Women in World Neuroscience: IBRO2015

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brain researchers

Women in World Neuroscience: IBRO2015

7th July 2015

Sulamerica Convention Center, Rio De Janeiro.

Free for IBRO2015 registrants

Women in World Neuroscience: Functional approaches to increase collaborations and strengthen research networks.

This satellite meeting of the 9th World Congress of the International Brain Research Organization is free to IBRO2015 registrants.

 Funding Workshop:

  • Dr Emmeline Edwards – Federal funding opportunities for international collaborations and fellowships
  • Dr Orly Weinreb – Funding opportunities from private foundations and advocacy groups
  • Dr Eliane Volchan – Promoting awareness of implicit evaluation bias
  • Dr Martha I Dávila-García – Successful grant writing strategies

 Mentoring and Networking Circles:

Dr Emmeline Edwards will present on the latest activities of the IBRO-WWN committee. Attendees will then join WWN member-led mentoring circles on the following themes:

  • Building a lab on a small budget
  • Establishing fruitful collaborations
  • The art of negotiation
  • Building consensus
  • Work/life balance
  • Developing a successful research team
  • Awareness and counteraction on gender implicit bias.
Photo source: Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau