• Pandemic set back 96% of early-career researchers, particularly women

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Four out of five early-career researchers were negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in terms of both career development and research productivity, according to data presented at the Women in Medicine Summit.
    These setbacks were more often observed among women than men.
    “Gender inequities are prominent in biomedical sciences. With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, early studies showed that there was potential for worsening in terms of inequities,” Anna Volerman Beaser, MD, an associate professor of medicine at the University of Chicago, said in her presentation. “Further,
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