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!
OWIMS is excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Suzanne Danhauer as our new Associate Director.
Please join us in congratulating her!
2016-2017 OWIMS Departmental
Liaison list confirmed
the Fall Flier of OWIMS Events
and Learn Seminar Open to All Faculty, Staff and Students
October 26, Noon-1:00 pm (lunch provided)
The Importance of Parental Leave: Learning from Bank of
America’s new Parental Leave Policy
Erika Ross, SVP, Benefits Executive, US Health, Wellness and Life Management, Bank
Bank of America believes that the way they value
and support their employees is a reflection of who they are as a company.
The bank works to provide resources and programs to support employees in the
moments that matter most – including when they welcome a new child into their
family. In this session, learn about the enhancements Bank of America
made in 2016 to its Parental Leave program.
Video conference is also available
if unable to attend in person.
Registration required by October 19 at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=W4XL3LN8R9. Event held on the main medical center campus.
This event will take place on the main campus of
WFBMC. Location provided via calendar invitation after registration.
Career Development for Women Leaders
November 4, 8am-5pm
Event Audience: CDWL Program participants
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn
Seminar Open to All Faculty, Staff & Students
Gender Medicine: Concepts and
Sarah Berga, MD, Professor and Chair of Obstetrics and
Gynecology, Executive Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women's Health
Video conference is also available if unable to attend in person.
Registration required by November 10 at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=7TACTCPRAP.
Social Open to All Women
November 30th, 4:00-5:30 pm
Women’s Achievement and Mentoring Award
Registration required by November 25 at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=HELHMW3TKM.
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 www.hearttruth.org.
Women’s Health Statistics
National Health Observances