Summer E.  Allen

Summer E. Allen

Science Writer

Summer E. Allen is a scientist-turned-writer and editor. She has a PhD in neuroscience from Brown University. She specializes in writing about science, health, and biotechnology.

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Emotion article
pulse.embs.org

Giving Voice to Emotion - IEEE PULSE

Voice analysis technology uncovering mental states is playing a growing role in medicine, business, and law enforcement. May 2016 Featured Article

Exosuit article
pulse.embs.org

New Prostheses and Orthoses Step Up Their Game - IEEE PULSE

Motorized knees, robotic hands, and exosuits mark advances in rehabilitation technology. May 2016 Featured Article

Healing the burn pic article
pulse.embs.org

Healing the Burn- IEEE PULSE

Advances in burn treatment technoogy aim to save lives, lessen pain and scarring. July/August 2016 Featured Article

Pruningstoryc4 article
schizophreniaforum.org

C4 Genes Tune Schizophrenia Risk, Synaptic Pruning

Schizophrenia Research Forum: News

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The Washington Post

What We're Reading: Enjoy Your Cells - The Washington Post

What We're Reading: Enjoy Your Cells - The Washingt...

Aging.sedivy rsz article
brownmedicinemagazine.org

Fountain of Health - Brown Medicine Magazine

Aging is unavoidable, but science might help us do it better.

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pulse.embs.org

Building a Better Breast Pump - IEEE PULSE

Building a Better Breast Pump - IEEE PULSE

Hero v2 article
pulse.embs.org

Hacking Away | IEEE PULSE

Hacking Away | IEEE PULSE

Amyloidosis  article
pulse.embs.org

New Imaging Technology May Help Doctors Diagnose Amyloidosis ...

New Imaging Technology May Help Doctors Diagnose Am...

Food bank article
greatergood.berkeley.edu

How Our Brains Make Us Generous | Greater Good

How Our Brains Make Us Generous | Greater Good

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brainfacts.org

The Multitasking Mind - BrainFacts.org

The Multitasking Mind - BrainFacts.org

Imrs article
The Washington Post

Car seats are a (life-saving) pain. But do they have to be? - The ...

Car seats are a (life-saving) pain. But do they hav...

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brownmedicinemagazine.org

Under the Skin

Brown Medicine Magazine

From animal tracks on fresh snow to birds in flight to sand whipped by the wind, Abrar Qureshi, MD, MPH, sees patterns where others don’t.

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brownmedicinemagazine.org

Branching Out

Brown Medicine Magazine

Tens of millions of people died in the influenza pandemic of 1918. People were dying so quickly that there was a shortage of coffins and grave diggers, and funerals had to be limited to 15 minutes.

Diverse careers carousel article
American Association for the Advancement of Science

5 ways advisors can help students prepare for diverse careers ...

5 ways advisors can help students prepare for diver...