Women in Plastic Surgery

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Created:   12/22/2016
Contains:  17 items
Articles and Related Videos from the "Women in Plastic Surgery" Special Topic article series from 2016 and 2017.

This article series won an Honorable Mention in the 2017 Folio: Eddie and Ozzie Awards for Best Series of Articles, Editorial Content.

This topic was also discussed live in a #PRSGrandRounds Lecture and Q&A on Facebook in 2017. Re-live the discussion below:


Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:12
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” touches on some of the reasons why women are less likely to negotiate in their careers than men, and how to combat this problem.This article appears in the March 2017 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 139 Issue 3, “Learning How to Ask: Women and Negotiation” By Fischer et al.
Creator: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Duration: 6:58
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

In this video from Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery's “Women in Plastic Surgery” series, American Society of Plastic Surgeon's "Women Plastic Surgeons" group members share what it's like to go through pregnancy while in plastic surgery residency.

Read all of the "Women in Plastic Surgery" series articles published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at PRSJournal.com: http://bit.ly/WPSArticles

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:24
In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” touches on the lack of adequate maternity policies in the medical field, and discusses the author’s suggestion for a standardized maternity policy.

This article appears in the January, 2017 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 139 Issue 1, “Pregnancy and the Plastic Surgery Resident” By Garza et al.
Creator: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Duration: 2:55
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

In this video from Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery's “Women in Plastic Surgery” series, American Society of Plastic Surgeon's "Women Plastic Surgeons" group members share their stories of infertility and attempts at In Vitro Fertilization.

Read all of the "Women in Plastic Surgery" series articles published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at PRSJournal.com: http://bit.ly/WPSArticles

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Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:22
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” tackles the issue of implicit gender bias in the field of Plastic Surgery, and discusses ways we can help eliminate this problem.

This article appears in the November 2016 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 138 Issue 5, “Understanding and Overcoming Implicit Gender Bias in Plastic Surgery” By Phillips et al.

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 1:42
In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” introduces the PRS Women in Plastic Surgery Series. Be sure to keep an eye out for these articles over the next couple on months. Join the discussion on Twitter using #ilooklikeaplasticsurgeon The first Women in P.S. Series article appears in the September 2016 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 138 Issue 3, “Melting the Plastic Ceiling: Oversoming Obstacles to Foster Leadership in Women Plastic Surgeons” by Silva et al.