Happy week of International Women’s Day 2019 (IWD2019)!

In the spirit of this year’s IWD2019 theme, #BalanceforBetter, I pulled together this collection of posts from and about women in medicine. I hope you will draw inspiration from them for your own lives and practices.

1. Being a Woman, by Dr. Anne Malatt

An uplifting reflection on our lives as women and physicians.

2. IWD 2019: Suffragettes and medical women — examining the ‘jealous mistress’

An insightful historical perspective on the conflicts faced by women physicians a century ago.

3. Honor National Women Physicians Day With Self-Care

By Stephanie Graff, MD, FACP

From celebrating the strength in our femininity, to remembering and honoring our trailblazing predecessors, to not losing sight of ourselves, why not take a few more minutes for yourself and check out the full articles above!

See also my related posts on this site:

What links did I miss? What are your thoughts on IWD2019? Know of a great article that should be on this list? Please comment!

Physician/writer. Essayist, published in NEJM, JAMA, JAMA Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and The ASCO Post. Doximity Op-Med Fellow.

Physician/writer. Essayist, published in NEJM, JAMA, JAMA Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and The ASCO Post. Doximity Op-Med Fellow.