Neuromodulation of Neural Microcircuits (NM2)

Neuromodulation of Neural Microcircuits (NM2)

Organizers: Srikanth Ramaswamy, Henry Markram, Mriganka Sur, Anita Disney, Menahem Segal, Michael Hasselmo, Seung-Hee Lee, Alexander Thiele, Amy Arnsten
Speaker gender ratio: 8 women : 26 men (24%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 28%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword neuromodulation  AND circuits and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 204 results.

5th Annual Molecular Psychiatry Meeting

5th Annual Molecular Psychiatry Meeting

Organizers: Carrie Bearden, Ron Davis, Stephanie Dulawa, Rob Malenka, Tracey Petryshen, Stephan Sanders, Akira Sawa and Martin Schalling
Plenary speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman : 1 Man (50%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 58%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword molecular AND (psychiatry OR psychiatric) and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 44 pages of results.

HBP Hippocamp 2017: Collaborative and Integrative Modeling of Hippocampus

HBP Hippocamp 2017: Collaborative and Integrative Modeling of Hippocampus

Organizers: Alain Destexhe, Katherine Fregnac, Szabolcs Kali, Audrey Mercer, Michele Migliore, Eilif Muller, Armando Romani, Katrien Van Look
Sponsors: see here
Speaker gender ratio: 4 women : 9 men (31%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 35%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword (modeling OR modelling) AND hippocampus and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 43 pages of results.