Toby Le

Making Science Inclusive


Taking science out of the lab and into everyday life.


Toby is a PhD student in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases at the University of Manitoba — and part of a movement of young people working to reshape the role of science by taking it out of the lab and into everyday life. These young scientists aim to address science’s shortcomings and to make it more inclusive and impactful to a broader audience, in imaginative ways including science drag and comedy shows.In his talk, Toby, aims to inspire people to engage in talking about science, and instill hope that today’s youth are steering us toward a brighter future.