Tuesday, 30 August 2016

details regarding the gender bias in science & research series to be aired on CBC Radio One during Edmonton's afternoon program, Radio Active.

 Thank you for participating and/or expressing
interest in promoting this series!

This 4-parts series will be played over the course of 1 week (detailed
below). Please tune-in to 93.9FM in Edmonton/Northern Alberta between 3-6pm on
the days below to listen! You can also see/listen to the whole series
online (next week!) by visiting

Please feel free to forward this information to your networks!


*September 6:* *The Problem of Gender Bias* full length interview with
Wendy Robbins, Department of English, University of New Brunswick.

*September 7:* *Health Research Funding & Gender Bias* full length
interview with Holly Witteman, Assistant Professor, Department of Family
and Emergency Medicine; Office of Education and Continuing Professional
Development, Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval

*September 8:* *Life as a Female Scientist/Researcher* panel interview with
Paige Lacy, Professor & Director of the Pulmonary Research Group,
Department of Medicine, University of Alberta; Shannon Scott, Professor
Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta; Lindsay LeBlanc, Assistant
Professor, Department of Physics University of Alberta.

*September 9:* *Ideas for an Equitable Future *with clips from Dame Uta
Frith, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of London; Michael
Hendricks, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at McGill
University and the Co-Chair of the Association of Canadian Early Career
Health Researchers; Sharon Straus, Professor, Department of Medicine,
University of Toronto; Thomas Forth, Founder, imactivate; Sarah Dickinson
Hyams the Head of Equality Charters for the Equality Challenge Unit; Pamela
Valentine, the Transition CEO at Alberta Innovates.

Thanks for your support