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Walking Out on the Boys

Frances K. Conley, M.D.

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In this intimate and shocking book, Dr. Conley provides a thorough, thoroughly appalling account of a male-dominated medical faculty at Stanford University. Walking Out on the Boys documents her struggle for equal opportunity and equal treatment within this prestigious institution.

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Praise for Walking Out on the Boys

"A horrifying look at macho medicine in action--and Conley fears that real change remains elusive. Don't see a new doctor without reading her story first."--Laura Shapiro, Newsweek

"Everyone involved--from nurses and premeds to medical students, residents, and faculty--ought to read this book."--Margaret W. Rossiter, Journal of the American Medical Association

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Frances K. Conley, M.D.

  • Frances K. Conley is a professor of neurosurgery at Stanford University and chief of staff at the Palo Alto Veterans Health Care System. She lives in Woodside, California.
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Walking Out on the Boys

Frances K. Conley, M.D.

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