Hundreds at Leading New York Hospital Call for ‘Culture Shift’ (Medscape)
“Almost 300 faculty and staff members of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City have signed a letter to the board of trustees calling for a “culture shift” in light of a lawsuit alleging sex and age discrimination at the institution. More
than 260 medical students and 200 alumni have signed similar letters. ” – Medscape reports.
The letter #TimesUpMountSinai, involving our Joint Action clients, can be read on Medium.
“The lawsuit alleges behaviors of bullying and misogyny that are not consistent with the values of our institution,” the faculty and staff letter, published online Thursday, reads. “We believe that decisive action is necessary to send a clear message that our
institution is committed to equity, accountability, and mutual respect.”