OWIMS Weekly Links & News - July 14-18


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2014 Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar
September 5-8, 2014, Vancouver, British Columbia
This Association of American Medical Colleges popular seminar is designed for junior faculty and post docs who aspire to leadership positions in academic medicine, providing real-world guidance and tools for pursuing career advancement in academic medicine, developing key professional competencies, building skills in grant writing and communications. Register today

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

Interview with the CEO from Pepsi talking about work/home balancehttp://www.businessinsider.com/pepsico-ceo-women-cant-have-it-all-2014-7

The Bias for White Men

Of Motherhood and Tenure

Are You Reading Enough Academic Women? 

Manage Your Team’s Collective Time

Effective Time Management Strategies for Conducting Laboratory Research

Faculty Retirement: Best Practices for Navigating the Transition   

Retaining Clinician-Scientists: Nature Versus Nurture  

Leading with Humor   


Breaking the Glass Ceiling? Gender and Leadership in Higher Education 

A Longitudinal Curriculum to Address the Gender Gap in Physician Leadership   

Trailblazing women in academia: Representation of women in senior faculty and the gender gap in junior faculty's salaries in higher educational institutions   

Me, myself, and my university: a multilevel analysis of individual and institutional determinants of academic performance

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How The Founder Of Take Our Daughters To Work Day Is Working To Close The Gender Wage Gap

Mentor or Risk RejectionSome professors applying for NSF grants notice their proposals are increasingly evaluated in part on data-driven evidence of the way they work with students. Not everybody likes the trend.

How to be a Good Mentee; How to Find a Mentor

The Role of the Mentor

Do Mentors Matter in Graduating Pediatrics Residents' Career Choices?   

Student-led Mentoring Program Fostering Retention of Female Undergradu-ate Students in STEM Fields

Engaging external senior faculty members as faculty mentors

A formal mentorship program for faculty development

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Mindfulness Meditation for Professional Women 
Join like-minded women to practice free 15-minute Mindfulness Meditation guided by leaders in this field.
Dial in every Monday from May 5th to July 28th, 12:15-12:30 EST
Register at http://www.mindfulnessforwomen.eventbrite.com

Physical inactivity from age 30 most affects women's heart disease risk

Key protein behind aggressive forms of endometrial cancer

For the first time, proof of what HRT does to genes involved in breast cancer

Study finds women going through menopause need to be better supported at work

Researchers identify potential new strategy to treat ovarian cancer

Induced labor 'does not increase risk of cesarean delivery'

Breast cancer patients 'face unemployment due to chemotherapy'

HPV vaccine benefits HIV-positive women

Onsite Provision of Specialized Contraceptive Services: Does Title X Funding Enhance Access?

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