Despite protections mandated in educational environments, unwanted sexual behaviors have been reported in medical training.1-4 Policies to combat such behaviors need to be based on better understanding of the perpetrators. We characterized faculty accused of sexual misconduct resulting in institutional or legal actions that proved or supported guilt at US higher education institutions in the biomedical and health sciences.
Espinoza M, Hsiehchen D. Characteristics of Faculty Accused of Academic Sexual Misconduct in the Biomedical and Health Sciences. JAMA. 2020;323(15):1503–1505. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.1810
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