Dr May Cohen
THE GENDER LADY
THE FABULOUS DR. MAY COHEN
Official Selection 2019 – Toronto Jewish Film Festival
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Documentary Explores Doctor’s Contribution to Women’s Health Care

Read the article

The Canadian Jewish News

February 2020

Watch the Q&A with Dr. May Cohen, Dr. Cheryl Levitt and Dr. Barbara Lent – from the McMaster Alumni September 1, 2020 screening. 

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 Gender Lady!

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

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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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.