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Gender Equity article presented by Magdalena Simonis
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 Dr Magdalena Simonis, AFMW President

Gender equity: I’m not biased so what’s the big issue?

Earlier this year I was invited to speak with at one of the weekly RACMA webinars. RACMA is short for Royal Australasian College of  Medical Administrators. I chose my own title, “Gender Equity: I’m not biased, so what’s the big issue?” Around 90 attended from Australia, HK, NZ. Chatham House rules apply to these weekly meetings. The following is an extract of my talk and resources included in the RACMA’s Quarterly Journal (Q2 2021), “Changing Workplace Culture in the Health System”.

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COVID-19 has led to an increase in doctors’ stress, anxiety and depression, according to Doctors Health Queensland.
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 Dr Magdalena Simonis, AFMW President

Gender parity in healthcare might be the shot in the arm we need

In this article, originally published in the The Sydney Morning Herald, Associate Professor Nada Hamad chair of St Vincent’s Sydney’s Women in Medicine Group and deputy co-chair of the University of NSW’s Medicine, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion committee shares hope for gender parity in healthcare.

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