Jan 19, 2017 “How do we talk about sexism in health care?”

On Jan 19, 2017 the topic was  “How do we talk about sexism in health care?”

After the discussion we walked away with the following take away points:

1.       Be an example of treating others with respect and fairness

2.       Have an awareness of media messages

3.       Counter messages by reading

4.       Encouraging empathy and realize that emotions are shared

5.       Confront discrimination when witnessed

Consider these pieces for review:

Washington Post article, Women are better doctors:

An essay on the Healthcare industry:

The importance of treating men and women differently: