OWIMS Weekly Links & News - April 21-25
& CAREER DEVELOPMENT
UPCOMING OWIMS LEADERSHIP & MENTORING EVENTS
Heard at the Leadership Table & Beyond
May 16, 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Susan Miller, PhD, CCC, Principal & Founder of Voicetrainer, LLC; Assistant
Professor of Otolaryngology, Georgetown University Medical Center; and
certified speech-language pathologist
Event Audience: OWIMS Mentees and ECDPW/CDWL Fellows
Dr. Miller specializes in presentation skills, refinement of the speaking
voice, anxiety reduction, accent refinement and treatment of the injured
voice. For over 30 years she has helped
professional speakers, radio and news personalities, and entertainers maximize
their impact every time they speak. Dr. Miller writes and speaks about vocal
power, vocal health, and communicating powerfully.
workshop cost is $15 (checks made payable to WFHS). Registration required. RSVP to Natalie Barrett at email@example.com by May 1.
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*SAVE THE DATE* GRAND,
GREAT Group and Postdoctorate Leaders Section Annual Professional Development
September 18-20, 2014,Fort Worth, TX
We invite medical school research and research training leaders- research
deans, deans of clinical research, graduate deans, postdoctoral program
directors, and training program administrators, and those with an interest in
advancing research education and training- to join us. Development Meeting will
be available in June at www.aamc.org/meetings
Please note: We are planning to host a Careers in
Medicine and Medical Research: Recruitment Fair and Workshops on the afternoon of Saturday, September 20th. If
you would like to learn more about this recruitment opportunity or are
interested in participating, please contact Irena Tartakovsky at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Toronto Centre
for Faculty Development, New and Emerging Academic Leaders (NEAL) Program is
accepting applications for the 2014-2015 class!
Academic leaders are often promoted into roles based on their academic
expertise with little, if any, leadership development. The NEAL program is specifically designed to
fill that gap. For more information review their brochure: http://www.cfd.med.utoronto.ca/programs/NEAL_Brochure7.pdf The deadline is April 22, 2014 (for early
bird tuition rate) and June 2, 2014 (final deadline).
ADEA International Women's Leadership Conference
place September 14-16, 2014, in Barcelona, Spain.
GWIMS Calls for Award
and Steering Committee Nominations- Nominations
are now being accepted and will be presented at the November AAMC Annual
Meeting in Chicago. To learn more about the awards, visit the GWIMS
Awards page. The deadline for nominations is June 2. To
view the instructions for submitting a nomination, please visit: Information on Submitting a Nomination.
The deadline for nominations is April 30.
Applications Open for
Executive Development Seminar for Interim and Aspiring Leaders
The AAMC is now accepting applications for the Executive Development Seminar
for Interim and Aspiring Leaders, held in Washington, D.C., May 1-2. The
seminar aims to increase the leadership skills of faculty in academic medicine
and science who are aspiring to permanent leadership positions or have recently
obtained a new leadership position. The seminar focuses on the core areas of
organizational culture and management, interpersonal and interorganizational
communication strategies, new leadership strategies for managing talent, and
other critical leadership skills. Click
here to review the agenda, speakers, and application information. For
questions, contact Diana Lautenberger at email@example.com.
W. Nickens Awards - Commemorating 15 Years of Leadership in Health Equity
Now soliciting nominations for
the annual Herbert W. Nickens Presidential Award, the Nickens Faculty
Fellowship and the Medical Student Scholarships Awards. Nominations for the
three awards must be received by May
2, 2014. For detailed information visit www.aamc.org/initiatives/awards/.
SAVE THE DATE! 2014
Spring Executive Leadership Summit - Soaring on the Winds of Change...
Leadership Conversations in the Windy City
May 9 - May 10, Chicago,
The WESH Program Committee is hard at work arranging a dynamic event program featuring
prominent keynote speakers and workshop offerings.
Visit www.weshleadership.org for updates as they
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS:
The Thirteenth Annual Janet L. Norwood Award For Outstanding
Achievement By A Woman In The Statistical Sciences
The Section on
Statistical Genetics and the Department of Biostatistics in the School of
Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) are pleased to request
nominations. The award will be conferred on Wed 9/10/2014. The award recipient
will be invited to deliver a lecture at the UAB award ceremony, and will
receive all expenses, the award, and a $5,000 prize. More details are available here (pdf). Deadline for receipt of
nominations is Fri 6/27/2014.
Perceived Discrimination Is Associated with Reduced Breast and
Cervical Cancer Screening: The Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
Impostor Syndrome: Academic Identity Under Siege?
How Successful People Stay Calm
The Professor Is In: Here's My Application, Take 2
LeanIn.org and Getty Aim to Change Women's Portrayal in Stock
Changing the ConversationCould
having families now be as disadvantageous to men's academic careers as women's?
Study raises possibility.
Philosophy of Sexism?U. of Colorado releases
extraordinary report about sex bias and incivility in department, and brings in
outside chair to change the culture. Move comes in a discipline regularly
criticized for lack of support for women.
‘Happy to Help’ Can Have an Impact on Your Career
Beyond a Definition Toward a
Framework for Designing and Specifying Mentoring Models
Help Junior Faculty Members Achieve Scholarship Success
Mentoring: Shaping A Program
Nothing New Under the Sun: Of Mentors, Mentees, and Common
OTHER EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS
Women's Health or
Gender Differences Internship Projects Available for Summer 2014: Researchers at WFBMC are seeking
undergraduate students. Visit our Internship Page for more information. These are unpaid internships; students are
looking for experience and/or class credit.
Journal of Women’s Health: April 2014
articles from the New England Journal of Medicine
- FDA Approval of
Doxylamine–Pyridoxine Therapy for Use in Pregnancy PDF
- Late Outcomes of a
Randomized Trial of High-Frequency Oscillation in Neonates PDF
after lung cancer diagnosis in women linked to hormone therapy
birth control pills may increase risk of multiple sclerosis
maternal mortality in developing countries could extend women's life expectancy
in reproductive ages
'increases risk of miscarriage, stillbirth and ectopic pregnancy'
associated with stroke in women but not men
Young women with
BRCA1 mutation 'should remove ovaries earlier'
The use of
maternal oxygen during labor: clinical opinion published