Manager, science writing and media relations, UPMC and Pitt Health Sciences, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Arvind Suresh is a science writer and media relations manager at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the Pitt Schools of the Health Sciences, where he communicates science and helps scientists communicate. Before moving (back) to Pittsburgh, he helped run the Genetic Experts News Service, a D.C.-based non-profit that helped connect reporters with experts on genetics and biotechnology issues, and was the managing editor for SciStarter, a citizen science platform. In a former life, he was a laboratory researcher for many years, trying to coax usable data out of ants, cell cultures and mice. Arvind has a master's in cell biology from the University of Pittsburgh and is a podcast aficionado.