NEW ORLEANS – Gender inequities may pervade the medical profession, but a new generation of younger physicians – women and men – can help reshape medicine’s mindsets and workplaces.
At the annual meeting of the American College of Physicians,, former chief of staff at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, and , CEO of the American College of Physicians, talked about the challenges to closing medicine’s gender-equity gaps, from structural bias to backlash. And they outlined strategies for women to broaden career opportunities and achieve fair payment – from mentoring and sponsoring, to leading change from the top of organizations.
The ACP published aon achieving gender equity in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Bornstein’s interview:
Dr. Moyer’s interview:
SOURCE: Ann Intern Med. 2018 Apr 17. .