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Scientist with Disabilities

Posted on 2/12/2020 in Best Practices

Scientists with disabilities are often rendered invisible by the system; to the point which when ones thinks about diversity in science, disability isn’t what first comes to mind. While the condition of people with disabilities is improving, discrimination and lack of accessibility to faculty buildings and scientific equipment still hampers their academic career. The ALBA Network gathered relevant resources on this issue.

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NeuroRacism - #BlackInNeuro

Posted on 12/11/2020 in Data

In support of the fight against racism and as partner of Black in Neuro, ALBA gathered relevant resources highlighting issues faced by Black scientists in brain research, in hope to suggest ways to improve their representation and visibility.


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The Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Minorities in Science

Posted on 11/09/2020 in Best Practices

The COVID-19 pandemic strongly affected our society and will have long-term repercussions that are yet to be fully determined. The pandemic particularly impacted researchers from underrepresented groups such as women and minorities. The ALBA Network gathered relevant resources on this issue.

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