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  Welcome to the Office of Women in Medicine and Science (OWIMS) website. 
Please visit the pages in the left hand column to find out more about OWIMS!


Congratulations to the OWIMS 2016 Mentor of the Year

Godwin Shively Lema Tome and Zhu

Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of Neurobiology & Anatomy


    Event of Interest


    The 2017 Maya Angelou International Women’s Health Summit: A State, National and Global Priority
    Thursday, March 2, 2017 - Saturday, March 4, 2017, 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM Add to Calendar
    Novant Health Conference Center, 3333 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem
    To Register$140 for 3 days.  CME available - registration is higher


    Upcoming OWIMS Events

    Download the Spring 2017 Flier

      Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Opportunity Open to Everyone
      Cognitive decline and cognitive impairment in older women: risk factors and interventions

      February 21, 11:30-1pm
      Mark Espeland, PhD, Professor of PHS-Biostatistical Sciences 
      Registration required by February 17 at



      American Association of Medical Colleges Women in Medicine Program   
      Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program   
      Society for Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (SELAM)   
      Office of Women's Health  
      Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR)
      Organization for the Study of Sex Differences (OSSD): an affiliate of the SWHR 
      Help Distribute Important Women’s Health Information
      Know your risk for heart attack. To learn more about heart disease, visit
      Women’s Health Statistics
      National Health Observances

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