WWN aims to initiate and promote timely and impactful activities for the advancement of women in neuroscience across the globe. To partner with us on professional development opportunities, email us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Webinar: “Strategies to Managing Life as a Foreign Trainee,” to be held on September 22, 2021 at 12p EDT (US and Canada)
This webinar will focus on challenges (e.g., cultural, social, financial, academic) foreign trainees may face while abroad and actionable strategies to overcome them. Trainees will also get tips on seeking professional opportunities and improving quality of life during their training. Register at https://tinyurl.com/4yfuh5j7
Webinar: “Gender Disparities in Stress and Mental Health,” to be held on October 7, 2021 at 9a EDT (US and Canada)
This webinar will address the global impact and different responses to stress, motherhood, isolation, trauma, abuse and loneliness between men and women and how this may have been exacerbated by the COVID pandemic. Register at https://tinyurl.com/54vcd35m
World Women in Neuroscience aims to improve career development, mentoring and networking opportunities for female neuroscientists around the world, with special attention to women in disadvantaged regions.