Originally published on heelskicksscalpel.com
Any one who follows this blog on the nuanced life and career of a woman surgeon should watch this. In its entirety.
It is the Presidential address delivered recently by Dr Caprice Greenberg to end her term as President of the Association of Academic Surgery. She speaks with clarity and conviction on a topic of importance to both men and women across generations of surgeons. She provides data, vivid examples, and eye opening analyses about how and why women are professionally held back, not just in surgery but across specialties and other professional roles.