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Lab Rat Chat

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A podcast dedicated to providing an accurate and alternate narrative to the public regarding the necessity of humane and ethical animal research. Lab Rat Chat was made possible through the Michael D. Hayre Fellowship in Public Outreach, which is sponsored by the biomedical research advocacy group Americans for Medical Progress.

A podcast dedicated to providing an accurate and alternate narrative to the public regarding the necessity of humane and ethical animal research. Lab Rat Chat was made possible through the Michael D. Hayre Fellowship in Public Outreach, which is sponsored by the biomedical research advocacy group Americans for Medical Progress.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast dedicated to providing an accurate and alternate narrative to the public regarding the necessity of humane and ethical animal research. Lab Rat Chat was made possible through the Michael D. Hayre Fellowship in Public Outreach, which is sponsored by the biomedical research advocacy group Americans for Medical Progress.

Language:

English


Episodes

News Bite - June 2022

6/22/2022
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:34:15

Lab Rat Chat Podcast Trailer

6/3/2022
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Duration:00:01:54

27. The Bird is More than the Word, with Dr. Christine Lattin

6/1/2022
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 27 with Dr. Christine Lattin In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, Danielle and Jeff chat with Dr. Christine Lattin, an assistant professor at Louisiana State University. She conducts incredible research using birds as a model to help our understanding of stress and how different neurotransmitters and hormones help wild animals successfully cope with challenges, from predators to disease. Dr. Lattin's research will advance our understanding of how these hormone and...

Duration:00:41:57

News Bite - May 2022

5/9/2022
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:33:17

News Bite - March 2022

4/1/2022
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:27:59

News Bite - February 2022

2/17/2022
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:25:30

26. Defeating Diabetes with Dr. Roy Taylor

2/10/2022
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 26 with Dr. Roy Taylor In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, Danielle and Jeff chat with Dr. Roy Taylor, a physician and author, who is currently the Director of Newcastle Magnetic Resonance Centre at Newcastle University. He has been conducting research on type 2 diabetes since 1978 and in 2011, Taylor showed that the disease was a simple, reversible condition of excess fat within the liver and pancreas. Taylor developed the system now used throughout the United Kingdom...

Duration:00:36:23

News Bite - January 2022

1/24/2022
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:29:37

News Bite - December 2021

12/20/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:31:59

25. Monkey Business

11/30/2021
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 25 with Lindsay Bader Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support our podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, Danielle and Jeff chat with Lindsay Bader, who is a Senior Research Associate at the Oregon National Primate Research Center. Lindsay has a ton of hands-on experience working with many different species of monkeys . She's been deeply involved in the research as well the animal care and husbandry...

Duration:00:36:36

News Bite - October 2021

10/25/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:30:52

News Bite - September 2021

9/30/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:35:54

24. Dare 2 Care with J. Preston Van Hooser

8/31/2021
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 24 with J. Preston Van Hooser Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support our podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, Logan and Jeff chat with Preston Van Hooser, who is a Review Scientist and Compliance Manager at the University of Washington (UW) who has worked to protect the integrity and excellence of vertebrate animal research and teaching. Preston has developed and implemented UW’s first compassion...

Duration:00:54:57

23. Getting Real with Cindy Buckmaster

7/31/2021
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 23 with Dr. Cindy Buckmaster Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support our podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, Logan and Jeff chat with Cindy Buckmaster, who has been involved in the field of laboratory animal science for over 25 years. She is involved in educational and public outreach organizations while frequently speaking to the media because of her in-depth knowledge and passion for research...

Duration:00:40:27

News Bite - July 2021

7/31/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:23:57

News Bite - June 2021

6/29/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:22:16

22. Rat Tickling?!

6/22/2021
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 22 with Dr. Megan LaFollette, an animal behavior & welfare scientist, researcher, & project manager Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support our podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, we have a special co-host, Dr. Logan France, who will fill in for Danielle for a few episodes, tune in to the episode for more details. In this episode, Logan and Jeff chat with Megan Lafollette, an animal behavior and...

Duration:00:47:46

News Bite - May 2021

5/18/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:23:07

21. Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

5/4/2021
Lab Rat Chat - Episode 21 with Rebecca Welch and Kody Jernigan Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support our podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ May is Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month! In this episode of Lab Rat Chat, Danielle and Jeff chat with Rebecca Welch, a lab animal vet at West Virginia University and Kody Jernigan, her husband, who is living with cystic fibrosis. The two of them provide a really unique perspective on the role of animals in...

Duration:00:46:29

News Bite - April 2021

4/30/2021
News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics). Purchase Lab Rat Chat merch and help support the podcast and biomedical research! https://labratchat.myteespring.co/ In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss: Links to all these stories can be found below Sign up for the Lab Rat Chat newsletter! https://www.amprogress.org/raising-voices/lab-rat-chat/ Follow us on...

Duration:00:23:14