OWIMS Weekly Links & News - May 26-30
& CAREER DEVELOPMENT
UPCOMING OWIMS LEADERSHIP & MENTORING EVENTS
Early Career Development Program for
June 4, 8am-12pm
Personal Presentation (etiquette, social networking, professional image); Self
Care; Positive Psychology
Event Audience: ECDPW Fellows
Graduation Reception: Career
Development for Women Leaders Program and Early Career Development Program for
June 4, 12 pm-1 pm
Audience: CDWL & ECDPW Graduating Fellows and Their Department Chairs &
View all OWIMS Leadership & Mentoring Events
Center for Creative Leadership e-Newsletter: April 2014; May 2014
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS:
The Thirteenth Annual Janet L. Norwood Award For Outstanding
Achievement By A Woman In The Statistical Sciences
The Section on
Statistical Genetics and the Department of Biostatistics in the School of
Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) are pleased to request
nominations. The award will be conferred on Wed 9/10/2014. The award recipient
will be invited to deliver a lecture at the UAB award ceremony, and will
receive all expenses, the award, and a $5,000 prize. More details are available here (pdf). Deadline for receipt of
nominations is Fri 6/27/2014.
ADEA International Women's Leadership Conference
place September 14-16, 2014 in Spain.
*SAVE THE DATE* 2014 Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar
December 6-9, 2014, Austin, TX.
*Application will open in early September
Developing Effective Communication Skills in Yourself and Others Leads to
Balance between Work and Family – How to Avoid Missing Out
Search Firms Exclude Women
Give It To
Us Straight: Your Soft Feedback Isn’t Helping Us
Challenges Facing Early Career Academic Cardiologists
Mentoring: Developing Personal Learning Networks
Managing Opportunities and
Challenges of Co-Authorship
OTHER EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS
Upcoming Sex Differences and Gender Medicine seminar
to Death: Insights into Heart Failure in Women”
Gretchen Wells, MD, PhD, Medical Director,
Inpatient Cardiology; Director, Women’s Cardiovascular Program
9, 5-6 pm in the Lock Library, OB/GYN, 4th Watlington.
Sponsored by: Regenerative Medicine, Comparative Medicine, Obstetrics &
Gynecology, School of Medicine Offices of Women’s Health Research and Women in
Medicine and Science, and the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Office of
Mindfulness Meditation for
Join like-minded women to practice free15-minute Mindfulness
Meditation guided by leaders in this field.
Dial in every Monday from May 5th to July 28th,
Register at http://www.mindfulnessforwomen.eventbrite.com.
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