ESP Biography

JEN GALLAGHER, Stanford postdoc

Major: Genetics

College/Employer: Stanford University

Year of Graduation: N/A

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Previously a postdoc at UC Berkeley in Molecular and Cell Biology
Ph.D. in Genetics from Yale School of Medicine
B..A. in Biochemistry from Rutgers University

Past Classes

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S491: Good Science, Bad Science: Genetics from movies to the news in Splash! Fall 2009 (Oct. 10 - 11, 2009)
Science fiction is rapidly becoming science reality. Do you ever wonder what is the science is behind the coolest mutant powers or the fountain of youth? This course is designed to give students an understanding of genetic principles that impact our lives. With the explosion of medical and genetic advances, today’s students must be literate in scientific terminology and methods of scientific discovery.