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Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience at Columbia University (Italy)

Matteo Farinella

Matteo Farinella is a neuroscientist and cartoonist who studies the use of comics and other visual narratives in science communication. Working with science journalists, educators, and cognitive scientists, he aims to understand how these tools may affect the public perception of science and increase scientific literacy. He received a PhD in neuroscience from University College London in 2013, and has worked with universities and educational institutions around the world to make science more accessible.

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3 July

15:40 to 16:50

STCC, Room 1BC