Support and acceptance for queer and gender diverse Australians still has a long way to go. There have been some fantastic victories that have changed many lives, but sadly, transphobic and homophobic attitudes still persist.
How does this play out in the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM)? Who’s there to advocate for LGBTQIA+ people working in these fields?
In this episode, we speak to one such advocacy group, Queers in Science: a Melbourne-based initiative aiming to build community and improve support for LGBTQIA+ people working in Australian STEMM.