Women in Technology - Friday Links 17 April 2020

Apr 18, 2020

Looking at a better future...

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  • A CERN Post Career Break Fellowship programme to support people who have taken some time off working for personal reasons, and who wish to return to a scientific career – full-time or part-time.


  • CERN can provide some support if you feel isolated and need it.
    Detailed anti-isolation support provided by HR can be found in the leaflet on this link.
    Further, you can contact the helpline COVID-19 at +41 22 766 77 77 or the Medical Service at +41 22 767 31 86 / medical.service@cern.ch, or get support from the CERN psychologist, Christiane Reis.



Have a good weekend and stay healthy!


Originally posted by Erica

on behalf of the WIT Steering Committee


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