unlock_LiveScience Talk: The Scientist in You
Naturalis public lecture & drinks: Thursday February 9, 17:30-20:00.
Come to Naturalis for a fascinating lecture about the power of citizen science!
Discover how everyone can make significant contributions to scientific research and help make a real impact in our world. Join us as we delve into the exciting world of citizen science with Margaret Gold, the project leader of Leiden University’s Citizen Science Lab. Discover how this innovative lab brings together researchers, citizens, and societal organizations to generate new knowledge and solve real-world problems.
Next, we’ll hear from Frank Wesselingh, a biodiversity researcher and molluscan paleontologist at Naturalis. Learn about the cutting-edge citizen science projects he’s been working on and how they’re making a significant impact in natural history research.
Finally, meet Sophie Verhoeven, a biopharmaceutical master student at Leiden University. She’ll share her work for the medical start-up Doser, researching personalized medicine using a 3D printer to produce pills with personalized colors and smells. Sophie has been testing her work in Naturalis and you’ll get a chance to hear about her experience and the exciting possibilities of personalized medicine. Don’t miss out on this engaging and informative event!
The event is free and open to the public, Register here.
See you there!