SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — For years men had dominated the medical field, particularly when it came to becoming a doctor. That was the case at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine.
“Women were not applying to medical school and we think that might be because women might have been told that, well if you want a family, don’t go into a high powered career if you want children,” Dr. Mary Nettleman, Dean of Sanford School of Medicine said.
It used to be two-thirds of the students were men, but not anymore. Now it’s more like 50-50. What changed? We’ll tell you in tonight’s Eye On KELOLAND at 10 p.m.