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The Institut Pasteur presents: Women and Science: Gender equality awareness month

Date:22-06-2021   |   【Print】 【close

Fostering professional wellness and women scientific careers


Tuesday, June 22 & Thursday, June 24, 2021

 Session 1: Tuesday, June 22

10:00 - 10:30: Gender equality in academia: how to ensure science is built by men and women. Stephen Curry.
10:30 - 11:30:
Round table on gender biases in recruitment and funding. Alessandra Quadrelli, Javier Pizarro-Cerda, Vania Rosas Magallanes

 Session 2: Thursday, June 24

11:00 - 12:00 (English) or 14:00 - 15:00 (French): Sexist behavior : prevention, identification and action / Agissements sexistes : pre?venir, identifier et agir. Odile Hermabessie?re & Sandrine Daniel


Wednesday, June 30, 2021

17:00 - 17:40: Gendered Innovations in Health & Medicine. Londa Schiebinger, introduced by James Di Santo
17:40 - 18:00:
18:00 - 18:10: Concluding remarks. Odile Hermabessie?re, Christophe D’Enfert


These seminars are part of "Women and Science : equality awarness month", which is a series of seminars led by an international panel of experts is currently under way, from June 3 to 30, in connection with the Women and Science program. The seminars explore three major themes:

?  Tackling prejudice to strengthen our scientific activity

?  Reviewing the current situation on gender equality in scientific circles

?  Improving well-being in the workplace and the careers of female scientists



You can watch the past sessions by signing up to the dedicated Teams channel for the event, which already has nearly 350 registered users. All the recorded lectures are available via the channel and will remain accessible for the entire summer.


Practical information:
Participation is FREE but registration is mandatory
Check out the Teams channel for the event:
Women and Science: gender equality awareness month
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the organizing committee at