Recognizing the Achievements of Scholars in Science,Technology, Engineering, the Arts, Mathematics, and Medicine
Few Women Administrative Leaders in Academic Medicine: At U.S. medical schools, only 15% of permanent department chairs and 16% of deans are women, according to Association of American Medical Colleges survey.
Women Inventors, Long Overlooked, Are Churning Out More Patents Than Ever
The number of patents that list a woman as the inventor was less than 4 percent in 1976. However, women inventors keep pushing that number upward, and now almost one-quarter of patents issued include a woman as an inventor.» Link to the original article