2nd Celebration of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science


Date and time: | 09.30-13.00

Venue: Sala Polivalent, IGTP Mar

2nd Celebration of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science: Mini-symposium organized by the Can Ruti Working Group for Women in Science

Integrating the gender perspective in biomedical Research: Mini-symposium


 9.15     Welcome
Director IGTP/Scientific Director IGTP, Dr Garcia-Prado
Institutional welcomes: directors of Campus Can Ruti Insitutions

 9.50     Keynote Talk
Gender Equality in Biomedical Research Centres in Catalonia
Dr Paula Adams, Research Director of the Agència de Qualitat i Avaluació Sanitàries de Catalunya (AQuAS).

10.30    Institutional presentation of Activities: Gender Equality at the IGTP
Dr Julia Garcia Prado, IGTP, IrsiCaixa    

10.50    Summary of WiS activities during 2019
José A Muñoz-Moreno, Fundació Lluita contra la SIDA

11.10   Break

11.30    Journal Club
Sex and gender analysis improves science and engineering, Nature 6 Nov 2019
Member of the Heart Disease Research Group (tbc)

11.50     Round Table: The Importance of Sex and Gender in Biomedical Research

Moderators: Nuria Izquierdo-Useros, IrsiCaixa and Marta Monguió, IGTP
Members: Paula Adams, Antoni Bayés (tbc), Patri Vergara, Oriol Iborra, IGTP

12.45     Closing
Dr Cristina Agust

Homage to Dr Margarita Salas

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