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Study shows paucity of female medical academics in UK

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39325.713275.DB (Published 06 September 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:471
  1. Roger Dobson
  1. Abergavenny

    Only a tenth of professors in academic medicine in the United Kingdom are women, a new study has found.

    The review of workforce data for 2004-5 found that the proportion of professors who were women was never more than a third in any medical school and that five schools had no women professors at all (Medical Education 2007:41;909-14). Of …

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