Stuttering As a Chief Scientist and Exploring Genetics

Season 2
31m | May 3, 2024

John Finn is Chief Scientific Officer at Tome Biosciences. John opens about his personal and professional journey as a person who stutters, including how it shaped his career in science, approach to public speaking, and interactions with his colleagues. He also talks about the science behind how genetics and stuttering connect.

Episode breakdown

00:00 “Rock of Hope” Sneak Preview 

02:47 John Finn's Journey: From Stuttering to Scientific Breakthroughs

12:24 The Challenges and Triumphs of Public Speaking with a Stutter

24:36 Exploring the Genetics of Stuttering

28:58 Final Thoughts and Advice

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