OWIMS Weekly Links & News - October 17-21

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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.  Preliminary agenda.
CME credit is available for eligible participants.  Now Accepting Applications
The online application period will close on October 20, 2016.

One 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=9F9FKM8RNAContact us when you submit your application at owims@wakehealth.edu

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Lunch and Learn Seminar Open to All Faculty, Staff and Students
October 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
Bank of 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.  This event will take place on the main campus of of WFBMC.  Location provided via calendar invitation after registrations.

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Seminar Open to All Faculty, Staff & Students
NOTE 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.

Social Open to All Women Faculty and Mentoring Program Participants
November 30th, 4:00-5:30 pm
Women’s Achievement and Mentoring Award Social
Registration required by November 25 at  https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=HELHMW3TKM.

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Integrative Leadership

Women's Careers in Biomedical Sciences: Implications for the Economy, Scientific Discovery, and Women's Health

Experiences and Perceptions of Full-Time, Non-Tenure-Track Faculty at a Four-Year University

An Integrated Framework for Gender Equity in Academic Medicine

An organizational-development approach to implementing mentoring partnerships: Best practices from physician programs.

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