Dr Rebecca Grossman is a specialist registrar in general surgery, with an interest in upper gastrointestinal/bariatric surgery. As well as being a regional junior doctor representative to the Medical Women’s Federation, she is editor assistant of the British Journal of Surgery, and curator of the Roux Library Twitter feed. She is committed to promotion diversity and equality and has a blog on the subject [https://rebgross.wordpress.com]. She has given presentations on Women in Surgery to school and university students, and junior doctors. She has written for the The Bulletin of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, The Guardian, The New Statesman, and Womanthology.