Women as One aims to broaden and promote the global talent pool in medicine by providing unique professional opportunities to female physicians.
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Women as One was founded by Dr. Roxana Mehran and Dr. Marie Claude Morice, two internationally recognized leaders in cardiovascular care and research.Learn More
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Learn more about our projects as we work to promote talent in medicine with a starting focus on cardiology.Learn More
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Women as One will serve as a unifying thread across the many important organizations and individuals working to improve the recruitment, retention and treatment of women in medical specialties where they are highly underrepresented.Sign Up in our Talent Directory
- 8% Female physicians earn 8% less than their male counterparts after adjustment for experience.
- 82% After age 35 female physicians typically earn 82% of what male physicians are paid.
- 3x Female cardiologists are 3x as likely to experience discrimination because of parenting responsibilities.
Patricia Pesbitero, MD is the Senior Consultant & Director at the Cardiology & Interventional Cardiology Istituto Clinico Humanitas in Rozzano, Italy.
Mirvat Alasnag, MD is the Interventional Cardiologist at the King Fahd Armed Forces Memorial Hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Why I Made the Leap to Industry
Cathy Jeon, MD
Medical Director, Abiomed
Michelle Kittleson, MD PhD
Director, Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Research and Fellowship Program
Customize Your Career to You
Kamala Tamirisa, MD
Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia
From Pakistan to Duke and Back Again
Zainab Samad, MBBS, MHS
Chair, Department of Medicine
Aga Khan University Medical College
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