Biomedical Sciences

Athena SWAN

Athena SWAN recognises commitment to advancing women's careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) employment in academia.

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About Athena Swan

The Athena SWAN Silver Award denotes Biomedical Sciences' commitment to the aims of the Charter, showing that we have recognised and responded to challenges and planned activities for the future.

News

The latest Athena Swan news in Biomedical Sciences

Recent initiatives

Some highlights of the recent initiatives which Biomedical Sciences achieved through the Athena Swan silver submission.

Women in Science

Biomedical Sciences are proud to host several events which focus on women in science

Case studies

Read case studies of colleagues helped by Athena SWAN.

Career break/Flexible working fellowships

There are a number of Fellowships which provide flexible support for anyone wishing to return to work. These include The Royal Society, Daphne Jackson Trust and the Wellcome.

Working with us

How Biomedical Sciences helps staff balance work with family responsibilities.

Training

Some useful links which detail internal and external opportunities for development.

BMS Childcare grant scheme

Biomedical Sciences offer funding towards childcare costs for seminar speakers/conference presenters.