Dispelling Myths: The Case for Women in Radiology and Radiation Oncology
Osceola Regional Medical Center
radiology, radiation oncology, women
Oncology | Radiology
Common misconceptions about radiology and radiation oncology exist and may dissuade women from pursuing these specialties. The American Association for Women in Radiology (AAWR) Medical Student Outreach Subcommittee began a multi-year social media campaign aimed at addressing these myths. Here, we outline several myths presented in this social media campaign and provide a combination of literature review and experts' opinions to deconstruct and dispel them.
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Goodyear A, Merfeld E, Hu JY, et al. Dispelling myths: The case for women in radiology and radiation oncology. Clin Imaging. 2022;85:55-59. doi:10.1016/j.clinimag.2022.02.008