Alicia Wooten, PhD (2012-2013)
“Getting Creative with Research: How I Became a Community Scientist”
Assistant Professor Gallaudet University
Co-founder of Atomic Hands
Dr. Wooten gave a Keynote address at the 3rd Biennial Deaf/HH ROC conference cosponsored by the University of Rochester and Rochester Institute of Technology. The Deaf/HH Scientists Roc Conference aims to advance the success of deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals in biomedical and behavioral sciences research careers. It will do so by bringing together aspiring and successful Deaf/HH scientists and allied groups from across the nation to network and build a community – thereby creating opportunities for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Scientists as they navigate their training and career paths.