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Female physicians earn 8% less than their male counterparts after adjustment for experience.
Female physicians are substantially less likely to be introduced as “doctor” on grand rounds.
After age 35 female physicians typically earn 82% of what male physicians are paid.
Female physicians more likely than their counterparts to experience burnout and depression.
Nearly half of female cardiologists report being asked of their intention to have children during interviews.
Female cardiologists earn, on average, more than $100,000 less than their male counterparts in annual compensation.
Over 60% of female cardiologists have experienced sex-based discrimination.
Female cardiologists are 3x as likely to experience discrimination because of parenting responsibilities.
Interviews with: Carolyn Lam, MD – National Heart Centre, Singapore | Martha Gulati, MD, MS – University of Arizona | Toniya Singh, MD – St Louis Heart and Vascular
Interviews with: Cindy Grines, MD | Northwell Health – Catherine Kells, MD | Dalhousie University – Mary Norine Walsh, MD | St. Vincent Medical Group
Interviews with: Lakshmi S. Tummala, MD | DC VA Medical Center – Dee Dee Wang, MD | Henry Ford Health System – Sarah Zaman, MD, PhD | Monash Heart
Interviews with: Sharonne Hayes, MD | Mayo Clinic – Angela Maas, MD, PhD | Radboud University Medical Centre – Pamela Douglas, MD | Duke University