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RIA # 113: Dr. Kevin Doxzen on Science Communication

Dr. Kevin Doxzen

On this episode, Katie is joined by Dr. Kevin Doxzen who received his PhD from the lab of Jennifer Doudna at UC Berkeley. Under Jennifer’s guidance, Kevin explored the structure and function of RNA and DNA binding proteins using x-ray crystallography. Following his PhD Kevin transitioned into his role as science communications specialist at the Innovative Genomics Institute. In this position, Kevin develops educational material and resources for scientists and the general public with the goal of communicating the latest genome engineering technology.

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Show Notes

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Segment 1: Science Communication [00:00-11:47]

In this first segment, Kevin describes the field of science communication.

In this segment, the following resources are mentioned:

Segment 2: Science Communication Pathways [11:48-21:38]

In segment two, Kevin shares how he entered into the field of science communication.

In this segment, the following resources are mentioned:

Segment 3: Kevin’s Lab Experience [21:39-33:29]

In segment three, Kevin shares about a typical day in the lab from his research experiences.

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