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#SciComm: Featuring Eleni @neuroscientist.at.work

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on Jan 11, 2021
Featuring Eleni from @neuroscientist.at.work

Introducing Eleni from @neuroscientist.at.work! Eleni is a neuroscientist in the midst of her PhD program! Her channel is full of fascinating timelapses of brain dissections and other fun things in the lab.

This week, we interviewed Eleni to hear more about her journey to neuroscience and some valuable advice on how to balance the many activities in grad school and emerge with a fulfilling grad experience!

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#SciComm: Featuring Tom @iamphaged

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on Dec 21, 2020
Featuring Tom @iamphaged

This week, we're introducing Tom from @iamphaged! Tom is a PhD student researching microbiology/phage-host interactions. His instagram blog is full of tidbits about what it's like to work with bacteriophages and his experiences as a graduate student.

We interviewed him to learn more about how he handles the various challenges of grad school and his thoughts on science communcation.

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#SciComm: Featuring Stina @stina.biologista

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on Dec 7, 2020
Featuring Stina from @stina.biologista

Welcome Stina from @Stina.Biologista! Stina is a #firstgen PhD student in Sweden studying neuroscience. Navigating the challenges of working, studying, and scientific research in multiple languages, Stina shares her passion for the neuroscience behind affective eating disorders and more.

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#SciComm: Featuring Swapnali from @caffeinatedscientist_

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on July 6, 2020
Featuring Swapnali @caffeinatedscientist

Welcome Swapnali from @caffeinatedscientist_! Fueled by strong black coffee and equal amounts of determination, Swapnali shares her journey through undergrad to graduate school and beyond. Her instagram blog is filled with fun timelapses at the culture hood and doodles from her notebooks.

In this interview, Swapnali shares her advice on staying organized and how to take care of mental health while navigating the busy world of grad school!

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#SciComm: Featuring Taz from @taz.science

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on June 19, 2020
Featuring Taz from @taz.science

This week, Taz from @taz.science! joins us to share how graduate life is like from her point of view and how she went from pursuing medical school to studying vaccines for Lyssaviruses.

Read on about her milestones and her advice on how to deal with setbacks in research, her thoughts on making time for science communication, and more!

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#SciComm: Featuring Morgan from @virus.vs.labcoat

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on June 1, 2020
Featuring Morgan from @virus.vs.labcoat

We'd like to welcome Morgan from @virus.vs.labcoat! Her channel is full of snapshots of her day-to-day labwork as well as personal insights into challenges she's faced as she navigates her PhD program and how she's overcome them.

We've been discussing a lot about the importance of science communication in fighting the infodemic and we're lucky enough to have a virologist like Morgan to share her thoughts on the topic. Read on to join the discussion!

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#SciComm: Featuring Emily from @_biochemily_

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on May 13, 2020
Featuring Emily from @_biochemily_

This week, we're welcoming Emily, from @_biochemily_! She uses instagram to share her passion for cancer research and to journal her day-to-day challenges and victories. Her instagram channel is full of funny and relatable tidbits about science and her research life.

Being a scientist is about being resilient! Read on to get to know Emily's journey and how she saw herself grow as she wraps up her PhD program.

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#SciComm: Featuring Susan and Hayley from @Cancer.Research.Demystified

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on April 27, 2020
Featuring Susan and Hayley from @Cancer.Research.Demystified

This week, we're introducing Susan and Hayley, science communicators putting their hearts and minds into cancer research and making it accessible for all! On their Instagram account @cancer.research.demystified, they debunk common cancer myths and share lab techniques for cancer research.

We were lucky enough to get a chance to ask them a few questions about their journey to becoming cancer research scientists!

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#SciComm: Featuring Maria from @girlmeetsscience

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on April 15, 2020
Featuring Maria from @girlmeetsscience

Meet Maria Ibrahim, a science communicator and PhD student studying Cancer Biology and Molecular Biosciences. Maria uses her Instagram account @girlmeetsscience to share her journey in research with others and give tips for staying organized and productive!

We had the amazing opportunity to ask Maria a few questions about her research, the challenges she's faced as a Master's and PhD student and her advice on how to stay focused and organized.

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#SciComm: Featuring Daisy from @eyedaisyshu

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on February 20, 2020
Featuring Daisy from @eyedaisyshu

Meet Daisy from @eyedaisyshu, a postdoc who's traveled halfway around the world on a mission to study retinal eye diseases. Daisy uses her Instagram and Twitter accounts to share information about her research, short videos from the lab and updates on her travels. We got the chance to ask Daisy a few questions to learn more about her and her research!!

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#SciComm: Featuring Tori from @tinybutmightyscientist

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on February 4, 2020
Featuring Tori from @tinybutmightyscientist

Meet Tori Quintana, a science communicator and PhD student studying Cancer biology. Through her Instagram account @tinybutmightyscientist Tori shares the challenges and accomplishments she experiences both in her professional and personal life, and shares the advice she's learned! We got the chance to ask Tori a few questions about her research, her hobbies and her experience as a women in STEM. !

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#SciComm: Featuring Jen from @abookishscientist

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on January 14, 2020
Featuring Jen from @abookishscientist

Meet Jen, also known as "A Bookish Scientist" on Instagram (@abookishscientist). She is a first year Cancer Biology PhD student and bookworm, who recommends good books and gives PhD tips to her follower base of almost 10K on Instagram!!

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#SciComm: Featuring Sophie from @soph.talks.science

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on December 12, 2019
Featuring Sophie from @soph.talks.science

Meet Sophie Arthur from @soph.talks.science, an award-winning science & education blogger. She currently works for the MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences as their scicomm officer.!

Her job is to share the world leading medical research her colleagues do! She does this through social media by creating content for their website, filming videos, hosting events for schools and the general public and so much more!

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#SciComm: Featuring Sarah from @t.cell.sarah

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on December 2, 2019
Featuring Sarah from @t.cell.sarah

In this blog post we feature Sarah Miller from @t.cell.sarah, an Australian Instagram science communicator and T cell researcher.

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#SciComm: Featuring Lauren from @lozcallender_

Posted by Applied Biological Materials (abm) on November 6, 2019
Featuring Lauren from @lozcallender_

In this blog post we feature Lauren Callender from @lozcallender_ and @science.scribbles, an Instagram science communicator and science sticker creator.

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