In The News: Microbes in Space!

When you think of NASA, you probably think of astronauts and scientists studying planets, stars, and other massive features of outer space. What you may not know, however, is that NASA employs teams of scientists from practically every area of research, including microbiology. While most microbiologists study the tiny organisms such as bacteria and fungi [...]

A Day in the Life of a Clinical Research Coordinator

Bomi Oladosu In order to conduct meaningful clinical research, it is necessary to have a research coordinator. I consider research coordinators to be the “glue” of clinical research: they check that research projects meet scientific and medical standards, recruit and schedule participants, and conduct experiments. Nicole Steiner is the clinical research coordinator of the Gynecological [...]