The 2020 BiasWatchNeuro Award for Equity and Inclusivity

The 2020 BiasWatchNeuro Award for Equity and Inclusivity

Published on Nov 02, 2020 by Christopher Currin

This year, we announced a new annual recognition for neuroscience or neuroscience-related departments, institutes and programs that demonstrate the exceptional creation of a culture where individuals underrepresented and/or marginalized in STEM feel integral to the community and thrive.

Two other nominations that we’d like to recognize with honorable mentions are NeuroMatch Academy (NMA) and the IBRO-SIMONS Computational Neuroscience Imbizo. These summer schools did not fall under this year’s call for nominations, which was intended for programs that support long-term training and research, however, their contribution to increasing diversity in neuroscience is commendable.

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