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Her Stem Story



Dec 11, 2019

Our guest today, Nour Al-Muhtasib is a postdoctoral fellow in Molecular Psychiatry at Yale University. She is passionate about mental health, making academia more inclusive, and cats. Nour is the first of her family to earn a Ph.D. In addition, to writing Twitter threads discussing her experiences, she likes to write science parodies using hit songs such as Let it go and Truth Hurts.  Listen now to Nour's unique STEM story.

In this episode we discuss:

1) What does Neuropharmacology & Molecular Psychiatry mean?

2) What does a Post Doctoral position entail?

3) What got Nour interested in this unique field of research?

4) How Nour found a way out of a toxic lab situation?