Gemima Philippe is a Communication Associate at AAAS. She provides programmatic and outreach support for the Center for Public Engagement, including the Communicating Science program, which trains scientists and engineers around the country. Since 2004, the AAAS Center for Public Engagement has worked to further awareness of science and the scientific process and increase public input into scientific research and policy agendas, encouraging and facilitating dialogue between policymakers, the general public, and the scientific community. Philippe has a background in public health marketing and communication. Prior to joining AAAS she worked with both federal and private sector clients to promote occupational health and health communication services.