Massachusetts Medical Society: Advancing Gender Equity in Medicine

Advancing Gender Equity in Medicine

State of the Physician Workforce

In 2019, more than one-third (36.3%) of the active physician workforce in the United States was female. Percentages of females in the 47 top specialties ranged from a high of 64.3% in pediatrics to a low of 5.8% in orthopedic surgery. (Refer to Table 1.3.) Exploring Faculty Salary Equity at U.S. Medical Schools by Gender and Race/Ethnicity

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Microaggressions and Harassment

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