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Meet the all-female colorectal surgery team at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA‪)‬ Strong Women In Medicine

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Only 28% of colon and rectal surgeons in the U.S. are female.
At Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), a leading cancer treatment center in the Northwest, an all-female colorectal surgery team is defying industry statistics. Drs. Mukta Krane, Michelle Cowan, Joy Chen and Sarah Atkinson, who lead surgical treatment for colorectal cancer at SCCA, believe their team represents a move toward more diversity in medicine – and underscores opportunities to improve patient care.

Only 28% of colon and rectal surgeons in the U.S. are female.
At Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), a leading cancer treatment center in the Northwest, an all-female colorectal surgery team is defying industry statistics. Drs. Mukta Krane, Michelle Cowan, Joy Chen and Sarah Atkinson, who lead surgical treatment for colorectal cancer at SCCA, believe their team represents a move toward more diversity in medicine – and underscores opportunities to improve patient care.

52 min