Search articles in Women in Medicine

Found 73 articles

  • female scientist

    Leadership in Science: How Female Researchers are Breaking up the Boys’ Club

    • Jan 23, 2023
    • Julie Gould

    Science needs to progress from purely ‘white Alpha male’ approaches to leadership.

  • diverse networking

    MyNRMN: A National Mentoring and Networking Platform to Enhance Connectivity and Diversity in the Biomedical Sciences

    • Dec 5, 2022
    • Toufeeq Ahmed, Jay Johnson, Zainab Latif, Nan Kennedy, Damaris Javier, Katie Stinson, Jamboor K. Vishwanatha

    The chief mission of the National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) is to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in the biosciences workforce through the mentoring of historically underrepresented individuals.

  • Asian female scientist

    Building Diversity in STEM

    • Nov 8, 2022
    • Sherri L. Bassner

    Embracing a holistic approach to DEI leadership in the workplace.

  • female Muslim scientist

    Outlook of Women in Science: An Interview With Our Authors

    • Oct 11, 2022
    • Wiktoria Blaszczak, Asma Ahmed, Katharina Leithner, Antonia Schubert, Michelle Leech, Claudine Bonder, Ioannis Tsagakis

    Diversity in research teams ties alternative perspectives into research projects, and this can fast-forward scientific progress.

  • young woman doctor

    Promoting Gender Diversity in Leadership Within Medicine with Sandra Fryhofer, MD

    • Oct 3, 2022

    In this American Medical Association update, Sandra Fryhofer, MD, discusses how she leads with purpose.

  • diversity in STEM

    Inspiring More Diversity in STEM

    • Sep 6, 2022
    • Lennis Perez

    From teaching kids how to code, to helping students graduate without college debt, there are many Latinx who are doing incredible things to bring more diversity into STEM.

  • diverse workforce

    Race in the Workplace: The Frontline Experience

    • Aug 26, 2022
    • Chris Copeland, Monne Williams, Bryan Hancock, Sofia Soto, Lareina Yee

    This report shines a light on the experiences of frontline workers of color, the pathways from the front line to the middle class, and the skills workers need to advance.

  • African American female doctor

    Yale Cancer Center Diversity Enhancement Program in Oncology Welcomes First Students

    • Aug 5, 2022
    • Eliza Folsom

    The program offers an eight-week rotation for two underrepresented in medicine (URiM) students or residents.

  • female scientist in wheelchair

    Diversifying STEM; the Importance of Representation, Equity, and Inclusion

    • Jul 15, 2022

    As part of SLAS Europe 2022 coverage, Paula Petrone, Associate Research Professor at ISGlobal, talks about the importance of representation, inclusion, and equity in the STEM fields.

  • diverse scientists

    Winner of Notable Research Award Discusses Inclusion, Diversity in Laboratory Environments

    • Jun 28, 2022

    Sara Ranjbar, PhD, winner of the Mayo Clinic’s 2021 Edward C. Kendall Alumni Award for Meritorious Research, has always known she wanted a job that would enable her to help patients and be of service to others.

  • female scientists

    Career Disruptions Among Women in Medicine may 'Reverberate Far Beyond COVID-19'

    • May 31, 2022
    • Maria Marabito

    The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted progress toward gender equity in medicine that may resonate for years to come, according to experts.

  • female veterinarian examining bunny

    Overcoming the Hurdles: Promoting Diversity Within Veterinary Medicine

    • May 19, 2022
    • Rebecca A. Packer

    During his lecture at the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference, Dr. Charles McMillan addresses what he refers to as the “the elephant in the room,” regarding the lack of diversity within veterinary medicine as well as providing workable solutions.

  • technology students

    Tech Boot Camps Linked to Higher Pay, STEM Jobs

    • May 10, 2022
    • Julie Ray

    Workforce development programs such as boot camps and career pathways training programs are designed to help workers quickly gain the in-demand skills and credentials they need to transition into high-demand, higher-wage jobs in specific sectors or grow within their current roles or companies.

  • Indian female doctor

    My Brown Woman Doctor White Coat

    • May 2, 2022
    • Rida Khan

    Recently, after graduating from medical school and completing my last board exam, Step 3, I decided to branch out and indulge in forgotten joys.

  • science CV

    Time to Re-Think the Scientific CV

    • Apr 29, 2022
    • Chris Woolston

    Fresh formats showcase researchers’ work more effectively.

  • award

    Andrea Martinez Receives Inaugural Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarship Award

    • Mar 31, 2022

    Emory University School of Medicine Student Committed to Serving Underrepresented Communities, Co-Founded Latino Medical Student Association Pipeline.

  • space warp travel through the universe

    TRISH Releases a Partnership Funding Opportunity to Increase Diversity in Space Research

    • Feb 2, 2022
    • Kaylee Dusang

    The NASA-funded institute supports research and development of health protections for humans exploring deep space.

  • female scientist

    20 Years of Diversity and Inclusion: How Far Have We Come?

    • Jan 25, 2022
    • Jenny Darmody

    Diversity in STEM has come a long way in 20 years, but the journey from where we were to where we are now was far from smooth sailing.

  • female scientist using a microscope

    Introducing SPARK: The Sunnybrook Program to Access Research Knowledge for Black and Indigenous Medical Students

    • Dec 22, 2021

    A unique opportunity that many Black and Indigenous students typically would not be able to access.

  • math teacher pointing at blackboard

    University of Chicago, City Colleges of Chicago Partner to Increase Diversity in Science Careers

    • Dec 22, 2021

    Institutional partnership sparks new collaboration, programs to advance inclusion in growing field of data science.