Physician Workplace Gender Bias - 3 things Men Must Stop Doing Now

Posted by Dike Drummond MD

Stop Physician Burnout: 3 Things Men Must Stop Doing to Decrease Unconscious Gender Bias in the Healthcare Workplace

Two surveys in the last three years show a remarkable transformation of the US physician population. 

  • In 2019 the majority of US medical students are women for the first time. (1)
  • Athena health surveyed 3500 of their client practices in 2017 and found 60% of physicians 35 or younger are women. (2)

With this gender shift in full swing, you would think unconscious gender bias against women would be rolling towards extinction ... right?

Tags: stop physician burnout, Bias and Discrimination