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Why Are Female Doctors Introduced By First Name While Men Are Called ‘Doctor’?

A study of speaker introductions at the Mayo Clinic's internal medicine “grand rounds” -- events where doctors, researchers, residents, and medical students present medical problems and treatments for discussion -- showed that male introducers used professional titles for female doctors only 49 percent of the time on first reference, but introduced male doctors by their titles 72 percent of the time.»  Link to the original article