Today, February 11th is the International Day of Women & Girls in Science.
On this day we celebrate women who have made outstanding contributions to science.
We also hope to inspire other young women to pursue their dream career in science. Girls go for it!
Vera Regitz-Zagrosek is Director of the Institute for Gender Studies in Medicine Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin Professor for female-specific health Research with a Focus on cardiovascular diseases German Center for Cardiovascular Research, Berlin.