International Day of Women and Girls in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science, celebrated annually on 11th February, aims to promote full and equal access to and participation in science for women and girls. Click on the links below to see how we have supported this event in recent years.

Show/hide contentOpenClose All

At the School of Veterinary Medicine, we are lucky to have several talented researchers from all over the world making major contributions to many different scientific areas including genetics, microbiology, immunology, oncology and pathology. To celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2021, we asked five of our current researchers to share some of the things that they are working on and to offer advice to others considering a career in science. Click on their names to read more.

Dagmara Niedziela, Postdoctoral Researcher

Eden Esteves, PhD Student

Hannah Martin, PhD Student

Ruoyao Ma, PhD Student

Pamela Kelly, Assistant Professor in Morphological Veterinary Pathology

On 11th February 2020, on International Day of Women and Girls in Science, staff and students in the Vet School and on Lyons Farm wore red to show their support for promoting equality and women’s rights.