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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

5th ADEA International Women's Leadership Conference
Taking place September 14-16, 2014, in Barcelona, Spain.

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

Mindfulness in the Age of Complexity   

Mind Your Career: Why Mindfulness is at the Core of a Successful Career    

Coaching the Toxic Leader   

The One Thing You Can Change to Be Happy   

Vision Statement: The Words We Use  

Vision Statement: Signs of the Times   

Vision Statement: The Story of the First Charts, in Three Charts

Vision Statement: The Whys and Wherefores of Executive Pay     

How to Deal with Objections like a Boss: Your Four Step Plan to Rock Your Next Presentation   

Committing to Purpose Can Provide Real Results for Women Leaders    

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Under Revision. Understanding and finding mentorship: A review for junior faculty

Mentorship Corner

The Impact of Mentoring on the Self-Perceived Personal and Professional Success Of African American Women Graduates of a Midwestern University

A Checklist for the Development of Faculty Mentorship Programs

Invisible but Essential: The Role of Professional Networks in Promoting Faculty Agency in Career Advancement

A Tale of Two Sexes

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FWW Research Awards: FWW Research Awards target early funding for small, short-term studies with promise for improving medical knowledge in women's health with emphasis on cardiovascular disease, top female cancers, the role of hormones in disease and stage-of-life health issues such as pregnancy and menopause and topics disproportionately affecting women.  This may include disease prevention and/or treatment; identifying gender differences; and/or improving quality of life health concerns.  For more information and to apply please go to: http://thefww.org/research-awards/Due August, 15th.

FWW Fellowship Awards: To improve women's health we must invest in the future.  FWW's Fellowship Awards recognize and support MD/PhD students and junior investigators (fellows, residents, assistant researchers) working at accredited U.S. medical institutions on women's health related research. For more information and to apply please go to:   http://thefww.org/fellowship-awards/. Due August, 15th.

Scientists advise caution with regard to "three parents and a baby" artificial insemination method

Young depressed women 'more likely to suffer heart attack'

Stroke prevention in women; chronic hepatitis C and liver cancer screening

Gender-specific research has 'improved heart disease diagnosis in women'

To prevent stroke in women, start young

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