Dr. Natasha Karp on Sexual Dimorphism

Premiere DateJul 5, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:44 Dr. Natasha Karp
02:57 Surprising Findings
03:58 Focus on Males in Medical Research
06:00 No Benefit in Separating Male and Female in Experiment Conduction
07:05 Areas of Medicine Most Affected
08:37 Taking Sexual Dimorphism Into Account
10:22 Outro
11:04 Flying Apart Los Colognes
15:58 Finish

Dr. Natasha Karp joins the show to discuss her recent study on sexual dimorphism, or the under-representation of women in medical research studies and trials.

Dr. Natasha Karp is a senior staff physician at Astra Zeneca and the author of “Prevalence of sexual dimorphism in mammalian phenotypic traits,” recently published in Nature Communications.

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