Table 2

Characteristics of international clinician educators by gender

Characteristic Males, n=205 Females, n=69 p Value
n (%)n (%)
Age, years0.002*
 30–3930 (14.8)23 (33.3)<0.001
 40–49120 (59.1)37 (53.6)0.48
 50–5941 (20.2)5 (7.3)0.014
 60+12 (5.9)4 (5.8)0.99
Marital status<0.001*
 Single16 (7.9)19 (28.0)<0.001
 Married/partnered185 (91.1)47 (69.1)<0.001
 Divorced/widowed2 (1.0)2 (2.9)0.25
Children<0.001*
 None14 (8.4)14 (28.0)
 Less than 21 years153 (91.6)36 (72.0)
Residency/postgrad training0.59*
 USA/Canada51 (24.9)13 (18.8)0.31
 UK/Europe35 (17.1)13 (18.8)0.74
 Other119 (58.0)43 (62.3)0.53
Fellowship training0.046*
 USA/Canada63 (30.7)11 (15.9)0.10
 UK/Europe38 (18.5)13 (18.8)0.96
 Other104 (50.7)45 (65.2)0.037
ACGME specialties
 Hospital based44 (24.6)11 (18.3)0.34
 Medical81 (45.2)38 (63.3)0.013
 Surgical54 (30.2)11 (18.3)0.08
Surgical specialty, excluding OB/GYN49 (90.7)4 (36.4)<0.001*
 OB/GYN5 (9.3)7 (63.6)
Country of current employment0.12*
 Qatar59 (28.8)19 (27.5)0.84
 Singapore94 (45.9)24 (34.8)0.11
 United Arab Emirates52 (25.4)26 (37.7)0.05
  • 2 p value is for the whole group comparison.

  • ACGME, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education; GYN, gynecology; OB, obstetrics.