Analysis of more than 117,000 clinical studies that took place in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and "other regions" between April and October 2020 finds study completion rates dropped between 13 per cent and 23 per cent globally when compared to the same period the previous year.
"The health of my family and community around me inspired me to want to study medicine and health from a different perspective -- and the lack of representation throughout my scientific journey has made me passionate about diversity, equity, and inclusion work in STEM."
Women's History Month drew to a close March 31, a day also marked by Transgender Day of Visibility.
In honour of it, GLAAD released an open letter in collaboration with Raquel Willis pledging solidarity with trans women and girls worldwide.
The Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation (MEAF) is funding a new training program aimed at helping people who are blind or visually impaired enter the cybersecurity industry, NSITE, the talent agency partnering with MEAF, recently announced.
Harvard University professor of mathematics and biology Martin Nowak has been barred from participating in new research or advising students for a minimum of two years, the university announced Thursday.
Simon & Schuster has announced plans to publish a book about Dr. Anthony Fauci, the American physician-scientist and immunologist that is guiding the U.S. response to COVID-19, serving as the chief medical advisor to the president.
Screenshots of an email exchange between a mathematics and statistics professor and a student at Toronto's York University have gone viral, prompting school officials to release a statement denouncing the interaction.
Chicago-based custom software consultancy firm Tandem has made its salary bands public "as a part of its ongoing efforts to improve equity within the technology industry," the company said in a March 10 announcement.