Lilavati's Daughters (the book)
This initiative of the Women in Science (WiS)
Panel relates to mentoring of young women who are potentially looking
for careers in science, engineering, medicine etc. More details here
Check the brochure
to know what the book is all about.
of trained scientific women power
The Women in Science Panel (WiS) of Indian Academy
of Sciences has initiated a study entitled 'Trained Scientific Woman
Power: How Much are we losing and Why?'. This study aims to track down
women who have completed their PhD in pure and applied sciences,
engineering and medicine. A comparative study involving men PhD holders
is also taken up to have an overall perspective on the situation of
women scientists. More details here.
in Science : A Career in Science
The Panel of Women in Science has embarked on a
new initiative of
conducting a series of seminars/lectures on the topic "Women in Science
: A Career in Science" under their Role Model Program. These seminars
are conducted to address the various career options for women in the
field of science. The seminars will have presentations by leading women
scientists to showcase the work done by women scientists to an audience
of both the genders. More details here.