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Speaking to… Dr Julie Sharp: Science communication and cancer

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Dr Julie Sharp
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This feature podcast is part of a series of interviews with science communicators about science communication. Today we are Speaking to… Dr Julie Sharp.

Communicating delicate subjects is not an easy task, and yet, Cancer Research UK makes it look relatively simple.

They’re science communication team needs to be able to communicate advanced and complicated science to an audience that relies on its progress. Unfortunately, this progress can sometimes be overhyped.

I spoke to Dr Julie Sharp, the senior science manager from Cancer Research UK, about how they manage to keep the calm.

Have a look at the CRUK blog which looks behind the headlines to find out just what is going on.