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Gender Inequality in Compensation in Medicine and Surgery

  • Kahyun Yoon-Flannery
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Abstract

Although the enrollment in medical school is well distributed between male and female students, the presence of female physicians in leadership roles has continued to be in the minority. There still exists a gap in compensation in medicine and surgery, and there are advancements we can strive for in order to close this gap.

Keywords

Gender inequality Compensation Surgery 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sidney Kimmel Cancer CenterJefferson Health New JerseySewellUSA

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