Educational service

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
SCIENCE ADVOCACY TRAINING
  • Provided insights to Bayer Strategic Consulting on infographic with techniques for rapidly translating complicated policies and explaining them in concise, compelling ways to Members of Congress and journalists from the leading media outlets (11 Keys to Translating Complex Topics) (2021)
  • Reviewed elevator pitches for the Science Policy and Advocacy Certificate Program for STEM Scientists, UC Irvine GPS-Biomed (Program Public Policy Prep (P3) Program) (2020)
  • Reviewed submission proposals for Professional Women in Advocacy (PWIA) Conference, Women in Government Relations (WGR) (Professional Development Track, PWIA Conference Committee) (2020)
  • Provided feedback on elevator pitches for participants in the ASBMB Advocacy Training Program (ATP) in preparation for August recess meetings (2019)
SCIENCE POLICY CAREER MENTORING/ADVISING
  • Science policy chat networking with Vanderbilt Science Policy Group & University of Utah postdoctoral researchers (2021)
  • Provided mentoring for Politics Under the Microscope podcast led by graduate students (2021)
  • Science policy networking session guest from Women’s Networking Group (WNG), Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2020)
  • Informational interviews & advising on science policy career transitions for early career researchers in (virtual) (2019 – present) [international]:
    • U.S. universities (Carnegie Mellon, University of Chicago, UCLA, UNC Chapel Hill, Stanford, Michigan State,  University of Maryland, UC Berkeley, Rutgers University, Rice University, Rush University, MD Anderson, Cornell University, Baylor College of Medicine); international (University of Padua, Italy)
    • U.S. organizations (Research!America, AAAS); government (NIAID, NIEHS)
  • Provided individual input on science policy resume formats for early career researchers (2020)
  • Written recommendation letters for early career researchers applying for science policy fellowships (2021)
SCIENCE POLICY INTERVIEWS
SCIENCE POLICY & COMMUNICATION TRAINING
SCIENTIFIC TRAINING
  • Interviewed local high school applicants to assist with undergraduate admission efforts through the Emory University Alumni Interview Program (Class of 2025) (2020-2021)
  • Reviewed undergraduate student research presentations for Sigma Xi Annual Meeting and Student Research Conference (virtual) (2020)
  • Reviewed undergraduate and graduate student research presentation applications & travel scholarship applications for SACNAS conference (2020) 
  • Facilitated virtual Postdoc Academy Learning Sessions (PALS), Postdoc Academy (2020)
  • Reviewed end of year reports for consideration as Star awards/shooting star awards, Association for Women in Science (AWIS) (2020)
  • Reviewed applications for L’Oreal USA For Women in Science Fellowship (2020, 2021)
  • Reviewed undergraduate student research presentation applications for SACNAS conference (2019) 
  • Reviewed graduate student applications for the Science Alliance Leadership Training (SALT) program, New York Academy of Sciences (2019)