Estradiol Redemption!

I passed my mock assay today 😀 It went better compared to last week’s mock assay. I think rewriting all the steps in the checklist in my own words really helped me understand the protocol better! To be fair, I was supposed to rewrite all the steps before the first mock assay. More specifically, on… Continue reading Estradiol Redemption!

Estradiol Oopsies

Aww man. Yesterday, I performed my mock assay and I messed up my estradiol saliva assay. Here’s a list of all the things I did wrong 😭😅 Had too many air bubbles in my pipette I pipetted a saliva sample into a well that was supposed to be empty I didn’t fill up my estradiol… Continue reading Estradiol Oopsies

Nominated for Best Paper Award

UPDATE as of June 3, 2021: I forgot to mention, the paper won the Best Paper Award for AHFE 2020!!!! Last week, I posted about my first conference paper ever. I’m pleased to announce that our paper, Evoking stress reactivity in a virtual dance competition, has been nominated for the Best Paper Award for the… Continue reading Nominated for Best Paper Award

First Conference Paper!

Our paper is Evoking stress reactivity in a virtual dance competition will be presented virtually on July 20, 2020 at the 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE)! Some background information – In the summer of 2019, I undertook a research internship at Iowa State University and stressed people out for science… Continue reading First Conference Paper!

Evoking social evaluative threat through dance in a virtual environment

UPDATE as of June 3, 2021: I forgot to mention, the paper won the Best Paper Award for AHFE 2020!!!! Click here for the updated paper UPDATE as of June 17, 2020: Our paper was reworked and accepted to the 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE)! Our paper was also nominated… Continue reading Evoking social evaluative threat through dance in a virtual environment