In Reply We appreciate the comments of Wu and colleagues, who shared insights from their own lived experiences to enhance the understanding of the phenomena we investigated in our survey study.1 The findings of that study showed that both male and female oncologists highly valued attending conferences.1 We identified childcare as an important barrier to meeting attendance.
Identify all potential conflicts of interest that might be relevant to your comment.
Conflicts of interest comprise financial interests, activities, and relationships within the past 3 years including but not limited to employment, affiliation, grants or funding, consultancies, honoraria or payment, speaker's bureaus, stock ownership or options, expert testimony, royalties, donation of medical equipment, or patents planned, pending, or issued.
Err on the side of full disclosure.
If you have no conflicts of interest, check "No potential conflicts of interest" in the box below. The information will be posted with your response.
Not all submitted comments are published. Please see our commenting policy for details.
Knoll MA, Jagsi R. Additional Factors in the Association of Gender and Parenthood With Conference Attendance—Reply. JAMA Oncol. Published online November 21, 2019. doi:https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.5022
Browse and subscribe to JAMA Network podcasts!
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: