Born and bred in North London, Dr Yewande Pearse completed her PhD in Neuroscience at King’s College London, in 2016. She is now based in Los Angeles, where she works as a Research Fellow, developing a stem cell therapy treatment for a rare childhood brain disease called Sanfilippo Syndrome. Outside of the lab, Yewande is a writer for Massive Science - an online science media platform and a TEDMED Research Scholar for this years Stage Programme.
Born of a mutual love of science and music, Yewande believes that science is for everyone and music is a universal language. Sound Science Podcast is a monthly podcast about the science stories that affect our lives and have in some way influenced music. With the help of experts in the fields of both music and science, Yewande brings you stories straight out of the lab that will make you hear science differently.
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