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Brandon Poe
Works at Springfield Technical Community College
Attended Wake Forest University
Lived in Hatfield, MA
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So this happened today...
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+Ali Bales Definitely a Yay! Thanks.
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Last push for fundraising. The Adult Congenital Heart Association's Heart Walk in Boston is this Saturday. I'm trying to raise a total of $500. I have $380 now and another $50 pledged. The minimum donation through the web site is $5. If I can get just 16 people to donate $5, I'll make my goal.

Thanks for your support.
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I have a congenital heart defect, basically I did not have the valve between the two chambers on the right side of my heart. It was repaired when I was in my 20's. Now I'm in my 40's, surviving this condition like a boss. It is thanks to the work done in adult congenital heart disease that I have been this fortunate. This year I had a defibrillator implanted, signaling a new phase to dealing with this condition

I would appreciate any donation people would care to make to this cause. The walk is next weekend, so if you would like to donate now, that would be great. 
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Dr. Miyam Bialik, fellow neuroscientist, speaking at #NSTA14.
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My mother-in-law is one of the finalists in this contest. Please vote for her "California Dreaming" dog. If you're a Yankee's fan, just think of all the Red Sox fans you're going to make eat a dog with hummus and guacamole.
Here's my vote for the @KayemFranks #NextFenwayFrank contest. Now it's your turn to vote!
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Just came from my nephew's #Lego   6th birthday party. Ninjago themed cakes, and favors for the guests were Series 13 minifigure bags. Everyone was hoping for the  #hotdogman  but, alas, no one got that. Being the only adult granted party favor status, I got the alien, who I immediately dubbed "Squidhead."
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Having a little fun with the new screen sharing feature in #Chromecast.
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A mama bear and cubs visited our backyard this morning. We didn't really have any come through last year, so this is a bit of a surprise. Thankfully, our dogs had just come in and hadn't picked up their scent.
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Oh, addiction, you cruel mistress. #Starbucks
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To evil empire, bad coffee Starbucks. When there are so many good coffee shops out there... :(
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Waiting for the address by Miyam Bialik to start at #NSTA Conference in Boston. #NSTAlive
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Occupation
Professor of Biological Sciences at Springfield Technical Community College
Employment
  • Springfield Technical Community College
    Professor, 2005 - present
  • Gann Academy
    Biology Teacher, 2003 - 2005
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
    post-doctoral researcher, 2002 - 2003
  • University of Connecticut Health Center
    post-doctoral researcher, 2000 - 2002
Places
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Previously
Hatfield, MA - Natick, MA - Southbridge, MA - New Britain, CT - Winston-Salem, NC - Chapel Hill, NC - Galveston, TX - San Mateo, CA
Story
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"It's not easy being human, but it's hard to be cement." -The Balancing Act
Introduction
I am a neuroscientist by training, educator at heart. I have always felt most connected to my material when I was helping someone else understand it. I am always trying to find new ways to present material to students so that they can learn what they need for the career they seek.
Bragging rights
dropped out of high school and ended up with a Ph.D.
Education
  • Wake Forest University
    Neuroscience (Ph.D.), 1993 - 2000
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Psychology (B.S.)/Biology minor, 1989 - 1993
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ravenbrand, bhollispoe, dr_poe