A Chat with Dr. Holmes on Trellis C4Sci

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Dr. Holmes stepped into the spotlight in a recent C4Sci (Communities for Science Communication) chat on Trellis. Trellis is the online platform created by the AAAS to build community among scientists. Members can ask questions “live” of the spotlighted guest.

A significant focus of improvscience is to develop scientists’ capacity to provide leadership to what they care about. Leadership in this context is sharing what is important to you with others. Communication is essential to this leadership as it involves being willing to be passionate with others. As a member of Trellis, in the Trellis Member Highlight, Dr. Holmes was able to share her thoughts on this relationship and what it looks like for scientists to "come out" about what they care about.

Members of Trellis can read the transcript here