Glad this is getting attention—science is a universal language and to be able to share your work at conferences is a privilege. U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
Researchers from Iran, Mexico and India were refused visas to attend an international meeting of 25,000 neuroscientists in Chicago this week. Some were denied entry because of the Trump administration's travel ban.
Lest we forget...
The inability of scientists from Iran, India, Mexico and other countries to get visas to attend SfN was covered by NPR this year. Article interviewed our about her experiences last year too 😥
U.S. Travel Ban Kept Key Scientists Out of the Society for Neuroscience meeting in Chicago this week.
The consequences of the Muslim Ban are still being felt more than 3 years later. Talented scientists are being kept out of the country because of the ban and many report that they've simply given up trying to come to the U.S. #RepealTheBan #NoMuslimBanEver
Racist immigration policies continue to stop scientists from attending conferences like #SfN19
This makes me so sad!!! #SfN19 U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
Scientists from nations including Iran, Mexico, and India were refused visas to attend this year's Society for Neuroscience meeting in Chicago. Some researchers got stand-ins to present their work.
Science has no borders! Thanks, for taking action and for highlighting! U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
Scientists from nations like Iran, Mexico and India were refused visas to attend this year's Society for Neuroscience meeting in Chicago. Some researchers got stand-ins to present their work.
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U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
This is real, folks. Iranian scientists all over the world are being marginalized again. We've come through worse; science runs in our blood and culture, but it doesn't mean we shouldn't ALL be outraged and active. #scienceknowsnoborders
'My poster [presentation] is luckier than me because it doesn't need a visa to go": U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting
U.S. Travel Ban Disrupts The World's Largest Brain Science Meeting