OWIMS Weekly Links & News - January 13-17

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Career Development For Women Leaders Training Program
January 13, 8am-5pm (bad weather back-up date: January 21)
360 SkillScope Assessment
Event Audience: CDWL Fellows

Cross Campus Achievement Social
January 14th at the Biotech Place from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
Event Audience: WFU & WFSM Women Faculty
Drs. Mary Lou Voytko and Paige Meltzer will be our guest speakers discussing the mentoring program and Women's Center . Childcare will be provided. Register: https://pdc.wfu.edu/event/p7235YkN32z/

Career Development For Women Leaders Training Program
February 13, 8am-5pm (bad weather back-up date: February 20)
Being Heard at the Leadership Table & Beyond
Event Audience: CDWL Fellows

View all OWIMS Leadership & Mentoring Events


Travel Fellowships: The Faculty Reach Out Program, Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine invites you to apply for a two-day workshop, April 10th and 11th - Strengthening and Promoting Diversity in Academic Medicine Applications accepted until January 15th.  For more information: http://frop.wustl.edu/application/

*SAVE THE DATE* 2014 Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar  
July 12-15-2014, Englewood, CO.  *Application will open in late February/early March.  

*SAVE THE DATE* 2014 Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar 
December 6-9, 2014, Austin, TX.  *Application will open in early September.  

Center for Creative Leadership e-Newsletter: December 2013

Accelerating Change for Women Faculty of Color in STEM: Policy, Action, & Collaboration 

The Calculus of Yes and No: How One Professor Makes Decisions About Academic Service  

Advances in leader and leadership development: A review of 25 years of research and theory

Gender, Role Models, and Specialty Choices Among Graduates of U.S. Medical Schools in 2006-2008

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OWIMS would like to thank the dedicated faculty members who are currently serving as mentors in our Mentoring Program for Women Junior Faculty.   

Congratulations to the OWIMS Mentor of the Year and
Mentoring Team Award Recipients

2013 mentor of the year

2013 mentoring team

 Cynthia Emory M.D. with her Mentor and recipient of the OWIMS Mentor of the Year Award, Patricia Petrozza, M.D.

 OWIMS Mentoring Team Award recipients, David Bowton, M.D. and Peter Morris M.D. with their Mentee, Aarti Sarwal, M.B.B.S.  (Not pictured, third team award recipient: Jason Hoth, M.D.)

MENTORING IN A MINUTE: Tips to enrich any mentoring relationship!

Take time to celebrate what you have learned during your time together, no matter how small it seems. Even "difficult" mentoring relationships can yield positive learning experiences.


Generational challenges to talent management: A framework for talent retention based on the psychological-contract perspective

A Study of Mentoring Process in the Development of Personnel in the Field of Higher Education

Academic Involvement in Doctoral Education: Predictive Value of Faculty Mentorship and Intellectual Community on Doctoral Education Outcomes

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Women's Health or Gender Differences Internship Projects Available for Spring 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: January 2014  

Breastfeeding & Feminism International Conference: Forging Partnerships for a Better Tomorrow 
March 20-21, 2014, Chapel Hill, NC
For information visit: www.breastfeedingandfeminism.org   

Women's Health 2014: The 22nd Annual Congress
April 4-6, 2014 Grand Hyatt, Washington, DC
Presented by Academy of Women's Health; Journal of Women's Health; VCU Institute for Women's Health 
Women's Health & Sex Differences Research Scientific Poster Session: in partnership with the Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)

Risk of heart disease much greater for women under 60 with diabetes 

One HPV vaccine dose 'enough' for cervical cancer prevention 

Poor physical and mental health reported by women working in Head Start programs 

Mother's ethnicity can significantly influence fertility treatment outcomes 

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