Our 2015 Summer Programs Team:

Madhav Panday

Madhav Panday

Director of Programs

Madhav is a third year undergraduate student at the University of Toronto, specializing in Political Science. While having previous volunteer experiences as a teacher at non-for profit organizations and charitable institutions abroad; as a Co-Director of Programs at HOL, he is looking forward to taking his passion for health education and promotion and translating them into meaningful changes in the community.

Melissa Menard

Melissa Menard

Director of Programs

Melissa is a Masters candidate in the department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology. She graduated from her Honours Bachelor of Biomedical Biology from Laurentian University in 2013. Melissa is currently the co-director of communications with the Not for Profit  branch of Health Out Loud. She enjoys seeing the progress that Health Out Loud has made since the summer and is excited to see how HOL will continue to grow throughout the year with this amazing team.

Theodora Brunn

Theodora Brunn

University Program Co-ordinator

Theodora is a fourth year Human Biology and Chemistry student at the University of Toronto. In her past, she has been involved with theatre, editorial work, and mentorship programs in the community. A long-standing passion has been the intersection between science and the arts and the interdisciplinary nature of research in the field of healthcare. This year, Theodora is excited to work with HOL to help create educational and innovative programming that promotes health and health literacy.

Maya Pomer

Maya Pomer

University Program Co-ordinator

Maya is a third year student at the University of Toronto in the Psychology Specialist and Neuroscience Major. As a Non-Profit Organization Ambassador, Maya is involved with establishing new chapters and is very excited to watch this newly established organization grow and raise awareness of a variety of health issues.

Shanu Kanda

Shanu Kanda

High School Program Co-ordinator

Shanu is a third year university student majoring in sociology and human biology. Shanu is currently the secretary for Health out Loud and is excited to be involved as she is passionate about the many aspects of health.

Zarin Tasnim

Zarin Tasnim

High School Program Co-ordinator

Zarin is a second year student doing a double major in Global Health and Health Studies at the University of Toronto. She hopes that by collaborating with like-minded individuals, she can help her local community, and perhaps one day take her passion to a global level to help developing nations achieve their goals through education. Through previous experiences, she learned how important it is to be a global citizen. As one of the new Grant Writers of HOL, Zarin is super excited to learn, grow and contribute!