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Female Scientists Turn to Data to Fight Lack of Representation on Panels

When none of the 21 scientists scheduled to speak at a conference on deep brain stimulation were women, a group of female scientists launched a website to collect data on the speaker composition at neuroscience conferences. The website tracks the gender ratio of speakers, and compares the data with the proportion of female scientists in the relevant neuroscience field.»  Link to the original article