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Women in Science: Victories and Challenges

Despite the immense progress that has been made over the past decades, women still face challenges that are unique to their gender. To mark the International Day of Women in Science 2021, this panel discussion will feature three inspirational and renowned female scientists who will speak about their personal journey, highlight gender bias issues in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), and provide motivation for women to pursue successful academic careers.

Speakers: Dr. Hiltrud Beatrix Brauch, Professor and Senior Investigator, Breast Cancer Susceptibility and Pharmacogenomics, Dr. Margarete Fischer-Bosch-Institute of Clinical Pharmacology.

Dr. Alexandra Butler, Principal Investigator, Diabetes Research Center, Qatar Biomedical Research Institute, Hamad Bin Khalifa University.

Dr. Halima Bensmail, Principal Scientist and Joint Associate Professor, Qatar Computing Research Institute, Hamad Bin Khalifa University.

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