Journal Club

What is Science Policy Journal Club?

Journal clubs are informal discussions on a specific science policy topic lead by different CaSP members. If you are interested in attending or leading your own journal club (you pick the topic!), please sign up for our mailing list or check our events page to know when and where the next journal club will be held.


Sept 21, 2021

Presenter: Maia Gumnit

Topic: Brain-Machine Interfaces

This Journal Club will be held at 6 PM at Memorial Union Terrace. We will meet out front by the steps and then grab a table.


Previous Journal Clubs

August 17, 2021

Presenter: Tyler Peterson

Topic: Infrastructure Bill, Energy & Climate Change


July 13, 2021

Presenter: Chris Dade

Topic: Federal science funding – US Innovation and Competition Act


June 17, 2021

Presenter: Chris Unterberger

Topic: Balancing risks and rewards of personal genomics


May 20, 2021

Presenter: Marie Fiori

Topic: Conservation efforts and Indigenous communities

Check out our Events Calendar for the Zoom link!

April 15, 2021

Presenter: Julie Kirsch

Topic: Intervening on perceptions of racial progress and implications for voting rights legislation


March 18, 2021

Moderator: April MacIntyre

Topic: Book club discussion, Parkland by Dave Cullen

February 18, 2021

Presenter: Brittany Baur

Topic: Strategies to lower drug prices in WI


Journal Club 2020
Journal Club 2019
Journal Club 2018
Journal Club 2017