Aparna Paul is the Society’s Communications Director. As editor of the Society’s blog, she contributes to blog strategy, oversees two writers and writes pieces as well. Her work as a media relations lead has resulted in impactful stories in numerous top tier news outlets including the New York Times, ABC News, NowThis, Inside Edition, The Washington Post, Forbes, NPR, Business Insider, Stat and many more. She has a background in editing, writing, media relations and communications from a number of organizations, including the Society for Neuroscience; Journal of Neuroscience; Anna Schuleit, Artist & MacArthur fellow, and Kortenhaus Communications, a boutique PR firm in Boston.
Aparna obtained her B.A. in English from Bryant College with a full academic scholarship and focused her studies on a science curriculum at The University of Pennsylvania.