Meet Lyla Atta: MD/PhD Student

Meet Lyla Atta Lyla Atta is an MD/PhD candidate at Johns Hopkins University. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Biomedical Engineering at a lab that focuses on computational biology research. Her research is on developing mathematical tools that study how cells behave in response to disease and therapy. Interview With Lyla Atta Were youContinue reading “Meet Lyla Atta: MD/PhD Student”

Meet Diogo Guerra: Medical Illustrator

Meet Diogo Guerra Diogo Guerra is a medical illustrator based in Lisbon, Portugal. Applying his background from veterinary medicine school, he creates visual materials used in medicine, ranging from textbook illustrations to surgical procedures to data visualization. An advocate for science communication, he hosts seminars and workshops, which help those in the scientific community betterContinue reading “Meet Diogo Guerra: Medical Illustrator”

Meet Cynthia Johnson: Cosmetic Chemist and Entrepreneur

Meet Cynthia Johnson Cynthia Johnson is a cosmetic chemist and the founder of Cindy J Cosmetic Labs LLC. Her company specializes in custom formulation resources and services, including manufacturing, packaging, and consultation for small business owners and beauty brands who are starting hair care or skin care lines. Inspired to help others feel confident inContinue reading “Meet Cynthia Johnson: Cosmetic Chemist and Entrepreneur”

Meet Dr. Cameron McIntyre: Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Meet Dr. Cameron McIntyre Dr. Cameron McIntyre is a professor of biomedical engineering at Duke University. He studies deep brain stimulation (DBS), a neurosurgical procedure during which implanted electrodes assist brain activity. Connecting elements of neuroscience, entrepreneurship, and innovation, Dr. McIntyre works to develop novel DBS devices for clinical treatment of neurological disorders. Interview WithContinue reading “Meet Dr. Cameron McIntyre: Professor of Biomedical Engineering”

Meet Sabrina Thompson: Aerospace Engineer

Meet Sabrina Thompson Sabrina Thompson is an aerospace engineer at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center with an education in atmospheric physics as well. As a flight and dynamics engineer, Thompson designs orbits and trajectories for space missions. She also develops technologies for spacecraft and small satellites and has been patented. With her love for art,Continue reading “Meet Sabrina Thompson: Aerospace Engineer”