Fighting Burnout in Science Communication

The #scio14 session on how to continue doing and sharing science when it gets really hard. #scioHope


  1. The goal of this session was to discuss ways to promote resilience and avoid burnout in the doing and sharing of science. You can find the session description here.
    Session notes: here
    Some books and other resources: here
    More resources from this session at the Forum page
  2. Some thoughtful questions and posts were shared ahead of time:
  3. Then came the actual in-person conversations.
  4. We were fortunate to have Perrin Ireland in our session, live-scribing the ideas and discussion.
  5. First we dove in to what constitutes burnout, and why it happens.
  6. And yes, it got a bit intense.