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.
NEXT JOURNAL CLUBs:
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.
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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