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Breaking the Silos: How One Doctor is Working to Reshape Medicine

This article first appeared in BioSpace on November 23, 2022.

As a young woman in Iran, Dr. Kiana Aran made the choice to study electrical engineering. She didn’t know it at the time, but this would lead her to her true passion: biology.

It was also the decision that eventually led her to achieve some significant breakthroughs in healthcare. By bridging the gap between her chosen study and her true passion, Aran also succeeded in bridging the gap between modern electronics and healthcare.

The result is novel bio-integrated electronic platforms and a hope that we will soon be able to predict diseases in people before they start.

BioSpace sat down with Aran to discuss her life, her accomplishments, and what it means to be a successful woman in science on a global scale.

Read the full article.