BMC Content Advisor Wins Science Award

BMC Content Advisor, Molly Shoichet, was named this year’s recipient of the L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science award.

Most recently, Shoichet, a biomedical engineering researcher and Canada Research Chair, acted as content advisor on Karyn (1T4) Ho’s master’s research project, “Nanoparticle Targeting to Breast Cancer”. Shoichet also supervised Ho’s Ph.D. research.


The University Professor was also content advisor on Julie Hyun Joo (0T7) Lee’s project, “Across the Gap”. In this 3D animation, Lee visualizes the proposed use of axon guidance for the treatment of spinal cord injury.

For more information, see ‘Molly Shoichet wins L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Award‘.