Panel event: The productivity puzzle – Is there a gender bias in academic publishing?

7 March 2019 | Organiser: International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) 

To commemorate International Women’s Day, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) hosted the IARC International Women’s Day Symposium 2019, dedicated to celebrating women’s contributions to science and supporting their role in the field.  

During the symposium, nine leading female scientists shared insights into their experiences, reflecting on the evolution of their careers and the institutional as well as personal factors that have influenced them along the way. The symposium provided a platform to highlight the achievements and challenges faced by women in the scientific community, aiming to inspire and empower future generations of women scientists. 

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