Why seeing a role model who looks like you is so powerful

“I’ve always thought that seeing is believing,” said Dr. Elizabeth Wayne, a biomedical engineer. In her career, that’s meant innovating new ways of showing people what happens in the body, but also, as a black woman in the sciences, the importance of representation and being a role model. Wayne gives her Brief but Spectacular take on the power of images in science and life.

Source: Dr. Elizabeth Wayne, Biomedical Engineer – Brief but Spectacular