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25 March, 2021

Keynote Speaker: Professor Fran McConville: 'Tackling Leadership Challenges: Strengthening the capacity of Midwives for National and Global Impact'

29 January, 2021

"Girl, Scientist, Leader" by Keynote Speaker, Professor Parveen Yaqoob

19 November, 2020

The Gender Equality Team across the Faculty have collaborated to organise a Programme of Events and Initiatives for Staff and Students at Queen's

5 November, 2020

A virtual seminar hosted by the SMDBS Gender Equality Committee with guest speaker, Dr Jaine Blayney

12 March, 2020

A virtual seminar hosted by the Gender Equality Committee, SMDBS

Our colleagues in the School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences collaborated with the School of Nursing and Midwifery to organise three training sessions, provided by Transgender NI for QUB Staff and Students.

25 June, 2020

A virtual panel discussion hosted by the Gender Equality Committee, SMDBS with representation from People and Culture, contribution from SMDBS Academic Staff (Research and Education) and PhD representation.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Deadline: Sunday 31 May 2020

24 February, 2020

6 March, 2020

Join Biological Sciences on Friday 6 March at 1.00 pm for an exciting range of activities in celebration of International Women's Day 2020!

3 February, 2020

The Annual Jean Orr Lecture

30 January, 2020

Round-table discussion/Q&A with Professor Emily Jefferson, University of Dundee

2020 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Rising Talent Programme

NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS!
Deadline: 27 January 2020 at 17:00 GMT

19 November, 2019

The School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences Gender Equality Committee launched a Man Box Appeal on International Men's Day 2019, for the collection of essential items for men affected by homelessness in Northern Ireland.

19 November, 2019

Some of the extremely talented Staff in the School of Biological Sciences treated their fellow colleagues and students to a fantastic showcase of their hobbies and interests 'outside the lab' in celebration of International Men's Day 2019.

19 November, 2019

The SMDBS held a number of events in celebration of International Men's Day 2019 including a Workshop by Etain O'Kane from Therapy Belfast and a 'Drum Circle' facilitated by Joe Loughlin from 'The Gathering Drum'.

19 November, 2019

Transformative Film-Making and Mental Health - An event in celebration of International Men's Day and the 20th Anniversary of 'esc films'

The Dame Ingrid Allen Lecture (Annual Gender Equality Lecture)

Lecture / Talk / Discussion

Date: 18/10/2019
Time: 12:45PM - 2:00PM
Location: Basement Lecture Theatre, WWIEM

23 August, 2019

The School of Biological Sciences, our Athena SWAN Gold Award recipients, were delighted to welcome Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell as their distinguished guest and keynote speaker for this event.

Leadership in Nursing and Midwifery: Keynote speaker, Professor Tracy Humphrey, Edinburgh Napier University

Men's Health in Northern Ireland: Past, Present and Future

Career talk by distinguished guest, Professor Clare Collins, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia:

From allied health clinician to research leader. A hitch-hikers guide to surviving then thriving in academia.

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week 2019, the SoBS Athena SWAN Team hosted a Mindfulness Workshop for QUB staff and students.

Global Health Seminar by Dr Neil Kennedy, Acting Director, Centre for Medical Education and James Durkan, 4th Year Medical Student