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Howdy, my name is Dr. Sasha Arum. I am a former biomedical scientist turned social scientist with a passion for travel, culture, and innovation in all forms. My educational background is international, having earned a bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Toledo in the US, a master's degree in biomedical science from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, and a PhD in Science Communication from the University of Otago in New Zealand. I currently lead with passion, empathy, and curiosity as a consultant at a life science and healthcare business intelligence firm while hopping between the US and Mexico.

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October 2, 2022

Miles, Like Miles Davis

They say life is much better with a dog. And how could it not be? With a tail that wags, a head that tilts, and a nose made just for booping there is nothing more comforting than having a pup of your own. About a month ago I adopted a dog from a local rescue here in Los Angeles, California...

August 12, 2022

Life Moves (Really) Fast

Friends, It's been less than a month since I published "The Start of Something New," and I've managed to start a whole new life chapter (again). So let's recap.During the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, and right after obtaining a PhD in science communication…

July 14, 2022

The Start of Something New

Howdy, and welcome to a bite-size glimpse of my world. My name is Dr. Sasha Petry. I'm a digital strategist, entrepreneur, sister, and friend who is currently based between sunny California and Mexico. I've been obsessed with online spaces as long as I…

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