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Female scientists step up for leading roles in medical science: report
Female scientists step up for leading roles in medical science: report
TechnologySept 22, 2021
Four out of 10 medical research projects in South Korea are now led by female scientists, but in other fields of science, women are still significantly outnumbered by men, a local report revealed Wednesday. According to the Korean Federation of Women’s Science and Technology Association, a total of 5,028 medical research projects were led by women in the 2010-2019 period, taking up roughly 40 percent of the total. The study covered research projects in four categories of natural scienc