Brittany Uhlorn, PhD
Dr. Brittany Uhlorn (she/her) is a science communicator, yoga instructor, and mental health advocate who is passionate about empowering others with knowledge that will support their minds, bodies and souls. She graduated with a doctorate in cancer biology and a graduate certificate in science communication from the University of Arizona in 2020 and is currently the Coordinator of Marketing and Communications at the BIO5 Institute at UArizona. UArizona is based on the ancestral homelands of the Tohono O'odham and Pascua Yaqui Nations, also known as present-day Tucson, Arizona, U.S.. Dr. Uhlorn also teaches yoga for the university's Campus Recreation, as well as for an essential oils company based in Indiana. Since joining PhD Balance in March 2020 and initiating the Stronger Together series, she has transitioned to a role as the Speaking Team lead. In her spare time, Dr. Uhlorn enjoys hiking with her husband, snuggling her kitty, and obsessing over all things baby in preparation for her little one, due August 2021!