Office of Women in Medicine and Science
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the Fall Flier of OWIMS Events
Career Development for Women Leaders Program
First session: September 13 (10am-5pm) on Team Building
Event Audience: CDWL Program participants
Career Development Workshop for
Women Faculty, Residents, Fellows, Students and APPs
September 19, 9:00-Noon 1:00-4:00 (repeat)
Networking lunch (provided) for AM & PM
workshop participants, Noon-1pm
Conflict Is Not a Dirty Word
International Keynote/Motivational Speaker, Corporate Trainer & Author
Ms. Fox will delve into the CONFLICT chapter of her new book Finding Your Moxie: Myths and Lies Successful Women Kick to the Curb. In person attendees, limited to 50 per session, will receive a free copy of the book.
Video conference is also available if unable to attend in person. Please note your preference when registering (required), by September 14, 2016. Register here: http://j.mp/28ROqDH
and Learn Seminar Open to All Faculty
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.
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