Please join us for an exciting Q&A discussion with Sabin Russell, staff writer/editor at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and former medical science writer at the San Francisco Chronicle.
What: The Berkeley Science Review – Science Writing Seminar
Who: Sabin Russel
When: 6:00PM – Tuesday, January 24th
Where: 100 Boalt School of Law
Why: Come chat with one of the most experienced science writers in the industry!
Before joining Berkeley Lab, Sabin Russel spent 22 years as a staff writer for the San Francisco Chronicle, covering medical science and policy from 1986 – 2009. While at theChronicle, Sabin was responsible for coverage of HIV/AIDS, as well as global health issues, infectious disease, molecular biology, stem cell research and health care reform. After taking a buyout from the newspaper, Mr. Russell went on to be a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT and write freelance articles for The New York Times, California Magazine, Nature.com and Technology Review. His “Sit Down with Sabin” lecture series has been extremely popular at LBL, where he also covers cutting edge science for the lab’s daily newsletter, Today at Berkley Lab. Read The Nation‘s profile on Sabin here: Unpopular Science.