Daisy Robinton

Dr. Daisy Robinton is a Hearst Fellow and Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Beth Stevens’ lab at Boston Children’s Hospital. Her current research focuses on neurodevelopment and the cell-to-cell interactions that contribute to neurodegenerative diseases. Daisy completed her PhD in Human Biology and Translational Medicine in the laboratory of Dr. George Q. Daley at Harvard University. Her doctoral work focused on mechanisms of stem cell identity at the intersection of cancer and developmental biology. Daisy’s passion for the effective translation of science has fueled her years of teaching, speaking, and consulting on numerous projects in the US and abroad. In addition, she is a co-founder of Weird and Wonderful, a production company aimed at bridging the knowledge gap in science by connecting with creativity and entertainment to engage, educate and inspire people from all walks of life.