Science talks - Dr. Felicia Goodrum
Episode 5: Infecting others with a love for science
Dr. Felicia Goodrum discusses her research, passion for science communication, and mentorship.
Dr. Brittany Uhlorn, BIO5 Institute


Human cytomegalovirus persists in the majority of the population worldwide and is the leading cause of infectious disease-related birth defects. Dr. Felicia Goodrum, a professor of cellular and molecular medicine, cancer biology, genetics, and molecular and cellular biology, discusses her work on this public health concern. She also shares how she “infects” others with a love for science through science communication and public outreach. The self-proclaimed lifelong learner also talks about the importance of a two-way mentorship relationship.