Join Dr Ellen Jorgensen for a free talk during National Science Week. Hear about Ellen’s fascinating project to barcode native plant species in a remote area of Alaska for their future conservation. Dr Jorgensen is visiting from New York, where she is co-founder of Genspace – the world’s first community laboratory dedicated to promoting citizen science and biotechnology. With a passion for increasing science literacy, particularly in molecular and synthetic biology, Dr Jorgensen has a PhD in molecular biology and a 30-year career in the biotech industry. Her TED Talk Biohacking – You Can Do It Too, has been viewed more than a million times.
The event is free but bookings are essential as places are limited. Book at: [email protected]