Category: Medical Sciences

Breastfeeding and work: the juggles and struggles

Breastfeeding and work: the juggles and struggles

Dr Sudeh Cheraghi-Sohi I have been a post-doctoral researcher now for 12 years and in that time I have also had two children, both of which I breastfed. I took the full period allowed for maternity leave and so when I returned to work my children were both over a year...

Social Responsibility, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Seminar Series 2023-24

Social Responsibility, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Seminar Series 2023-24

Join us for online SHS SR & EDI Seminar Series every last day of the month 1-2pm. Zoom link https://zoom.us/j/6771886797   31st October 2023 Ellen Poliakoff Parkinson’s from inside out: emerging and unexpected benefits of a long-term partnership 30th November 2023...

Carer Support Grant – 2023/24 update

Carer Support Grant – 2023/24 update

We are pleased to announce that grants of up to £500 are now available to academic, research, PS and technical support staff to help support extra-carer costs associated with attendance at conferences, training events and similar career and professional development...

International Women’s Day 2023 – Embracing Equity

International Women’s Day 2023 – Embracing Equity

Seminar 1: In Conversation with… Prof Dawn Edge - Embracing Equity Dawn Edge is Professor of Mental Health and Inclusivity at the University of Manchester Academic Lead for Equality, Diversity & Inclusion on ‘race’, religion, and belief. She is the University of...

Virtual Care Package

The Division of Cancer Sciences Social Responsibility Team have put together a whole host of  fabulous resources for your perusal during this lock down - there's something for everyone! Take a look: DCS SR_Wellbeing virtual care package_April 20 - 2 We have also...

Women in Cancer Network

Women in Cancer Network

We are a network of women working in all aspects of cancer research across the Manchester Cancer Research Centre partners: University of Manchester, CRUK MI and the Christie Hospital. Although collective, positive advances towards gender parity are being made, there...