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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.

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Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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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