genderED ran an information event promoting gender sensitive research in May 2021, chaired by Prof Martyn Pickersgill, Co-Director of Research at the Usher Institute and attended by global health researchers. Slides from the presentation have been included in the post.
gender in STEM
Funders often have a rhetoric of supporting interdisciplinary research, but communication amongst researchers with different backgrounds can be challenging.
In today’s blog, genderED team members, Dr Aoife McKenna and Dr Rosalind Cavaghan write about how this can affect health-focused projects incorporating sex and gender and offer some solutions.