Gender Bias

Biomedical Industry Payments Lower for Female vs Male Physicians

Biomedical Industry Payments Lower for Female vs Male Physicians

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Male physicians in the United States receive higher general payments from the biomedical industry and are more likely to hold ownership interests in such companies compared with female physicians.

Spouses of Female Physicians More Likely to Work Longer Hours Outside of the Home

Spouses of Female Physicians More Likely to Work Longer Hours Outside of the Home

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A report compared self-reported occupation, personal income, hours worked outside the home, and graduate education status between spouses of male vs female physicians.

A Story of Bias and Prejudice in Medicine Highlighted by #WhatADoctorLooksLike

A Story of Bias and Prejudice in Medicine Highlighted by #WhatADoctorLooksLike

Inherent biases cannot be completely eliminated as they are historic trends that continue to prevail.

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