Kay Nisbett, M.S.
Kay Nisbett is a Ph.D. candidate in neuroscience at the University of Illinois, Chicago and is completing her doctoral research in the Neurobiology of Addiction Section. She is investigating the role of oxytocin, a prosocial hormone, in depression and anxiety. She is also interested in the neural correlates of empathy and social bonding. Ms. Nesbitt received a B.S. in chemistry and an A.S. in physics from the University of the Virgin Islands. She earned an M.S. in chemistry from Wayne State University.
About This Talk
Ms. Nisbett will discuss her career journey, highlighting her scientific experience as a chemist in the Caribbean, and a chemist and neuroscientist in the continental U.S. She will also review advantages and benefits of the scientific journey. This talk can be tailored to your needs.
Audiences: middle school, high school