Research

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SciDev’s short course helps scientists maximize the quality and impact of their research Heart disease is now the leading killer of American and European women, but too often women are grossly misdiagnosed. This is because heart disease has historically been defined as a “male disease,” and doctors were taught to look out for symptoms based on men’s physiologies — the stabbing pain in the heart rather than women’s… [Read more]

Elsevier Foundation Grants
Categories: News, Awards Women Scientists, Diversity in STM
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They’re seeking cures for cancer and other diseases, and proving that women can excel in fields once forbidden to them. In August, Susan Brink of US News & World Report  interviewed the 2014 winners of the Elsevier FoundationAwards for Early-Career Women Scientists, which annually recognize excellence in research achieved by scientists in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. The awards are jointly offered by the… [Read more]