Female Neuroscientists

To promote gener equality, we have developed several initiatives:
Improving female scientists' visibility:
- Videos of our researchers:
  • I want to be a female scientist!:
  • Is it more difficult to be a female scientist than a male scientist?
  • When I grow up I want to be like her!
  • Why female role models are important?
  • Ideas for equality in Science:
- On the #WomenInScience day (February, 11th), we organized activities and talks for teenargers, introducing different female neuroscientists:

- Every month we released a poster of a woman who marked the research in neuroscience history:

Dr. Brenda Milner
Dr.  Uta Frith
Dr. Mary Whiton Calkins
Dr. Patricia Goldman-Rakic
Dr. May-Britt Moser
Dr. Rita Levi Montalcini
Dr. Huda Akil




Activities to reiew and rethink gender in Science
- On May the 8th, we organized, in collaboration with the Equality Observatory at UAB, an activity to think about Science and gender. Some conclusions