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Number of Female Physics Faculty Members Rising Slowly:
The percentage of physics faculty in 2014 who were women represented an increase of only 4 percent in eight years (from 12% to 16%), according to the latest report from the American Institute of Physics.

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Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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Study Finds That Women Doctors Are Often Perceived As Nurses By Hospital Patients

After surveying a large group of patients in an emergency room setting, researchers found that 42 percent of patients thought women doctors were nurses.»  Link to the original article