Meet Lisa Porter

Professor Biomedical Sciences, University of Windsor

Executive Director WE-SPARK Health Institute

Windsor, ON

What inspired you to enter and pursue this field?

A number of amazing mentors along the way.

How did you come to be in this position?

It has been a long journey, to long for email but I'm happy to share with students.

What advice would you give young women looking to enter your current line of work?

Do not let failures get you down, aim high, work hard and find mentors who want to see you succeed.

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