Summer of Science: Dr. Lataisia Jones, neuroscience

Neuroscientist Dr. Lataisia Jones is motivated to help kids

Jul 6, 2022

by AWIS National

For #SummerOfScience, AWIS is highlighting members and partners to show the impact different fields of science have on society – and how these fields are impacted by women.

Today we recognize AWIS member, Dr. Lataisia Jones. As a neuroscientist, she has spent countless years studying cellular division, diabetes, and brain development to understand diseases that affect kids. Watch the video below to learn more about her motivation to help children and promote women in STEM.

This video was produced as part of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) IF/THEN ® Ambassadors Program in collaboration with Lyda Hill Philanthropies®.