Andriy Katyukha

Hometown: Mississauga, ON
University: Western University
Year and Field of Study: 4th Year Bachelor of Medical Sciences Honours Specialization in Physiology

Andriy is currently attending Western University, and is in his 4th year of the Bachelor of Medical Sciences program. He is very passionate about medicine and involvement in his community. He has served as the Executive Vice President and the Vice President Finance of the Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union in the past, and this will be his 3rd year on the Executive team. He also donates his time by serving as a Board Member on the Trillium Health Partners Volunteer Partners Board. Andriy is active at his university where he serves as Vice President Finance for the Faculty of Science Student Council, and is the Chair of the Board of Directors of the University Students’ Council.  He is very passionate about his Ukrainian upbringing and culture. He is currently the Past President of the Ukrainian Students’ Association at Western University, and is the Co-Chair of the Ukraine pavilion for Carassauga, a cultural festival in his hometown of Mississauga. Currently Andriy is a student researcher at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, where his research focuses on improving patient outcomes in oncology and finding new efficiencies in healthcare delivery. He looks forward to meeting students across Canada in his role, and advocating on their behalf!