VIDEO: RINA SHAIKH-LESKO ON SCIENCE WRITING & EPIDEMIOLGY

How do you combine your passion for writing and science? We turned to Rina-Shaikh Lesko, who trained and worked as an epidemiologist for many years before embracing her passion for writing. She combined her twin interests: writing and science and became a science writer But, before becoming a science writer Shaikh-Lesko went back to school to study Science Communication from University of California Santa Cruz.

We sat down to speak with Shaikh-Lesko about how she developed an interest in science and writing and what drew her to become an epidemiologist. What prompted her to switch gears and embrace her love for writing.

This is part of our women in science and technology series sponsored by Zoho Corp.

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VIDEO: RINA SHAIKH-LESKO ON SCIENCE WRITING

What does a science writer do? We turned to Rina-Shaikh Lesko, who trained and worked as an epidemiologist and then switched gears and became a science writer. But, before becoming a science writer Shaikh-Lesko went back to school to study Science Communication from University of California Santa Cruz.

This interview is part of an upcoming longer interview with Shaikh-Lesko and is part of our Women in Science and Tech series.

This interview aired on TV in the US. Here is a list of TV stations in the US that broadcast our weekly TV show. Do subscribe to our YouTube channel and podcast where we feature new interviews.