2019 Gender Equity and Diversity Medical Student Essay Winner Announced!
Congratulations to Ms. Darby Little, Class of 2021, University of Toronto!
Dear Ms Little:
We are pleased to congratulate you on being selected as the winner of the 2019 Gender Equity and Diversity Medical Student Essay Contest.
A number of inspiring medical student essays were received, and our team of reviewers selected your piece Locker (Operating) Room Talk: Gender Equity and the Medical Student’s Perspective as the winning essay. Your essay brought to light the work that continues to be needed for equity for both women physicians and learners. Your essay is a vital contribution to this work, and we look forward to distributing it within the FMWC membership.
In the upcoming weeks we will be distributing your essay, as outlined in the submission form, via FMWC Social Media, and our blog, with other possible mechanisms pending timing.
Congratulations again on your essay being selected as the winner of the 2019 Gender Equity and Diversity Medical Student Essay Contest.
Best wishes in your medical education,
Dr. Kathee Andrews
National President, FMWC
Dr. Bev Johnson
Chair, Gender, GED Essay Contest Committee, FMWC
Ms. Lily Park
Class of 2020, University of Ottawa
Co-Chair, GED Essay Contest Committee, FMWC