I received this challenging assignment from my friend, editor Brendan Howard,

Answer this question in 50 words:

How are female leaders in veterinary medicine perceived compared to their male counterparts?

 Dr. Thomassen and Vet Tech Becky Prepare for Surgery

Dr. Thomassen and Vet Tech Becky Prepare for Surgery

Here is my answer...

Women are viewed as intellectual, compassionate, family-oriented associates willing to work for less.

Men are viewed as strong, business-minded, career-oriented practice owners unwilling to work for less. 

Acknowledging people are individuals, not gender-specific box contents and letting our actual traits define us will improve veterinary medicine for all of us.

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