Karuna Meda
LATEST POSTS BY Karuna Meda
The Hidden Faces of Healthcare
From analyzing cancer biomarkers to detecting dangerous pathogens, medical laboratory scientists work behind the scenes to improve and even save patient lives.
What Are Internal Waves in the Ocean, and Why Are They Important?
How the mixing of elements in the ocean help nourish coastlines and make the atmosphere healthier.
How Do We Break Down the Barriers to Telehealth?
Utilizing education, training and research to usher in a new era of health care.
How Does Tax Evasion Impact Economic Inequality?
Understanding how some of the world’s richest people hide their wealth in order to avoid taxation and accountability.
How Do We Preserve the Past for a More Sustainable Future?
An architectural historian shares her research on the challenges of preserving America’s cities.
How Can the Media Improve Representations of Diverse Identities?
Understanding how to ensure sensitive and accurate portrayals of different groups in various forms of media.
Capturing the Experiences of New Mothers During COVID-19
New moms participate in a research project to document the early weeks of motherhood with photos and reflect on the challenges and adaptations of the pandemic.
Jefferson Research Celebrates Black History Month
Shining a light on Black excellence – researchers share their accomplishments, role models and lived experiences.
What Is the Science Behind Using Cannabis to Treat Serious Illness?
Attempting to close the gap between research, the medical community and patients.
JeffSolves: A New Way of Thinking
Medical and industrial design students team up to develop medical devices to solve healthcare challenges.
How Does Stress Affect the Body?
Combining biological and psychological expertise to explore the physical impacts of chronic stress and trauma.