Sarah Protzman Howlett

Sarah Protzman Howlett

Leading Ladies

5280 | January 2013 | Visit the original article online

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The health-care field boasts an impressive number of women in its workforce–nationally, the profession is 73 percent female. These women are doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses, techs, assistants, and therapists. But in the C-suite? Just 18 percent are women, according to a report released last year from San Francisco—based Rock Health, a seed accelerator for digital health startups.