ACTIVITIES

A commentary in The Lancet

We highlighted the continued gender bias in academic research and reporting by publishing a commentary.

 

Abstract: 
Despite growing recognition of the imperative to address gender disparities and inequity in health, researchers, funders, and editors do not treat the gendered aspects of health research and practice as a priority. It is unacceptable that members of the scientific community, who are putatively committed to rigour and objectivity, undervalue the importance of the gender bias in academic research and neglect to act. Continue reading