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STPF Alum Tell Director What’s on Their Minds

STPF Alum Tell Director What’s on Their Minds ksong Wed, 11/17/2021 - 15:54 Published Date Thu, 11/18/2021 - 15:54 Well over a hundred alumni fellows of the AAAS Science & Technology Policy
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Countering Science Misinformation

Since its earliest days, the pandemic has surged across the globe along with a tide of misinformation about the disease’s causes, origins, treatments, and prevention. The rise in scientific misinformation was on the mind of AAAS videographer and multimedia editor Neil Orman when he created a video series on how AAAS-affiliated researchers, including STPF alum Astrid Caldas and Collene Lawhorn, are pushing back against this trend.
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This Anthropologist Helps Improve Lives by Listening to Stories

With experience working at the local government level, cultural and medical anthropologist Saira Mehmood, STPF class of 2021-22, may have a leg up on some of her new colleagues.
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AAAS Member Spotlight: STPF Director Rashada Alexander

Installed in the office of the Director of the S&T Policy Fellowships for just a couple of months at the time of this writing, Rashada Alexander is well-acquainted with fellow life: she was a 2009-11 fellow at the National Institutes of Health. What is her vision for the future of the program?
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Fellowships bring much-needed expertise to lawmakers

Since 1973, STPF has provided scientific expertise to US policymakers in Washington. In partnership with other scientific organizations, STPF brings more than 250 scientists and engineers each year to work in congressional offices, executive branch agencies, and the federal judiciary.
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At the NSC, Fellows Employ Passion for Service and Communication

At the NSC, Fellows Employ Passion for Service and Communication ksong Thu, 09/23/2021 - 11:53 Share Title At the NSC, Fellows Employ Passion for Service and Communication Published Date Thu, 09/23

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