Physiology Understanding (PhUn) Week is Celebrating 10 Years!

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Physiology Understanding (PhUn) Week is the American Physiological Society’s annual outreach program that reaches more than 14,000 K-12 students across the country! This year we are celebrating our 10th anniversary and as part of the festivities, the LifeSciTRC Community is highlighting past blog posts related to PhUn week. Click on the links below to discover for yourself how fun and easy PhUn week can be!

If you are interested in having an American Physiological Society member and scientist come to your classroom or school, visit the PhUn Week website!


Past PhUn Week Posts:


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Margaret Shain Stieben is the Pro­gram Man­ager for K-12 Education Pro­grams at the Amer­i­can Phys­i­o­log­i­cal Soci­ety. Her main responsibilities include developing, orga­niz­ing, and imple­ment­ing edu­ca­tion projects aimed at pro­mot­ing professional development opportunities for middle and high school science teachers and outreach opportunities among phys­i­ol­o­gists and K-12 teachers across the nation. This includes the Frontiers in Physiology Research Fel­low­ship Pro­gram, PhUn Week, Local Science Fair Awards, APS Special Awards at the International Science and Engineering Fair and promoting career development in K-12 classrooms. She works exten­sively with both the Education and Careers Opportunity Com­mit­tees on these projects and reg­u­larly attends meet­ings and con­fer­ences to give pre­sen­ta­tions about these programs.

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I look forward to participating now that I know about the event.

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