Miriam Navarro

Miriam Navarro

Dr. Míriam Navarro is the  Education Programme Manager at BIST. She  obtained her PhD in Neuroscience in 2010 at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. During 5 years she studied neuroplasticity  and combined research with education at Columbia University as part of her postdoctoral training. She has a proven record of peer-reviewed publications, patents and collaboration with biotechs and pharmaceutical companyies. Back in Barcelona in 2017, she joined Vall d’Hebrón Institute of Oncology as a postdoctoral researcher until 2020. Her  interests in education led her to mentor undergrad and PhD students and get significant experience in both high school and university teaching. In 2020, she joined the BIST team with the aim to help young researchers in their career development. She is the coordinator of the Responsible Research and Science Communication subject at MMRES.