Roadmap for Success: Increasing Diversity in the Biological Sciences – Dr Fern Tsien, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

behavioural sciences, biology, health and medicine

Historically, there has been a disparity between the demographics found in the broader population and in academia. Women and many minority groups are underrepresented in science careers. Dr Fern Tsien at Louisiana State University is directing educational programs in the New Orleans area aimed at improving this disparity, supporting underrepresented groups throughout their education, from elementary school through to post-graduate training.

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