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Advancing Women in Medicine

This month and every month, we’re celebrating the progress women have made in medicine while highlighting opportunities to increase gender equality in the field.

Dr Sarah Cazorla
Bridging the Gender Gap: Women in Surgery

On National Women Physicians Day, we celebrate the birthday of Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States in 1849 and an advocate for women in medicine.