Jennifer Sabour, MS

Jennifer Sabour, MS, is a health writer, science educator, and researcher. She has a Master of Science in Biology from Brooklyn College and specializes in microbiology and infectious diseases. As a member of the American Research Educational Association (AERA) and the American Society of Microbiology (ASM), she has worked with researchers to advance teaching and learning for K-12 science education and policy.

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