Contents: Personal PerspectivesHidden Costs of Motherhood in MedicineFarid, Huma MDAuthor Information Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Corresponding author: Huma Farid, MD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; email: email@example.com. Financial Disclosure The author did not report any potential conflicts of interest. The author has confirmed compliance with the journal's requirements for authorship. Peer reviews and author correspondence are available at http://links.lww.com/AOG/B600. Obstetrics & Gynecology: December 2019 - Volume 134 - Issue 6 - p 1339-1341 doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003575 Buy Metrics Female physicians, in particular those with children, face barriers to promotion and leadership positions in academic medicine. © 2019 by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.