Women In Health IT

Anne Wojcicki CEO 23andMe

23andMe CEO and Co-Founder Anne Wojcicki

By Bernie Monegain 07:32 am April 23, 2017
This approval is expected to open the floodgates for more direct-to-consumer tests for disease risks.
women in technology

The gender gap in STEM fields has widened since the 1980’s, when 37 percent of all computer science graduates in the U.S. were women. Today, that number is a mere 18 percent, according to a new IBM study. Photo courtesy of IBM.

By Bernie Monegain 02:58 pm April 19, 2017
IBM partnered with Boston College Center of Work & Family on research to highlight IBM’s longstanding pro-women perspective.

Hillary Clinton addresses the 2017 Professional BusinessWomen of California Confence in San Francisco on March 28. YouTube

By Bernie Monegain 05:13 am April 10, 2017
Hillary Clinton came out of the woods and onto the stage at the 2017 Professional BusinessWomen of California Conference in San Francisco on March 28.
Trump eliminates Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces order

Photo via @Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 03:34 pm April 09, 2017
President Donald Trump signed an executive order that revoked the 2014 Fair Pay and Safe Worklplaces order put in place by his predecessor former President Barack Obama.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at Women in the World Summit

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the audience April 6 at the Women in the World Summit in New York City.

By Bernie Monegain 07:59 am April 09, 2017
Trudeau, a self-proclaimed feminist, on working with President Trump, de-stigmatizing mental health and appointing women to corporate boards to improve decision-making.

HIMSS North America Executive Vice President Carla Smith

By Joyce Lofstrom 03:35 am April 06, 2017
A recognized healthcare executive and thought leader who leads HIMSS North America, Executive Vice President Carla Smith, has been named as one of the Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT by Health Data Management.
Melania Trump

First Lady Melania Trump presents one of 13 International Women of Courage Award to Sharmin Akter, the Bangladeshi girl who successfully resisted her family’s efforts to marry her off at the age of 15.

By Bernie Monegain 11:29 am March 30, 2017
The awards, which Trump gave at the U.S. State Department, honor women who have overcome injustice to transform society. 

Danielle Brown, Intel’s chief diversity and inclusion officer – Intel photo

By Bernie Monegain 07:58 am March 28, 2017
In taking stock of the year just past, Intel executives found diversity and inclusion are driving evolution and reinvention.

President Trump convened a roundtable of women entrepreneurs and business owners March 27 at the White House.

By Bernie Monegain 07:08 am March 28, 2017
President Trump, Vice President Pence and Ivanka Trump met March 27 at a roundtable of business women and entrepreneurs. Meeting in the Roosevelt Room in the West Wing of the White House, the president, reading from prepared remarks, offered promising comments and compliments.

Accenture Chairman and CEO Pierre Nanterme and Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO, North America, are working on closing the gender gap in technology.

By Bernie Monegain 02:34 pm March 27, 2017
New research from Accenture concludes technology can help women advance at work and help close the gender pay gap.

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