Women in STEM: dr. Tahira

My 31st guest is dr. Tahira, an Italian-Pakistani biochemist, who had courage to speak up for herself! Hi @Dr_Tahira_Anwar! First of all would you like to tell us something about you? My name is Tahira and I was born in Rome (Italy) from Pakistani parents. My parents moved to Rome in 1978 and both meContinue reading “Women in STEM: dr. Tahira”

Traveling in the time of COVID-19

Next week I should have attended the Food Integrity 2020 congress in London. Because of the COVID-19 outbreak I will not fly to the UK. I live in Italy and since the 10th of March, all Italy is considered “red zone”. Almost all flights from and to Italy has been cancelled. But how did thatContinue reading “Traveling in the time of COVID-19”

Women in STEM: Vakare

This is the second episode of my interviews with Women in STEM. Today my guest is my dear friend and amazing colleague Vakare Merkyte. Hi Vakare! First of all would you like to tell us something about you? Ciao, Martina! Thank you for having me on your blog.I am 28 years old, 3rd year PhDContinue reading “Women in STEM: Vakare”