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
Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering, in conjunction
with the Office of Women in Medicine and Science and Office of Faculty Affairs,
are hosting a Perry Initiative event on February 18, 2017 at Biotech Place.
This hands-on program is designed to promote interest in the fields of
orthopaedic surgery and biomedical engineering for high school women. Complete the short application at http://perryinitiative.org/programs/student-online-application/. Application deadline is January 18th.
Career Development for
Women Leaders Program
January 13, 8am-5pm (Inclement weather back-up date: January 18)
Event Audience: CDWL Program participants
Early Career Development Program for
January 23, 8am-5pm (inclement weather back-up date:
Imposter Syndrome (Mental Models) and
Event Audience: ECDPW Program participants
Lunch and Learn Opportunity Open to All Faculty,
Staff, House Staff, Post Docs, & Students (MD, PA, Graduate and other)
by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Maya Angelou Center for Health
Happened and What Happens Next: Race,
Gender, and Making America Great Again
January 27, 12:00-1:30pm. Lunch provided to the first 100 who register.
PhD, Maya Angelou Presidential Chair, Executive Director Pro
Humanitate Institute, Founding Director Anna Julia Cooper Center, WFU; TV Host,
Public Figure, Author
Event takes place on main Medical Center Campus. Or attend via Lync Online meeting.
required by January 20 at https://redcap.wakehealth.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=JEK884MJFF. Calendar invitation with complete event details
to be provided after registration.
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