Address: Box 13, 2386 East Mall Gerald McGavin Building Vancouver BC V6T 1Z3 Canada
Member Sector: Associations
The Student Biotechnology Network (SBN) brings together students from a diverse range of departments and professional schools relating to biotechnology, including the life sciences, engineering, commerce and law. It provides an autonomous forum for students to discuss and explore interests and research opportunities in academia and in the corporate world of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. SBN will represent the interests of its members to the University and to those groups in the community that will determine the future of biotechnology in this region. SBN Goals Given the current status of biotechnology in BC the SBN is focused on the following goals:
-Contribute to the growth and development of the local biotech community. -Serve as a vehicle and platform for students to explore biotech. -Bring together students from diverse disciplines and multiple academic institutions. -Inspire students to launch career paths in biotech.