FORA.tv Speaker - Romie Littrell
Romie Littrell curates and develops health- and biotech-related exhibits for design challenge based, informal learning. At The Tech Museum of Innovation he curated the permanent exhibition, Body Metrics, and is currently developing a new gallery for interactive Synthetic Biology and Biodesign exhibits. Formerly a bioartist and instructor at the UCLA Art|Sci Center, he developed interactive bio and nanoscience based multimedia art installations. Romie received his BA in Molecular and Cell Biology from UC Berkeley, and MS in Biomedical Engineering from UCLA. In addition to academic and industrial biological research, his previous work focused on creating community laboratories and abstracting biological techniques to help those in unrelated fields perform advanced biology. He also founded the LA Biohackers as a space for sharing ideas and engaging in DIY biotechnology.
04.16.15 | 00:31:16 min
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