, traveling, and empowerment. He has career goals in the field of public health. Gavin hopes to use his position as a platform to advocate for the health of marginalized communities, within and outside of Canada. He realizes that he has much left to learn, and hopes that through humility and patience, he may one day be a part of a system that contributes to a better future.