Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership
Physicians Should Talk Frankly About The Risks Of Chemical Exposures
Fellow Rachel Morello-Frosch argues chemical companies need to go further in proving their chemicals are safe for pregnant women.
Science Communications Goals and Objectives
A recent PLOS One paper by social scientists described how scientists prioritize their communications objectives for public engagement.
Earlier this spring, COMPASS led a policy communications training for the Switzer Fellows in Washington, D.C. that included practicing communication skills and learning about the world of policymakers, and was capped by meetings with policymakers on Capitol Hill. Marissa McMahan, a graduate student at Northeastern University who is studying the northern range expansion of black sea bass and how that affects both human and ecological systems in the Gulf of Maine, talks more about her experience in D.C.