The Synaptic Bases of Mental Diseases

Workshop “Gender Equity in Science”

Friday, 5 July 2019 9am – 4pm, Sciences III, Geneva.

The NCCR Chemical Biology organizes the 1st edition of the workshop “Gender Equity in Science” to:

·       help future lab leaders develop gender & diversity competencies necessary for leadership

·       raise awareness about gender and diversity issues

·       propose actions and measures towards gender equity in science.

The workshop will be facilitated by Dr. Hilde Janssens, developmental biologist by training, with a career as an academic researcher for 19 years in many countries. Throughout her scientific career, she has gained long-standing experience as a trainer and mentor in the fields of interpersonal communication and (self-) leadership exclusively for scientists. 

This workshop is supported by the NCCR Synapsy, PlanetS & TransCure.
Practical information
Date: July 5, 2019 (09:00-16:00)
Place: UNIGE, Sciences III
Format: highly interactive and practical workshop, small group work
Participants: Priority will be given to postdocs and collaborators (future lab leaders), affiliated to an NCCR
A certificate of attendance will be awarded to each participant.
Limited number of seats: 20 
Link to register (deadline: June 26)
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