Dr. Atom J. Lesiak
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About Atom

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Dr. Atom, Ph.D. Neuroscience, is a neuroscientist, educator, activist, and science entertainer. Atom’s research seeks to understand the cellular, molecular, and genetic mechanisms underlying chronic stress and depression. Atom enjoys sharing their love of science with the public and working as an activist in support of the transgender community. Dr. Atom has a passion for the Scientific Method and loves demystifying science in a way that makes it accessible for all people. In the laboratory, classroom, and public spaces they seek to increase visibility and support for diversity in all its forms.