“Scientific peer review is the evaluation of one’s work by experts in that field who are often also competitors with their own unique perspective (and unavoidable bias).”

PEER REVIEW COLOR (1)

141114_15497_stemdiversity205.jpgDana Cairns received her PhD in Cell, Developmental and Molecular Biology from Tufts University School of Medicine where she was editor of the school newsletter, and spent lots of grant-funded time drawing silly cartoons. She is currently postponing adulthood further and doing a postdoc. Dana enjoys (in no particular order) traveling, bourbon, and burritos. She has a neat dog named, Loca. Dana dislikes writing in the third person.

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