The recent EOSC-Life Train-the-Trainer course on June 28-29 in Barcelona, Spain, on integrating sex and gender in research was an absolute triumph according to participants!
This course gave participants the chance to:
A total of 12 participants joined this F2F event. Discussions among the participants were vivid, and all the participants were fully engaged in the activities proposed by the trainers. A helpful handbook is being prepared which integrates information shared in the course; this will be made available in Fall 2023.
Due to the high degree of interest expressed in a future online training, an online follow-up session is being planned in Fall 2023, so watch this space!
Special thanks to go out to the lecturers (pictured here, left to right):
Mónica Cano Abadía (Senior Scientist, ELSI Services and Research, BBMRI-ERIC),
Davide Cirillo (Principal Investigator, Life Sciences Department, Machine Learning for Biomedical Research, BSC),
and Àtia Cortés (Recognised Researcher, Life Sciences Department, Social Link Analytics, BSC)
who provided expert training and a set of methodological tools and case studies that illustrated how the sex and gender dimension can be successfully integrated into key Research and Innovation areas.