Speaking at TED@NYC 2014 (Ryan Lash/TED)
Jordan Gaines Lewis, PhD is a neuroscientist and award-winning science writer. Jordan combines her passion for science communication and the brain on her blog Gaines, on Brains, which introduces neuroscience research to readers — minus all the heavy scientific jargon.
Jordan is currently a sleep researcher at Penn State College of Medicine examining mechanisms underlying the relationship between obesity and sleep apnea.
Jordan was included on Pacific Standard Magazine's inaugural list of 30 Top Thinkers Under 30 and Business Insider's 22 Brilliant Thinkers Everyone Should Follow on Twitter.