Dr. Leigh Revers, Associate Director, joins 2014 Science Leadership Program

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 2:00pm

Dr. Leigh ReversDr. Leigh Revers, Associate Director of the Master of Biotechnology Program (MBiotech), has been selected to participate in the 2014 Science Leadership Program (SLP).

Now in its second year, the program "aims to provide outstanding academic scientists with the skills, approaches and frameworks for engaging more effectively with the media, decision makers and the public." Sessions will include topics such as communications, outreach and leadership, as well as media engagement and team building.

Of the 19 participants, 11 have been invited from the University of Toronto and 8 additional faculty were selected from other research-intensive universities in Canada.

For more information, please visit http://scienceengagement.utoronto.ca/slp/ and Turning top researchers into science's cultural ambassadors with UofT's Science Engagement.