Hello and welcome to Research for What? The podcast that discusses scientific research, its purpose and impact. I am your host Rom Bouveret. Each week I will interview recognised thought leaders who share the same passion for science and research and invest their energy, time or money!! We will talk about the challenges and opportunities for research. I am also very keen to find out how experts define impact and what methods are used to measure impact. Every week, I will ask the question: Research for what?Photo by Shalaka Gamage on Unsplash See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.