APS April Meeting 2017

Sexual and Gender Diversity Issues in Physics – C-LGBT Ad Hoc Committee Report

Saturday, April 16
1:30 p.m. - 1:54 p.m.
Convention Center, Room 250F
Gray Arrow Session C13

Who Should Attend?
Those who identify as gender sexual minorities, as LGBTQQIAAP+, and friends of the community interested in learning about the report findings.

The APS Ad-hoc Committee on LGBT Issues (C-LGBT) will present a report on the obstacles to inclusion of LGBT physicists and recommendations for building a more inclusive physics community. The report investigates LGBT representation in physics, the educational and professional climate, and recommended policies and practices to positively impact LGBT physicists and their inclusion. The report presentation will be followed by a panel discussion.

Gray Arrow LGBT report

Participants are also encouraged to attend the Diversity Reception.

Not required.

Email lgbt.physicists@gmail.com or visit lgbtphysicists.org.