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Dr Pollitzer's article in the latest Pan European Networks - Science & Technology

Read Dr Pollitzer's latest article in PEN S&T. Elizabeth outlines how Horizon 2020 can be seen as Europe's giant leap in mainstreaming gender, which is the focus of the 4th Gender Summit. She outlines the history of gender and science policy in Europe and the exciting developments created through Horizon 2020, the EU's current €80bn research and innovation funding programme. Read the full article here.

Portia at EuroSciCon - Cell Sex Matters

Dr Elizabeth Pollitzer, Director of Portia, gave a talk at The 2014 Regenerative Medicine Event: Stem Cell Reprogramming, convened by EuroSciCon. Her talk was entitled "Cell Sex Matters. It Could Affect Findings". Euroscicon was founded in 2001 after identifying a need for communicating Life Science research between academia and industry. Initially establishing Life Science Events, Euroscicon has expanded to provide online and offline networking for both the Life Science community. The event was held at the O2 in London on 2 June 2014. Read the detailed programme here.

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