Science Writing to Support Your Career: From Blogging to Journalism

Thursday, October 16, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
LACC 305 (Los Angeles Convention Center)
Alberto Roca, PhD, Executive Director, DiverseScholar
Cynthia Coleman, PhD, Professor, Portland State University , Teresa Lamsam, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Nebraska at Omaha and Daniela Hernandez, PhD, Reporter & Community Manager, Kaiser Health News

Description: Writing online can promote your science and career. Panelists will describe how they use social media such as blogging and Twitter to discuss science, engage the public, and publicize accomplishments. Learn how to translate these skills into a journalism career covering topics such as science, technology, health, and more.