Attending professional conferences is a key part of life as a scientist. It’s where we present our research, network, and reconnect with colleagues. But for disabled scientists like me, conferences can be inaccessible and frustrating. I talked to several other scientists with a wide range of disabilities about how conferences could be better, and put their advice together in this short summary (also available in a video, if you prefer that). Read more >
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How to Make Professional Conferences More Accessible for Disabled People: Guidance from Actual Disabled Scientists
Gabi Serrato Marks, Ph.D. candidate, UCS Science Network, UCS
November 8, 2018 10:00 AM EDT