Innovators in Neuroscience: From Molecules to Mind

Innovators in Neuroscience: From Molecules to Mind

Organizers: Paul Kenny, Kara Simone Bagot, Bianca Jones Marline & Stavros Lomvardas
Invited speaker gender ratio: 5 Women: 4 Men (56%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 43%*
BWN rating: 3

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neuroscience.

Symposium for Cognitive Auditory Neuroscience

Symposium for Cognitive Auditory Neuroscience

Organizers: Lori Holt, Barbara Shinn-Cunningham & Bharath Chandrasekaran
Sponsors: National Institutes of Health & DSF Charitable Foundation
Invited speaker gender ratio: 9 Women: 3 Men (75%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 35%*
BWN rating: 5

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in auditory neuroscience.

WWNeuRise Seminar Series: Inter-areal communication

WWNeuRise Seminar Series: Inter-areal communication

Organizers: Bill Podlaski, Christina Buetfering, Ellen Boven, Gily Ginosar, Joram Keijser, Loreen Hertäg & Lucie Descamps
Invited speaker gender ratio: 4 Women: 5 Men (44%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 20%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords inter-areal AND communication, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 1 page of results using our python script.

BIU Vision Science Seminar Series (2020-2021)

BIU Vision Science Seminar Series (2020-2021)

Organizers: Yossi Mandel & Sharon Gilaie-Dotan
Invited speaker gender ratio: 14 Women: 25 Men (36%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 33%*
BWN rating: 3

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords vision science, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 8 pages of results using our python script.