International Women's day is celebrated every year on 8 March and this year's theme is “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”, recognizing the contribution of women and girls around the world, who are leading the charge on climate change adaptation, mitigation, and response, to build a more sustainable future for all. Elsevier has collated a freely available special issue of book chapters and journal articles to celebrate and highlight International Women's Day.
Fertility, Pregnancy, and Wellness, 2022, Pages 1-19
The relationship between healthy lifestyles and wellbeing, especially focused on women and pregnancy, continues to grow to understand and determine factors connected to chronic disease and to decrease them. Supports SDG target: 3.2 By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 live births and under‑5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 live births
Elsevier, Translational Oncology, Volume 16, February 2022
NCI's publication affiliation conundrum: Reframing innovation to incentivize an equitable path for advocate representation
Advocacy engagement has been at the forefront of National Cancer Institute (NCI) efforts to advance scientific discoveries and transform medical interventions.
Elsevier, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, Volume 91, February 2022
Double standards are widespread throughout biomedicine, especially in research on reproductive health.
Elsevier, Preventive Medicine, Volume 155, February 2022
Contested racial identity— self-identified race not matching socially-assigned race—may be an indication of experiences with racism.
Social Sciences & Humanities Open, Volume 3, Issue 1, 2021, 100112
This article explores how men living in Istanbul talk about the sociality of house and care work – vacuuming the house, cooking, doing the laundry – in their everyday lives. The authors believe that the existing trends in so-called ordinary days will enable us to understand the extent to which gender roles are either challenged or re-constructed at home.
How to measure gender bias in machine translation: Real-world oriented machine translators, multiple reference points
Social Sciences & Humanities Open, Volume 5, Issue 1, 2022, 100239
This paper—as a case study— presents a systematic study of gender bias in machine translation with Google Translate.
Blood Advances, Volume 4, Issue 4, February 2020, Pages 755-761
Evaluating prognostic factors for sex differences in lung cancer survival: findings from a large Australian cohort
Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 2022, in press
Associations between blood sex steroid concentrations and risk of major adverse cardiovascular events in healthy older women in Australia: a prospective cohort substudy of the ASPREE trial
The Lancet Healthy Longevity, Volume 3, February 2022
This Article supports SDGs 3 and 5, focusing on the association between testosterone concentrations and risk of major adverse cardiac events in older women.