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Shannon Weiman

Shannon Weiman
Shannon Weiman earned her PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of California, San Diego, specializing in microbiology and immunology. Prior to joining the Keystone Symposia team, she worked as a freelance writer for leaders in academic, industry and government research, including Stanford University’s Biomedical Innovation Initiative, the University of Colorado’s Biofrontiers Program, UCSF, the FDA and the American Society for Microbiology.

Keystone Symposia Fellow Manu Platt on Mentorship and Career Advancement

Manu Platt pursues science, and life, with a sense of adventure. I always tell my students to take every opportunity, because you never know what is going to...

Q&A with “Microbiome: Therapeutic Implications” Meeting Organizer, Fergus Shanahan

The microbiome underlies nearly all aspects of human health, with implications for diseases ranging from allergy to cancer and even mental health.   While the last decade was spent exposing many of these...