Kwak Brenda, Bounameaux Henri, Mantilleri Brigitte, Pechère-Bertschi Antoinette, Schiebinger Londa, Schwarz Joëlle +
How Sex and Gender Analysis lead to Discovery!
“Gendered Innovations” is receiving increasing attention by research funding bodies on European and national levels. In her workshop, Londa Schiebinger from Stanford University, the leading scholar on gender in science, will show how by including gender and diversity perspectives in research can improve and innovate science. Employing case studies from various disciplines, she will show how including gender analysis in research can save lives, eliminates bias, and lead to new discoveries. Program of the meeting 12 :15 Welcome Henri Bounameaux, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva Brenda Kwak, President of Equality Commission, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva Brigitte Mantilleri, Director, Equal Opportunity Office, University of Geneva 12:25 Key speaker Gendered Innovations in Health & Medicine Londa Schiebinger, Professor, Stanford University Followed by interaction with the expert: How to include gender in your own research 13:30 Inputs from Switzerland : Good practices on Gendered Innovations Is gender meaningful? Testimony... Antoinette Pechère-Bertschi, Professor, Faculty of medicine, University of Geneva Integrating a gender dimension in clinical research and teaching Carole Clair Willi, Privat docent & Senior...