North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

Minority Women Still Most Underrepresented In Science Despite Progress

Thirty-five years after a landmark report documented minority women as the most underrepresented individuals in science, engineering, medicine and dentistry, dramatic improvements have occurred for women of color, but serious obstacles remain.

This was the topic of a forum held at the recent ACS meeting in San Diego. Jeannette Brown of the North Jersey section was one of the organizers and participants.