Bio


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Brittany Fair, MS is a science writer, podcast host and blogger. Through her work, she shares stories about the science of health and wellness. She writes and speaks about topics ranging from neuroscience to nutrition to physical exercise. 

Brittany currently works as the science writer for the Salk Institute for Biological Studies where she writes articles for Inside Salk magazine and press releases for upcoming scientific papers. She also produces science videos and co-hosts Salk’s podcast, Where Cures Begin. Brittany also volunteers as the social media coordinator for the San Diego Triathlon Club. She previously worked at CNN International as a science communicator both on camera and as a writer. The production was estimated to have reached almost 400 million homes. She also interned as a science writer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, writing press releases and working on their print and online publications. 

Brittany holds a BA in Philosophy, a BA in Animal Ecology, a Pre-Medical Studies Certificate and a MS in Neuroscience. She has taught courses and workshops all over the country including a Psychology and Neuroscience course for EXPLO at Yale University,  Anatomy and Physiology at Colby-Sawyer College, and a Neuroscience of Yoga course at MIT. 

She is a member of the San Diego Science Writers Association, the National Association of Science Writers as well as The Luxuriant Flowing, Former, or Facial Hair Club for Science Journalists.


Please direct all inquires to: brittanydfair@gmail.com