OWIMS Weekly Links & News - August 19-23
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ITEMS OF INTEREST:
GWIMS Watch Quarterly Newsletter: Summer 2013
Positions Announcements from ELAM
Center for Creative Leadership e-Newsletter: August 2013
Call for Applications: AAMC 2013 Creating and Implementing Strategic Plans Workshop,A Workshop Sponsored by the Group on Institutional Planning
September 19, 2013 at Westin Washington DC City Center. Make reservations by August 28, for group rate.
This workshop is intended for staff and faculty who have a role in developing and implementing strategic plans. Sessions are designed for beginners as well as experienced planners. This meeting is open to all employees at AAMC member institutions. View agenda, travel, and hotel information.
2013Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar
September 20-23, New Orleans, Louisiana
For the program agenda, meeting facts and registration material, visit the meeting website.
Register by August 16, 2013 to be eligible for the early bird rate.
Learn *Serve * Lead 2013. The AAMC Annual Meeting the signature learning and networking event for academic medicine.
November 3, 2013 in Philadelphia, PA
The meeting theme is "The Change Imperative": How does academic medicine need to change; How can we. Learn more
Passion and Purpose - Why Leadership Means Following Your Heart
Relationships are Everything in Businesses
A Deeper Layer of Diversity: Exploring Multicultural LGBT Identity at Work
Transgender Professional Women: Authenticity and Transitioning in the Workplace
Next Gen Allies - How to Make a Difference for LGBT Colleagues
Double Jeopardy or Professional Advantage? LGBT Women at Work
Peer Relationships: Key Factor in Retaining Mid-Career Women
Success as a Journey: Work Life Trailblazers Discuss Big Dreams
ATTENTION OWIMS MENTEES!
Take this opportunity to nominate your Mentor(s) for the OWIMS Mentor of the Year Award. For those of you who returned a Pre-nomination form with your annual survey earlier this year, thank you! If you have any changes that you'd like to make, please feel free to send in an updated form.
To nominate your Mentor, just complete the Pre-nomination form. Definitions for the mentoring roles are included. Nominees will be selected based on the strength of the information provided on the form. If your Mentor is selected as a nominee, you will be contacted by the Mentoring Program Manager and additional information may be requested. Please read the form carefully, as additional information is included there.
DEADLINE FOR NOMINATION: MONDAY, AUGUST 26
DATE FOR AWARD SOCIAL: TBD
Please take a few minutes to honor your mentor. If you have any questions about the award or awarding process, please don't hesitate to contact Diana Cornelison at email@example.com or 713-4222.
STEM Faculty and Parental Leave: Understanding an Institution's Policy within a National Policy Context through Structuration Theory
Evolution of Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development Offices in US Medical Schools: A 10-Year Follow-up Survey
Building Diversity in a Complex Academic Health Center
The Early-Career Consultation Psychiatrist: The Give and Take of Mentorship
ITEMS OF INTEREST:
Women's Health or Gender Differences Internship Projects Available for Fall 2013: 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.
Persistent Genital Tract HIV-1 RNA Shedding After Change in Treatment Regimens in Antiretroviral-Experienced Women with Detectable Plasma Viral Load
Pregnancy Test Taking Is a Correlate of Unsafe Sex, Contraceptive Nonadherence, Pregnancy, and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Adolescent and Young Adult Women
Obesity and Risk of Breast Cancer Mortality in Hispanic and Non-Hispanic White Women: The New Mexico Women's Health Study
Brainwash Magazine Scorns Airbrushed Images http://womensenews.org/story/media-stories/130622/brainwash-magazine-scorns-airbrushed-images
Jessica Barlow, founder of Brainwash magazine, doesn't use airbrushed images in Brainwash and seeks to require all magazine to publish a disclosure statement. The article explores how airbrushed images in magazines impact women and girls.
Period Symptoms by Decade: The article chronicles a woman's menstrual cycle by age and what to expect. http://www.realsimple.com/health/first-aid-health-basics/period-symptoms-00100000100922/index.html
The Enormous Opportunity In Educating And Empowering Girls
Are Medical Students Aware of Their Anti-obesity Bias?
Through the Eyes of a Survivor: A Pilot Study to Examine the Use of a Photovoice-based Support Group for Women Survivors of Family-Based Interpersonal Violence