Sarah Burgess is originally from a small rural village outside of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her passion for helping others and interest in science and health led Sarah down a path to the profession of pharmacy. In Halifax, Sarah received her undergraduate pharmacy degree before moving to London, Ontario to complete a hospital pharmacy residency. She continued to work in London as a hospital pharmacist in the area of Internal Medicine for 2 years before Sarah decided to pursue her Doctor of Pharmacy in Vancouver, British Columbia. As a recent graduate of the program, Sarah is taking time off to enjoy the summer with friends and family in Nova Scotia before returning to the pharmacy profession to pursue a clinical pharmacist position that incorporates direct patient interaction, teaching and research. Outside of her professional realm, Sarah enjoys staying active through running, hiking, biking, soccer and dancing. Sarah also loves to travel and her most recent adventures have included Kauai and Portugal. Sarah strives to live a life that incorporates her top three values which include strong relationships, health and hard work.