Government Relations Associate Director Erin Prangley represents the American Association of University Women before federal elected officials, state and local government. Here she reflects on the impact of Title IX – a federal law that addresses sex discrimination in education – and details the work required to close the gender gap
In the time it takes you to read this sentence, approximately 60 new pieces of malware will start surfing the internet with the intention of infecting your computer. Frank J Cilluffo, the Director of the Center for Cyber and Homeland Security at The George Washington University, US, sheds light on the scope of cyberattacks and other cybercriminal activities, as well as the efforts that society can take to improve cybersecurity
Kick-starting in 2016, the Sustainable Development Goals will be continuing the international development work of the 2000-2015 Millennium Development Goals. Sue Corbett, Executive Director of INASP, proposes that strong southern research systems will help meet these new targets
International Innovation is thrilled to announce the continuation of its media partnership with the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Conference for a fourth year. This collaboration supports the two organisations’ shared aim of showcasing novel advances in basic, translational and clinical cancer research. Attracting around 2,000 delegates, the NCRI Cancer Conference will take place on…
Overexploited, overtaxed and overstretched: a point of no return for the world’s oceanic fish stocks is rapidly approaching. International Innovation puts this environmental crisis in context, and examines the consequences of collapsing fish stocks as well as the possible solutions that might pull them back from the brink.
International Innovation‘s Caitlin Sewell examines a new study exposing the number and variety of bacteria on the New York subway system, and explains what this profile will mean for healthcare in the future. According to research conducted by Weill Cornell Medical College on New York City’s public transport system, it really is that dirty – but…
Tim Kelsey is the National Director for Patients and Information at NHS England and a keynote speaker at the Digital Health and Care Congress 2015. With international expertise in how digital and social media can transform the patient and their experience in public services, he discusses the role of technology in improving care. Are there…