Image Description: The CNLD logo is on the top left corner, with the title “Nosotros: Separate but Together” followed by the webinar description. A conversation on the importance of inclusive science communication for the disabled Latinx community in this time of COVID-19 and misinformation. This is an invitation flyer for April 30th, 2020 from 6:00-7:15 p.m. Guest speaker is Dr. Monica Feliu-Mojer, Director of Communications and Science Outreach for CienciaPR.
Join us for our sixth “Nosotros” series this Thursday, April 30th from 6:00-7:15 p.m. CST (7:00 p.m. EST, 4:00 p.m. PT) for a conversation with scientist and science communicator Dr. Monica Feliu-Mojer of Ciencia Puerto Rico on the importance of inclusive science communication for the disabled Latinx community during this time of COVID-19 and misinformation. Our guest: Dr. Monica Feliu-Mojer is a bilingual, award-winning Ph.D. scientist-turned-communicator with a background in neurobiology. She was born and raised in Puerto Rico, and she uses science communication, storytelling, and community-building to make science more equitable and inclusive. Specifically, Dr. Feliu-Mojer serves as Director of Communications and Science Outreach for Ciencia Puerto Rico (CienciaPR), a non-profit and global community of more than 12,000 scientists, students, educators, and allies transforming science education in Puerto Rico, democratizing science, and training young scientific leaders. She also serves as the Associate Director of Diversity and Communication Training for iBiology, a non-profit producing free online videos to convey the excitement of modern biology and the process by which scientific discoveries are made. Dr. Feliu-Mojer has a B.S. in Human Biology from the University of Puerto Rico in Bayamón and a Ph.D. in Neurobiology from Harvard University.
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