Mahmoud Bukar Maina: Neuroscience for all
20 December 2022. FENS talked this week to Dr Mahmoud Bukar Maina, a FENS member who is passionate about inspiring and training the next generation of scientists, while also enhancing the overall public understanding of science. Dr Maina is the Alzheimer’s Association Research Fellow at the University of Sussex Neuroscience (UK), and early career Team Leader at the Biomedical Science Research and Training Centre (BioRTC) at Yobe State University, Nigeria. He has founded many outreach initiatives, including the TReND Outreach Programme, Science Communication Hub Nigeria and the African Science Literacy Network. His interest in supporting the development of neuroscience within Africa earned him the 2022 ALBA-FKNE Diversity Prize.