Sci Comm & Outreach

Committees

2018 – Board member for l’Acfas (Association francophone pour le savoir)
2015-2017 – Women in Science discussion group/Diversity committee of the Biology Department at Université de Montréal
2016 – Intercultural Indigenous workshop: Scientific and local knowledge in northern research

Workshops organized

2018 – Conducting research in the North: perspectives and good practices for meaningful and sustainable collaboration with local communities (Sentinelle Nord), co-organized with Caroline Hervé (ULaval), Nancy Gros-Louis (CSSSPNQL) & Suzy Basile (UQAT)
2016 – Intercultural Indigenous workshop: Scientific and local knowledge in northern research

Media

Breakaway CBC with Julia Caron | Bridging the North/South divide when it comes to research
Podcast by the Canadian Foundation for Innovation | Dealing with mercury in food
Balado de la Fondation canadien pour l’innovation | Atténuer l’impact du mercure dans la nourriture
Québec Science | Entrevue avec dame caca, par Annie Labrecque
CBC North | Researchers collect poop from Inuit for microbiome study, by Alyssa Mosher & Jordan Konek
La Presse | Une première description du microbiome des Inuits, par Philippe Mercure
Eye on the Arctic | Introducing Canada’s ‘poop’ lady, by Levon Sevunts
Médium Large | Entrevue avec Catherine Perrin
Radio-Canada | Une première description du microbiome des Inuits, par Anne-Marie Yvon

Vice | Entrevue avec Brigitte Noël

Ma thèse en 180 secondes

(French-speaking 3 minute thesis competition)

  • 1st place and audience award at the MT180 Université de Montréal final (2017)
  • 2nd place at MT180 national final (2017)
  • Represented Canada at the MT180 international final in Liège, Belgium (2017)