March 2014 | Volume 97 | Issue 3
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Table of Contents
Ten at the top
Women physicians on their journey into leadership
BY CARMEN PEOTA AND KIM KISER
Necessary or obsolete?
A look at women-only professional organizations
BY MICHELE ST. MARTIN
The women who are leading Minnesota’s medical societies
BY HOWARD BELL
Cigarette Smoking among Women: How Can We Help?
CLINICAL AND HEALTH AFFAIRS
BY SHARON S. ALLEN, M.D., PH.D.
Care of Breast Cancer Survivors after Treatment
BY NICOLE P. SANDHU, M.D., PH.D., FACP
2013 Minnesota Academy of Pediatrics Poster Competition Winners
A woman's place
BY CHARLES R. MEYER, M.D.
Women in medicine by the numbers, more women choosing alternative medical care during delivery, good news for older moms, mammography called into question
THE PHYSICIAN ADVOCATE
The MMA's monthly report on policy, people and politics
Sen. Julie Rosen makes drug-related issues her priority, state Supreme Court hears two MMAbacked cases, President Cindy Firkins Smith on why women physicians need to lean in.
Midlife and medicine
The time has come to change the way we care for women at midlife.
BY TARA GUSTILO, M.D
How hope enables one patient to rise to a very special occasion.
BY RYAN FABRIZIUS, M.D.