OWIMS Weekly Links and News - October 10-14
OWIMS is Excited to Announce the Appointment of DR. SUZANNE DANHAUER as our New Associate Director. Please join us in
2016-2017 OWIMS Departmental
Liaison list confirmed: http://www.wakehealth.edu/School/OWIMS/Liaisons.htm
The Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development
Seminar is an engaging and comprehensive program designed for women physicians and
scientists at the associate professor level* and holding leadership positions
within their discipline,
and considering leadership positions within their discipline,
department, or institution.*Assistant
and Full Professors will be considered based on experience.
This three and a half-day program provides an
introduction to the knowledge and skills needed to support progress along the
path to leadership in academic medicine. The program consists of
general sessions and concurrent workshops.
CME credit is available for eligible participants. Now Accepting Applications
The online application period will close
on October 20, 2016.
To view the preliminary agenda, please click here.
Scholarship from the Office of
Faculty Affairs and Office of Women in Medicine and Science will be offered to
cover all the costs of attending this conference. Apply for the scholarship by 5pm on October
20th, at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=LKL7CC9A9F. Contact
us when you submit your application at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lunch and Learn Seminar Open to All Faculty, Staff and Students
26, Noon-1:00 pm (lunch provided to the first 100 who register)
The Importance of Parental Leave: Learning from Bank of
America’s new Parental Leave Policy
Erika Ross, SVP, Benefits Executive, US Health, Wellness
and Life Management, Bank of America
America believes that the way they value and support their employees is a
reflection of who they are as a company. The bank works to provide
resources and programs to support employees in the moments that matter most –
including when they welcome a new child into their family. In this
session, learn about the enhancements Bank of America made in 2016 to its
Parental Leave program.
Video conference is also available
if unable to attend in person.
Registration required by October 19 at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=W4XL3LN8R9.
Lunch and Learn Seminar Open to All Faculty, Staff & Students
NEW DATE: November 16, Noon-1:30 pm
Gender Medicine: Concepts and Lexicon
Sarah Berga, MD,
Professor and Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Executive Director of
Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women's Health Services
Video conference is also available if unable to
attend in person. Registration required by November 10 at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=7TACTCPRAP.
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