Ambassador - Philippines
Life Sciences, Materials Science
As a student innovator, Shaira has worked on team projects involving Acoustics and Bioluminescence. These projects led her to to be a part of the Philippines team in international research competitions and meetings such as ISEF 2019, HKSSPC 2018, and ASA 178th meeting. Since 2017, she has been sharing her research knowledge and experience through talks, seminars, and student mentorships. Her current co-researchers are Neil David Cayanan and E'van Relle Tongol.
As she joins SynthEthics, she hopes that the awareness and involvement of the public in synthetic biology and ethics will lead to future SynthEthics' applications and policies.