Entrepreneurs

Sophie Weiwei Gao

M.D., C.M. (Doctor of Medicine, Master of Surgery), McGill University 2017

Sophie Gao is a fourth-year medical student at McGill University. She is passionate about technology applications in health care settings, and aims to create high impact projects at the junction of medicine and innovation. One of her first entrepreneurial ventures featured a sensor belt designed for visually impaired people, a high-tech alternative to the white cane. An avid learner, she is constantly seeking to explore through travelling and varied hobbies.