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We are delighted to announce that Associate Professor Claire Edwards will be assuming the mantle of Athena SWAN Champion for the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences with immediate effect.

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We are very grateful to Associate Professor Edwards for taking on this extremely important task and would like to ask that every member of the department offers her and the NDS Self-Assessment Team the support they require in the coming months, and that we can all work together in taking forward the Silver Award resubmission for the end of April 2016.

For further information about the Athena SWAN initiative, please visit our Women in Science pages.

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