UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences


Careers panel with scientists and clinicians

20 March 2024, 3:00 pm–5:00 pm

three images: Angela Tam, Ojone Illah and Pinar Onganer

An enlightening careers panel discussion for undergraduate students, with Dr Angela Tam, Dr Ojone Illah and Dr Pinar Uysal Onganer

Event Information

Open to

UCL students




Dr Thiru Surentheran

Join us for an enlightening panel discussion featuring three scientists and clinicians from diverse backgrounds sharing their personal journeys, challenges, and triumphs. Our panelists, representing Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities, will provide valuable insights into their experiences. Discover the unique paths our panelists have taken, the hurdles they've overcome, and the successes they've achieved. Gain inspiration and practical advice as they discuss navigating through various industries and sectors.

This interactive session will be followed by a Q&A session with the panellists. This FREE event is for all undergraduate students in the Faculty of Medical Sciences. Refreshments will be provided. 


  • Dr Angela Tam
    Senior Research Fellow UCL Division of Medicine
  • Dr Ojone Illah
    Gynaecological Oncology Research Fellow, UCLH
  • Dr Pinar Uysal Onganer
    Reader in Molecular Biology University of Westminster

Date: Wednesday 20 March 
Time: 3:00 – 5:00pm 
Location: Jeffery Hall, IOE, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0NS