Where Are The Women? Gender Inequalities in COVID-19 Research Authorship


A recent study found 30% of all published papers since January 2020 on COVID-19 were authored by women. This study suggests gender biases seem to be affecting COVID-19 research similar to other scientific areas, highlighting that women are consistently being under-represented.

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Ana-Catarina Pinho-Gomes, Sanne Peters, Kelly Thompson, Carinna Hockham, Katherine Ripullone, Mark Woodward, Cheryl Carcel

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BMJ Global Health

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