Sarah obtained her masters in Biomedical Forensic Science (KU Leuven) and is currently a PhD student at the Lab of Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology of prof. Sarah Lebeer. She mainly works on the female microbiome and its potential in healthcare and forensics. This proceeds in her eagerness for science communication on women’s health and safety. Sarah also passionately participates in talks and activities on topics she considers important for a gender equal and inclusive society. Sarah is currently working on the Isala and GeneDoe project, check it out: https://isala.be/en/