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How Science Communication can Improve your Career: A Workshop on Effective Science Communication
Wednesday, February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speaker: Rebecca Fuoco
In this workshop, Rebecca will show participants how to boost the impact of their work and elevate their careers through science communication. Topics will include press outreach and working with journalists, social media, and op-ed writing.
Rebecca Fuoco is the Science Communications Officer at the Green Science Policy Institute in Berkeley, California. She leads the Institute’s efforts to get important research on harmful chemicals covered by the press and in the hands of decision-makers. Rebecca previously worked as a communications strategist for nonprofit organizations and academic research centers in the health and environmental fields. She holds a B.S. in environmental science from Cornell University and an M.P.H. degree from UC Berkeley, where she was a Center for Health Leadership Fellow.
MASS AWIS is the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Women in Sciences. Our mission is to support women in all scientific fields and to achieve equity and full participation for women in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology. Our events and membership are open for the public regardless of their gender, professional background, or career level.