I love to get involved with science communication and outreach whilst doing my PhD aside from writing here on The Scientific Beauty and I’m always on the look out for exciting opportunities! Here is a list of what I have been involved with so far. If you are running an event, why not get in touch? I’d love to hear about it!
Radio Interview RE Gwyneth Paltrow beauty – Talk Radio (National), April 2016 – Answering questions debunking Gwyneth Paltrow’s Bee sting beauty treatment and Hollywood beauty trends. Listen here: http://cdn.talksport.com/talkradio/audio/current/talkRadio-20160409-0119.mp3
Meet The Bloggers – Manchester Girl Geek event, Jan 2016 – gave a 10 minute presentation on why I started blogging and what blogging has done for me as well as answering blogging questions as part of a panel.
TV Interview – That’s Manchester Late Night Live, Jan 2016 – 15 minute 1-to-1 interview on live television talking about cosmetic science, my PhD and the Sartorial Science project and how it is changing the perceptions of scientists. Now Science Correspondant for That’s Manchester.
Pint of Science – The English Lounge, Manchester, May 2015 – 30 minute presentation ‘Chemicals In Your Cosmetics Case’ looking into the ingredients in anti-aging skincare and whether they perform the miracles that cosmetics companies claim they do
Science Showoff – Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester, October 2014 – 9 minute talk about cosmetic science titled ‘The Quest For The Fountain Of Youth’
What Has Science Done for Me? with Manchester Girl Geeks and Science Grrl – Media City, Salford, October 2014 – short presentation to high school girls on the benefits of taking a placement year during a science degree