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  1. Using Nanoparticles to Treat Cancer Scientist Spotlight

    26 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jennifer Wade1, Hyeyoun Chang2

    1. Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 2. Dana Farber Cancer Institute

    Students use published scientific data to determine which types of nanoparticles would be best to use to deliver cytotoxic drugs directly to cancer cells. Then they learn about the scientist who...

  2. Best Practices and Recommendations for Designing Activities for Highlighting Diverse Scientists Through Quantitative Skill Development

    16 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kristen Butela1, Sheela Vemu2, Pratima Jindal3

    1. University of Pittsburgh 2. Waubonsee Community College - 3. Waubonsee Community College

    Poster on best practices to guide the design of quantitative skill-based learning activities that help create an inclusive environment. Presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.

  3. A Scientist Spotlight Featuring Dr. Danielle Brown

    15 May 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Merrie Renee Richardson

    Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College

    A Scientist Spotlight-style assignment designed to introduce students to themes of quantitative biology, field research, and diversity, equity, and inclusion in science. Includes Teaching Notes,...

  4. Social Justice Working Group - Scientist Spotlights

    03 Dec 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Pat Marsteller1, Sarah Prescott2, Justin Michael Bradshaw3, Kristen Butela4, Robert E Furrow5, Pratima Jindal6, Rachel Pigg7, Merrie Renee Richardson8, Sheela Vemu9, Suann Yang10

    1. Emory University 2. University of New Hampshire 3. Johnston Community College 4. University of Pittsburgh 5. University of California, Davis 6. Waubonsee Community College 7. University of Louisville 8. Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College 9. Waubonsee Community College - Tenure Track and Northern Illinois University 10. State University of New York College at Geneseo

    This is a reporting out of the work done by participants in the Social Justice Working group that formed as part of the BIOME 2020 Institute, which is focused on the creation and use of scientist...