University of Wisconsin–Madison

Archive: Dr. Susan C. Pitt Inspires Thousands with Twitter Message

Our own Dr. Susan C. Pitt has inspired female surgeons around the world to participate in the Twitter challenge #NYerORCoverChallenge and #ILookLikeASurgeon. The social media challenge comes after the release of The New Yorker’s Health, Medicine & the Body Issue, whose cover features four female surgeons hovering over an operating table. It has sparked the conversation of the challenges women face in both professional and day to day life.

Read the New Yorker article and UW Health article here.