Women in most specialties are underrepresented at academic medical conferences, a new study has found. More than a third of panels at medical conferences overall are ‘manels’ – consisting only of male speakers – with the proportion of female speakers as low as 6% in some specialties, according to a study published in JAMA Network ...
No more ‘manels’ – call to action on underrepresentation of women at conferences
By Megan Howe
1 Oct 2020