Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2022 May 13:101161CIRCOUTCOMES122009218. Epub 2022 May 13.
Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham NC.
Neotrop Entomol 2021 Dec 12;50(6):859-872. Epub 2021 Nov 12.
Embrapa Recursos Genéticos e Biotecnologia, Brasília, DF, Brazil.
Although women are about half of world's population, they are underrepresented in many sectors including academia and the research scenario in general. Gender gap in Entomology has been pointed out in other publications; however, data for Brazil has never been demonstrated. Here we provide a diagnosis for the Brazilian Entomology scenario in order to contribute to propositions towards disentangling the gender gap in general. Read More
Prehosp Disaster Med 2021 Aug 30;36(4):445-449. Epub 2021 Jun 30.
Department of Emergency Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, New YorkUSA.
Introduction: Gender disparities between Emergency Medicine physicians with regards to salary, promotion, and scholarly recognition as national conference speakers have been well-documented. However, little is known if similar gender disparities impact their out-of-hospital Emergency Medical Services (EMS) colleagues. Although there have been improvements in the ratio of women entering the EMS workforce, gender representation has improved at a slower rate for paramedics compared to emergency medical technicians (EMTs). Read More
Trends Genet 2021 06 23;37(6):491-493. Epub 2021 Mar 23.
Department of Political Science, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, USA. Electronic address:
The Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has deepened gender and racial diversity problems in academia. Mentorship shows women and other under-represented groups where the ladders to success are, and helps them avoid the chutes, a revised leaky pipeline metaphor. Here, we identify tangible strategies that will improve gender equity, including increasing active mentorship by male academics. Read More
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2021 04;147(4):389-394
Department of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.
For individuals aspiring to a career in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, mentorship can shape destiny. Mentorship helps assure safe passage into the specialty, and it influences the arc of professional development across the career continuum. Even before the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, technology and social networking were transforming mentorship in otolaryngology. Read More