Dr May Cohen
THE GENDER LADY
THE FABULOUS DR. MAY COHEN

Cancelled due to COVID 19

at Hot Docs presented by
The Toronto Jewish Film Society
March 15, 2020

Screenings

Official Selection 2019 – Toronto Jewish Film Festival
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Documentary Explores Doctor’s Contribution to Women’s Health Care

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The Canadian Jewish News

February 2020

The Gender Lady!

 The People’s Choice Award - The Chosen FilmToronto Jewish Film Festival logo

Upcoming Screening

We have an upcoming screening of The Gender Lady – The Fabulous Dr. May Cohen on March 15 at the Toronto Jewish Film Society.

CANCELLED due to COVID 19

Synopsis

For over 60 years, she has advocated powerfully in Canada and internationally for women’s reproductive rights, women’s health and women physicians’ advancement — and in the end, for us all.

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Dr Brian Goldman’s June 14 interview with
Dr May Cohen.

Dr May Cohen: “You have to be prepared to stand up and fight.”

The Making of The Gender Lady

In April 2016 , Dr. May Cohen was inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame. This struck us as a very big deal in medical circles: disproportionately few women physicians and even fewer women family physicians have been recognized in this way.