The Scientist and the… is a podcast brought to you by the Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute.

In each episode you’ll hear from a different researcher about their field, how they got into science, and what they get up to after a long week of trying to solve our biggest health issues. 

Listen to the trailer now, or subscribe to The Scientist and the… wherever you get your podcasts!

Episode 1: The Scientist and the Artist

Rachelle Balez is a PhD Candidate under Associate Professor Lezanne Ooi. 

She’s also an incredible artist, and uses her creative ability to fund and fuel her research into stem cells, to understand Alzheimer’s Disease.