Prestigious Medical Journal The Lancet Commits to No All‑Male Panels

The 18-journal group also committed to having at least 50% female speakers at all events.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Aug 22, 2019
The Lancet all-male panel
A panel discussion at a 2019 Women in Stem conference in Maryland, U.S., hosted by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, North America Division. Image Credit: Alina Weber
AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.