The COVID-19 pandemic brought many new challenges in medicine. A novel tool may help to overcome some of them.

Drs. Jain, Arora, and O’Glasser share one strategy for working towards preventing the “She-cession” in medicine.

…Instead of being punished for not being on a linear trajectory, the “COVID-19 Curriculum Vitae Matrix” enables novel contributions during the pandemic to be accounted for, while also providing an opportunity for disclosure of any academic disruptions…


You can read it here. 

About Shikha Jain, MD FACP

I am a practicing, board-certified hematology/oncology physician in Chicago. I speak on topics ranging from the impact of social media on healthcare, how physicians can utilize social media, how to write Op-eds in the medical world, gender equity and barriers to career advancement, and topics in GI oncology and immunotherapy. My goal is to explain complicated topics in simple terms. I also enjoy writing and you can find some of my writing on this site. I am a mother to three amazing kids and married to a gastroenterologist. I look forward to connecting with you.

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