Meet Ferooz Sekandarpoor

Ferooz-Sekandarpoor-spotlight.jpgJob Title 

Simulation Technology Specialist 

Department | Campus

MedIT | Surrey Memorial Hospital

How long have you worked at the Faculty of Medicine?

More than 15 years

Tell us what you do at the Faculty in one or two sentences:

In my role as Simulation Technology Specialist, I help design clinical and enhanced clinical spaces around the province. I'm now part of the DART team (Designers of Advance Room Technology) with MedIT.

What’s your favourite thing about your work?

The people, talented team and the opportunities for learning.

One thing we might be surprised to learn about you?

I have a blackbelt in Taekwondo.

What is the song you sang out loud as a teenager?

"Bad" by Michael Jackson

What makes you laugh?

My son Sahil who is 8 years. He is the comedian in the house.

One thing on your desk you brought from home? 

A screwdriver and measuring tape (remember, I design simulation spaces so I need them).

Most healthy habit

CrossFit and running

What is your favourite vacation spot and why?

Anytime you travel to any country you see and learn new things. I love to visit South America.