Find Your Pulse


Toronto 2015 Guest Speakers

Dr. Huntae Kim




University of Toronto - Mecical Resident

Huntae is currently in the second year of his residency training in psychiatry at University of Toronto. Originally from Winnipeg, he graduated from Bachelor of Health Sciences program at McMaster University and recently completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Manitoba. He has been serving as a mentor to many high school and undergraduate students across the country, and looks forward to meeting you all in an attempt to provide an insider's perspective in pursuing a career in medicine.

Taaha Muhammad

McMaster University - Health Sciences Student

Taaha Muhammad is a 3rd year Honours Health Sciences student at McMaster University who loves to write, talk, and motivate people to do their best. He is currently the President of Overcome the Gap, a social justice club at McMaster, and Registration Manager for MIST Toronto – an annual interscholastic tournament for high school students in the GTA. He self-published a book on motivation during his first year in university, and currently updates a blog in which he aims to inspire others through providing insight on a multitude of topics. As a former DECA President, he also has a knack for networking and entrepreneurship. As hobbies Taaha loves doing photography, running, and honing his French skills with any French-speaking people he encounters. Most importantly, Taaha loves making a difference in small ways to make an impact he hopes will resonate throughout the lives of individuals around him.



Dr.Prashant Phalpher


Site Chief of Emergency Department at Brampton Civic Hospital

Dr. Phalpher completed his training in Emergency Medicine in 2010. He graduated from Queen's Medical School in 2007.


Humayun Ahmed




University of Toronto Master's Student & Undergraduate Teacher

Humayun is a first-year Master's student at the University of Toronto who, after graduating summa cum laude from Drake with a B.A. in biology and neuroscience, began conducting research across many fields (neuropsych., pain med., health policy, pediatric radiology, and breast cancer genetics), receiving scholarships and international publications. As an instructor and entrepreneur, Humayun also teaches at the undergraduate level, has founded and directs several education-related initiatives (e.g., 99point9), and is Business Partner at Oxford Learning. In his spare time, he has acted as a corporate development and investment research analyst for Seeking Alpha, an editor-in-chief for a finance media agency, a lead compliance analyst for the G8 Research Group, a social media and marketing consultant for Prep101, a business strategy and career development advisor to a COO, the organizer of several professional dev. and youth enrichment conferences, and a keynote speaker at 15+ events. Humayun is also interested in coding, polyglottism, law, and management consulting.