Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Few Women Administrative Leaders in Academic Medicine:
At U.S. medical schools, only 15% of permanent department chairs and 16% of deans are women, according to Association of American Medical Colleges survey.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
Three Doctors Discuss Gender Inequalities In Medical Industry In New BookA book detailing hardships in the medical industry from the perspective of three women who faced gender-related obstacles in their paths to becoming successful doctors has been published by Syracuse University. Said one of the authors, Dr. Sharon Brangman: “I hope young women are encouraged by the story because despite some of the challenges, it's a gratifying career. There are still structural changes that need to be made, but this book allows us to discuss them."» Link to the original article