Politics Under the Microscope

di Joanna, Ellie, Naira, and Nina

Politics Under the Microscope captures the thought process of policy makers as they respond to complex problems and to discuss the implications those policies will have for the scientific community and broader society. Each episode starts by briefing the listener on a societal problem using an anecdote, then will reframe the problem with a science policy-related question, and finally engage the listener by integrating audio fro... Leggi dettagli

Episodi del podcast

  • Stagione 2

  • S02 E01 - Episode 9: Combating the Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Judith Cukor (Full)

    S02 E01 - Episode 9: Combating the Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Judith Cukor (Full)

    Tune into the second episode in our three-part series on the graduate student mental health crisis. In this installment, we chat with Dr. Judith Cukor, PhD, a clinical psychologist at Weill Cornell Medical College. Here, we delve ...

    50:54
  • Bonus

    S02 - Episode 9 Recap: Combating the Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Judith Cukor

    S02 - Episode 9 Recap: Combating the Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Judith Cukor

    In this shortened episode, we highlight key parts of our interview with clinical psychologist, Dr. Judith Cukor, PhD. The PUTM hosts also discuss their own mental health struggles and what they do to manage the toll graduate schoo...

    23:47
  • Stagione 1

  • S01 E08 - Episode 8: Full Intro to the Graduate Student Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Nathan Vanderford

    S01 E08 - Episode 8: Full Intro to the Graduate Student Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Nathan Vanderford

    As the first installment of our three-part mental health episode series, this introductory episode features our exclusive interview with Dr. Nathan Vanderford, one lead authors on the ground-breaking Nature Biotechnology published...

    42:53
  • S01 E07 - Episode 7, Part III: Busting Vaccine Myths

    S01 E07 - Episode 7, Part III: Busting Vaccine Myths

    The quest to vaccinate the U.S. population continues. While supply of the COVID-19 vaccines remains high, the vaccination rate has plateaued. In this three-part series, we explore vaccine history, the causes of vaccine hesitancy, ...

    58:51
  • S01 E07 - Episode 7, Part II: The Reasons for Vaccine Hesitancy

    S01 E07 - Episode 7, Part II: The Reasons for Vaccine Hesitancy

    The quest to vaccinate the U.S. population continues. While supply of the COVID-19 vaccines remains high, the vaccination rate has plateaued. In this three-part series, we explore vaccine history, the causes of vaccine hesitancy, ...

    33:30