Updated: Apr 23
Watch the webinar on 'Women in Orthopaedics – Leadership, Being Intentional & Minimizing Bias' – a collaboration between IODA and the Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society.
The webinar discussed:
– The most successful initiatives to promote gender and cultural diversity
– The role of mentorship
– The importance of gender diversity in leadership
– The high work load for orthopaedic women on committees in order to achieve representation.
Jennifer Green – President, International Orthopaedic Diversity Alliance
Mary Mulcahey – President, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
Jim Ficke – Professor Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, US
Laurie Hiemstra – President Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Banff, Canada
Ian Incoll – Conjoint Professor University of Newcastle, Australian Orthopaedic Association, Past President & Dean of Education
Panel Discussion with Guests:
Gala Santini – Argentinian Orthopaedic Association Women’s Subcommittee, Chair
Rujuta Mehta – Chair W.O.I.C.E. (Women of Orthopaedics India Collective Empowerment)
Samantha Tross – British Association of Black Surgeons, Founding Member.