may, 2019

25may1:00 pm4:00 pmMeet A Scientist - May 25, 20191:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Meet A Scientist


Event Details

Discover current research from leading local organizations and the scientists themselves at Meet a Scientist. Meet a Scientist features local scientists who share their work with you through hands-on activities and conversation. For all ages.

Saturday, May 25, 2019, 1-4 p.m.
In the Ackerley Family Exhibit Gallery:

Dr. Chris Monson
University of Washington, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
“Fish Eggs, Fish Eggs, Rolly Poly Fish Eggs”

Dr. Daniel Citron
University of Washington, Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation
“Halting Epidemics”
Save the world from infectious disease! Predict how diseases spread through your community and learn ways to stop them.

Dr. Delwin Elder
University of Washington, Department of Chemistry
Almost everything that we interact with is made from molecules—from the air we breathe and the food we eat, to clothes, medicines, toys, and even everything inside of us. Come learn about some of these amazing molecules and the chemistry principles that give them different and unique properties and uses. You will get to build a famous molecule or invent your own!

Dr. Zin Khaing
University of Washington, Department of Neurological Surgery
“What is Your Spinal Cord Good For?”
Learn how the spinal cord works to communicate sensory and motor information. Interact with a snap-circuit spinal cord model and build your very own neurons.


(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Ackerley Family Exhibit Gallery at Pacific Science Center

200 Second Ave. North, Seattle, WA 98109