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Ontario emergency room chief who hired no female doctors for 16 years resigns amid probe

Jan 31, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)
Board and Executive Moves

A once-celebrated emergency department chief has resigned his position, five weeks after a Globe investigation revealed allegations from more than 20 doctors relating to gender discrimination and questionable billing practices.

Marko Duic didn't hire a single female physician for 16 years, first as chief of St. Joseph's Health Centre in Toronto and subsequently as chief of Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, Ont.

Physicians who worked with Dr.Duic said he favoured male tra...