Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Men Dominate Ranks of Physicians, Surgeons:
Only 35.5 percent of physicians and surgeons in the United States are women, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
For The First Time Ever, More Women Than Men Enrolled In Med School This YearJust over half of the students entering medical school in 2017 are women, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. That number is up 9.6% since 2015, whereas the number of men entering medical school has decreased during the same time period by 2.3%.» Link to the original article