Scientist the Human Podcast

A laid-back conversation with scientists engaged in exciting work. We will discuss their research and explore the path these individuals took in getting to where they are today. My goal is to get to know the human behind the scientist. Join in!


STH – E28 Dr. Eric Wang Returns – Leukemia & Therapy Resistance

Summary Dr. Eric Wang is an Assistant Professor at The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) for Genomic Medicine. Dr. Wang’s work has uncovered new therapeutic vulnerabilities in RNA-binding protein networks in leukemia through the use of genomic screening approaches, which we discuss in this episode. His lab investigates therapy resistance in cancer, with a focus on leukemias.…More

STH – E27 Dr. Mario Suva

Summary Dr. Mario Suva is an Associate Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, is affiliated with the Neuro-Oncology program at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, and is a member of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Dr. Suva’s lab focuses on the biology of brain tumors, using single-cell technologies to dissect…More

STH – E26 Dr. Mariella G. Filbin

Summary Dr. Mariella G. Filbin is an Attending Physician of Pediatric Oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, and an Associate Member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. The Filbin Lab focuses its efforts on studying pediatric brain tumors, particularly lethal high-grade gliomas, including diffuse intrinsic…More

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Simranjit Singh, PhD

Sim is a recent PhD from Duke University School of Medicine. He has been exploring scientists’ work and motivations through this podcast since 2014. Tweet him @Simhawk to say what’s up!

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