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Global Woman of Vision: Shawna Pandya

Physician, astronaut, black belt, entrepreneur — Shawna Pandya is constantly reaching for the stars. For the multi-talented Shawna Pandya, excelling in one field isn’t enough — she has a list of accomplishments in fields from [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

Project Poseidon 100-Day Undersea Expedition Names Crew

The SeaSpace Exploration & Research Society has selected the aquanaut crew and dive team for Project Poseidon, an unprecedented 100-day undersea research expedition at the Aquarius undersea laboratory. Owned and operated by Florida International University, [...]

By | May 4th, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

Twenty Minutes In Space

A local doctor will train for years — mentally, physically and emotionally — for the chance at a trip to space that could impact our knowledge of climate change.   The plane was about to [...]

By | April 1st, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

Edmonton doctors undergo Astronaut training

Two Edmonton doctors are going to space. At least that’s the hope, after Shawna Pandya and Michael Gallagher spent a week training in Project PoSSUM’s far-out Scientist-Astronaut Course at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida. The [...]

By | October 11th, 2015|Categories: News|0 Comments

Edmonton woman gives a meal, hygiene products for homeless Edmontonians after Florida man arrested

An Edmonton women is hoping more people will make an effort to help feed the city's homeless after a 90-year-old Florida man was arrested this week for giving meals to the less fortunate. Dr. Shawna [...]

By | November 9th, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

Top 40 under 40: Shawna Pandya

WHY SHE’S TOP 40: From neurosurgery to aerospace research to co-creating crisis management technology— she’s serious about making the future friendly. KEY TO SUCCESS: “One of my greatest strengths-slash-flaws is seeing the potential in everything.” [...]

By | January 21st, 2012|Categories: News|0 Comments