Tag: #metoo

Do Videos Show Med Student Abuse or Rite of Passage?

It’s a routine day at the hospital. A patient arrives with a suspicious leg swelling. A medical student on duty says the likely cause is...

In Previous Year, 70% of Oncologists Reported Sexual Harassment

The first-ever survey of sexual harassment among US oncologists has found that 70% reported incidents from peers and/or supervisors in the previous 12 months. The...

Mayo Clinic Top Doc Ousted Over Sexual Relations With Mentees

When a prominent and highly published medical oncologist left the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota in 2018, there were no details as to why. Axel Grothey,...

5 More Women Allege Sexual Harassment at LSU Med School

Five more women have come forward to say they were sexually harassed at the Louisiana State University medical school in Shreveport, echoing allegations made last...

NY Officials Altered Count of Nursing Home Deaths

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. NEW YORK (AP) — Some New York lawmakers are calling for...

Time’s Up Founder Choo Accused in Harassment Mishandling

Esther Choo, MD, MPH, an emergency medicine physician at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), is one of several leaders at the university accused in...

#MeToo: Priya Ramani acquitted of defaming M J Akbar | India News

NEW DELHI: A person’s right to reputation can’t be protected at the cost of dignity, a Delhi court said on Wednesday, while acquitting journalist Priya...

Physician Harassment Common on Social Media, Study Suggests

Nearly one quarter of physicians who responded to an online survey reported that they had been harassed on social media, according to a study published...

Scrubs Ad That Insulted Women and DOs Pulled After Outcry

A video that advertised scrubs but denigrated women and DOs has been removed from the company’s website after fierce backlash. On Tuesday Kevin Klauer, DO,...

#MeToo movement getting derailed: Producer Vinta Nanda | India News

MUMBAI: Veteran television producer Vinta Nanda, who was among the first women to break their silence and trigger off the MeToo movement in the film...

#MeToo: Delay in disclosing M J Akbar’s action due to lack of law, Ramani tells court | India News

NEW DELHI: Journalist Priya Ramani told a Delhi court on Tuesday that she disclosed the alleged sexual harassment by former Union minister M J Akbar...

Bullying Common Among Surgeons

(Reuters Health) – Four in ten surgeons say they’ve been bullied, with many too worried about reprisals to report it, a new study finds. In...