47 episodes

The NEB podcast series, Lessons from Lab and Life, is dedicated to sharing helpful life lessons from successful scientists. From an overview of cutting edge research to finding sources of inspiration, our podcast is for science enthusiasts that like to ponder “what it all means”. Listen as leading researchers draw lessons from where scientific concepts (and misconceptions) have come from, where they are now, and where they are headed in the not-too-distant future. If you’ve got 20 minutes, we’ve got a story that just might interest you. Hosted by Lydia Morrison.

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The NEB podcast series, Lessons from Lab and Life, is dedicated to sharing helpful life lessons from successful scientists. From an overview of cutting edge research to finding sources of inspiration, our podcast is for science enthusiasts that like to ponder “what it all means”. Listen as leading researchers draw lessons from where scientific concepts (and misconceptions) have come from, where they are now, and where they are headed in the not-too-distant future. If you’ve got 20 minutes, we’ve got a story that just might interest you. Hosted by Lydia Morrison.

    Interview with Jessie Stickgold-Sarah: Teaching science communication

    Interview with Jessie Stickgold-Sarah: Teaching science communication

    Hear MIT Lecturer Jessie Stickgold-Sarah, who shares her perspective on the importance of good communication skills –– especially in science.

    • 27 min
    Interview with Susan Aitken: Building a CLIA lab during a pandemic

    Interview with Susan Aitken: Building a CLIA lab during a pandemic

    Hear Susan Aitken, Molecular Laboratory Asst. Manager of the HUCL lab, which provided testing for Harvard and MIT students and staff during the pandemic.

    • 17 min
    Interview with Anu Rebbapragada: Building a Diagnostics Company During a Pandemic

    Interview with Anu Rebbapragada: Building a Diagnostics Company During a Pandemic

    Hear Dr. Anu Rebbapragada of FH Health – a Health-Tech company that was created early in the COVID-19 pandemic to address public diagnostic testing needs.

    • 28 min
    Interview with Nídia Trovão: Understanding Infectious Diseases

    Interview with Nídia Trovão: Understanding Infectious Diseases

    Hear Dr. Nídia Trovão of the Fogarty International Center at the NIH, explain how the evolution of viral pathogens in human and animal populations are studied and the insights this research offers. 

    • 25 min
    Interview with Greg Powell: Carbon Capture Through Reforestation

    Interview with Greg Powell: Carbon Capture Through Reforestation

    Hear how the nonprofit organization Reforest the Tropics is working to capture carbon through reforestation from the company’s Executive Director Greg Powell.

    • 15 min
    Episode 42: Women in Science: Bijoyita Roy

    Episode 42: Women in Science: Bijoyita Roy

    Hear from Dr. Bijoyita Roy, NEB RNA Research Senior Scientist, whose work focuses on mRNA synthesis, methods for RNA research and RNA therapeutics.

    • 10 min

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