Office of Women in Medicine and Science
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
Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of Neurobiology & Anatomy
The Office of Women in Medicine and Science (OWIMS) is seeking Abstract
submissions for Women’s Health and Sex Differences
The title of the event is “The Gender Gap: Pain & Addiction”
and it will be held on April 6th, 2017, at the Bowman Gray Center
for Medical Education. Abstracts are
due by December 16, 2016.
All faculty, students (medical,
graduate, PA, and other), medical residents
and post-doctoral fellows are encouraged to submit abstracts (new or recycled)
for consideration for oral or poster presentation. While
all women’s health and sex differences abstracts are encouraged, special
consideration will be given for submissions with specific focus on pain or
addiction. The top 5 Abstracts will be selected for a 5 minute
oral presentation during the afternoon between 2-2:30pm on April 6th. Prizes
will be awarded for the top oral presentation, top student poster and top
resident/post-doctoral student poster (faculty submissions not eligible for
For more information or to submit your abstract, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
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Women’s Health Statistics
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