Donate to the Office of Women in Medicine and Science (OWIMS)
Thank you for visiting the Office of Women in Medicine and Science Donation Page. We appreciate your interest and hope you decide to help us impact the health and professional development of women by making a donation to the Center.
The mission of OWIMS are to:
- foster and facilitate excellence and innovation in women's health research;
- to enhance the recruitment, rentention, professional development, and promotion of women faculty; &
- to provide education about issues and research in women's health.
To accomplish our missions we have a Research Program, a Leadership & Mentoring Program, and an Outreach Program. Each of these Programs is engaged in providing educational programs and enrichment opportunities.
- Sponsorship of the Women’s Health Seminar Series and Women's Health Research Day
- Sponsorship of research poster awards to Medical Students, Residents and Faculty
- Funding of women's Health pilot grants: $15,000 minimum to fund one project (donations collected until total is reached)
- Scholarships to female faculty to attend national professional development meetings/ workshops/training sessions, for instance AAMC; ELAM; and SELAM
- Sponsorship of professional development workshops at WFSM for female faculty, residents & staff and women in the community
- Purchase of mentoring materials for Women Junior Faculty Mentoring Program participants and general professional development materials for women faculty
- Fund medical education workshops for healthcare providers
- Fund community outreach opportunities
The Office of Alumni Affairs and Development collects gifts and donations for WFSM. To make a donation or gift to OWIMS, visit the site listed below.
Make your gift/donation to the Office of Women in Medicine and Science by visiting: https://www.wakehealth.edu/OnlineGift.htm.
In order for your gift to reach us, be sure to list the Office of Women in Medicine and Science in the Gift Designation section. To designate how your women’s health designated gift is spent by OWIMS, please see the What Would My Donation be Used For section above and list your choice in the next box.
We hope we have answered all your questions about how and why to donate to OWIMS. If you would like to speak to us directly about any unanswered questions you may have, please feel free to contact us.