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Mirjam Guesgen talks about her journey from researcher to freelancer science journalist
22 Sep, 2018 | 0:59:56 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

In this episode, Simon talk with his Mirjam Guesgen (who met at the workshop organized by BBC superstar science journalist Matt McGrath from episode 2!) about her journey from academic researcher to award winning journalist. Their conversation, like Mirjam's journey, covers a lot of ground. From her doctoral research with sheep in New Zealand to her post-doctoral research with cows...
What exactly is a speech-language pathologist (SLP) anyway?
12 Sep, 2018 | 0:59:59 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

In this episode, Simon talk with his friend Yasmin Beydoun about her path to becoming a speech-language pathologist. Their conversation takes them everywhere from meeting at a nerd camp for entrepreneurial neuroscience students in Halifax to her clinical training with linguistic minorities. We also learn about the complexities around swallowing, how standardized tests can keep out marginalized communities from becoming...
What it’s like being in a couple with two PhDs
27 Aug, 2018 | 0:59:12 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

In this very special episode, Simon co-hosts with his partner Nicola while Deena is away at an international conference. Simon gives an update on his job hunt and explains the difference between tenure-track professor and course instructors. Nicola talks about her experience with radical career change, having gone from electrical engineer to psychologist working with individuals with borderline personality disorder....
Our failures don't need to define us
13 Aug, 2018 | 0:58:57 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

Our failures don't need to define us - cliche, we know! Listen as Simon and Deena share some of their failures while in academia and as far back as high school. Also, Simon's good friend Dom shares what she views as failures during her PhD and, "against all odds", becoming a faculty member in a prestigious liberal arts university in...
The varying potencies of Canadian cannabis legalization
29 Jul, 2018 | 0:59:41 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

Green Rush or Green Goblin - The varying potencies of cannabis legalization. Listen to Part 1 of Simon and Deena's discussion about drug use in Canada. Topics include: decriminalization vs legalization; Fact Check on cannabis laced with fentanyl; apparent East-Coast trend of lacing cannabis with Windex; the varying drug policies re: cannabis by province; and harm reduction techniques.
The Death of Evidence-Based Policy
16 Jul, 2018 | 0:58:38 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

Recent happenings in Ontario have put the province in the spotlight. Listen as Deena summarize current events, such as U of T's new policy mandating involuntary medical leave of absence for mental health issues; and, the shocking return to the 1998 sexual education curriculum. Simon reminds us of an important aspect of politics - who is accountable for potential harm...
Call me Dr not Miss or Ms. I've earned the title.
13 Jul, 2018 | 0:58:58 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

According to @drdeenamhamza, the #ImmodestWomen movement is just beginning. Listen as @drsimonlandry and Deena discuss the source of this hashtag and their experiences using the title "Dr." Bonus: Deena has kept Simon honest in his "make-right" project. Listen as Simon shares the letter he sent to his forgotten participants.
Unethical use of research. Where does researcher responsibility begin and end?
13 Jul, 2018 | 0:58:56 |
EN | Simon Landry | Do You Even Science

Knowledge mobilization, knowledge translation, and knowledge transfer and exchange – what do these terms really mean? Do you know the difference between innovation and invention? Simon updates Deena on “broader impact” and his take on a recent conference he attended in Winnipeg. As a topic of interest, Simon shares a recent article he came across in the Globe & Mail...
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