Articles & Features

Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Page 14.

This correspondence contributes to SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth), discussing gender gaps within the healthcare industry. The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has sought to address the challenge of inspiring women to aspire towards leadership roles as a key strategic goal.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 17-18.

This correspondence piece discusses gender equity and institutional transformations within science, technology, engineering and mathematics research faculties, relating to SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth).
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 517-518.

Directly contributing to SDG 5 (gender equality), SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities), this perspective piece discusses sociocultural constructs and patterns within sub-Saharan Africa surrounding cancer. There remains a stigma around cancer which continuous to risk women with cancer loosing their source of livelihood or family support.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 560-569.

Directly contributing to SDG 3 (good health and well-being), SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth), this review promotes why gender equality in science, medicine and global health matters for health and health-related outcomes.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 23-24.

This correspondence piece contributes to SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth), exploring the empowerment of women in science within France and further French colonies.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 529-530.

This correspondence develops SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth). By discussing the challenges and opportunities faced by disparate professional women over generations, valuable lessons, learning and skills can develop, enabling gender equality to flourish.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 497-499.

Contributing to SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and SDG 5 (gender equality), this commentary explores if the genetics, anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and health-care experience of women and girls remain under-addressed in the health sciences.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Page 493.

Contributing to SDGs 3 (good health and well-being), 5 (gender equality) and 16 (peace, justice and strong institutions), this editorial piece discusses the need for men, researchers, clinicians, institutional leaders and medical journals to improve gender equity and support feminism within the fields of science, medicine and global health.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 6-8.

Focussing on SDG 5 (gender equality), this correspondence seeks to explore the factors influencing adolescent girls' interest in science. Understanding these factors is an important step to reduce the gender gap within science, technology, engineering and mathematics undergraduate and graduate study programmes.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 508-510.

Contributing to SDG 5 (gender equality), this commentary explores gender gaps within the academic publishing system.

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