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Diversity in Medicine: Sex

Welcome! This guide shares resources about Sex & Sexism for the medical field. It provides information specific to healthcare, as well as general background resources to understand Sex & Sexism as a whole within society. 

  • Sexism is the prejudice, stereotyping, or discrimination, typically against women, on the basis of sex (Merriam-Webster).  
  • Misogynoir is misogyny (=hatred of women) directed towards black women. (Cambridge Dictionary

Source | WHO

Last updated on Aug 10, 2022 12:32 PM