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Women in Physiology

Celebrating 100 years of Women’s Membership of The Physiological Society

Today marks the day that - 100 years ago - The Physiological Society formally decided to admit women as members. 

Women in Physiology reception and talks - 17 December 2013

The Society held an event to celebrate the launch of the Women in Physiology booklet on 17 December at Hodgkin Huxley House. 

Women in Physiology booklet

The Society launched a Women in Physiology booklet during the Women in Science sessions at IUPS 2013. The interest in the booklet exceeded our expectations and we ran out of booklets virtually instantly. We are therefore delighted to offer the booklet as a pdf download, to obtain a copy please click here.

House of Commons Science and Technology Committee inquiry on "Women in STEM careers"

The Society responded to the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee inquiry into Women in academic STEM careers, to view our response please click here.