OWIMS Weekly Links & News - September 23-27
UPCOMING OWIMS LEADERSHIP EVENTS
Career Development For Women Leaders Training Program
October 7, 8am-5pm
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The Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar is a three-and-a-half-day program designed for women holding medical school appointments at the associate professor level, and holding leadership positions within their discipline, department or institution. Assistant professors and full professors may be considered based on experience. This year's seminar will take place December 14-17 in Austin, TX. The online application period will close on October 1, 2013.View Event Fees; View Event Summary; View Event Agenda
You are cordially invited to attend the 14th Annual Alma Dea Morani, M.D. Renaissance Woman Award Presentation,sponsoredby the Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine
Honoring: Florence P. Haseltine, Ph.D., M.D.
Thursday, October 10, 2013, 4:00-6:00 pm, Lister Hill Center Auditorium, National Library of Medicine
8600 Rockville Pike, NIH Building 38A, Bethesda, MD 20894
Register Here; Learn more about the Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine
American Medical Women's Association (AMWA) is now accepting nominations for their 2014 National Awards, which recognize exceptional contributions to medicine and to AMWA. Deadline for nominations is October 15, 2013.
Center for Creative Leadership e-Newsletter: September 2013
9 Habits of Productive People
10 Ways to Overcome Impostor Syndrome
A call for servant leadership Kathrine O'Farrell
Quality In-Training Evaluation Reports-Does Feedback Drive Faculty Performance?
Leadership in Academic Medicine: Executive Coaching: A Worthwhile Investment for Physicians and Scientists
Kim O'Grady, Male Consultant, On 'How I Discovered Gender Discrimination':Kim O'Grady had a lot of trouble finding a job until he made one small change to his resume -- adding "Mr." in front of his name.
Why Men Need Women
How Administrators Measure Their Success
The Reply to Email Overload? Prioritize - Or Turn It Off
Why So Many Leadership Programs Ultimately Fail
Hedging Your Bets: Universities that fail to develop the next generation of academic leaders do so at their own peril.
The Baby Penalty
Once Upon a Time at the Office: 10 Storytelling Tips to Help You Be More Persuasive
Perspectives: The Importance of Gender Diversity in Health Care & Leadership
When Leaning In Doesn't Pay Off Does "leaning in" pay off differently for men and women?
From Faculty to Chair A senior administrator recalls the lessons he learned the first time he led a department.
MENTORING IN A MINUTE: Tips to enrich any mentoring relationship!
Mentors - be careful that you don't fall into the trap of "rescuing" your mentee. It is much more effective to give them the tools to solve problems on their own.
Mentees - look to your mentor for information, not solutions!
ITEMS OF INTEREST:
Experiences of Mentors Training Underrepresented Undergraduates in the Research Laboratory
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SAVE THE DATES for following Domestic Violence Awareness Month Activities
- 7 Reasons Employers Should Address Domestic Violence
- September 1-October 31:Collecting the following for survivors in shelter and transition: sheets, comforters, blankets, bedspreads, towels, shower curtains, small rugs, pillows-all sizes; For little ones: diapers, Pull-Ups®, wipes, crib sets, sippy cups, bibs, formula (check expiration dates). We can only accept new items in these categories. Drop off at Family Services, Inc., 1200 S. Broad. St.
- September 24-26, 19th annual symposium on child abuse & neglect, presented by the Children's Advocacy Centers of North Carolina. Lake Junaluska, NC. http://cacnc.org/19th_Annual_CACNC_Symposium_MDT.pdf
- September 28:Walk a Mile in Her Shoes www.walkamiletriad.org Gentlemen, get your high heels ready (Stilettos, pumps, slippers, flats, sandals, flip-flops, go-go boots, platforms, wedges and pink high-tops all qualify.)
- October 1 or October 2, 9: 00 AM-4:00 PM: Chief John Guard, Pitt County Sheriff Department and Kit Gruelle, Advocate and National Trainer will present Domestic Violence Basics for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Personnel in Winston-Salem. Register through the North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence at www.nccadv.org. For additional information contact The Safe Relationships Division of Family Services, Inc., (336) 722-8173.
- October 4, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM: Domestic Violence Awareness Month Day of Unity: a commemorative celebration honoring survivors and victims of domestic violence homicide at Family Services, Inc., 1200 S. Broad Street. Local survivors will join us to share their experiences. The Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation will be given by Winston-Salem City Council South Ward Representative, Molly Leight. For additional information, contact The Safe Relationships Division of Family Services, Inc. at (336) 722-8173.
- October 9, 7:45 AM-8:45 AM: The Annual Meeting of the Domestic Violence Community Council at Family Services, Inc., 1200 S. Broad St. Representatives from Safe Alliance of Mecklenburg County will share their community successes with us. R.S.V.P. is required by Monday, October 7 to email@example.com or to (336) 722-8173.
- October 17, 12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Home Free Luncheon featuring domestic violence survivor, Mildred Mohammad www.homefreenc.com
- October 18, 6-8pm Unmask the Violence Pig Pickin' Fundraiser at the First Christian Church, Kernersville. This event will feature a barbeque dinner, entertainment, a silent auction, and a cake and dessert auction. All proceeds benefit Next Step Ministries Domestic Violence Shelter in Kernersville. For more information call 413-7054. Admission $15 per ticket http://members.kernersvillenc.com/events/details/unmask-the-violence-pig-pickin-fundraiser-255
- October 22, 6pm:Fall Volunteer Training, The Safe Relationships Division of Family Services, Inc. is currently recruiting volunteer advocates for the domestic violence and sexual assault programs. For more information please contact Kenyetta Richmond at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (336)722-8173. Completed application packet, interview and background check required for attendance.
- October 30, 11:00 AM-2:00 PM: Panel Discussion: Domestic Violence and the African-American Community Performance by Authoring Action. Located at WSSU, Anderson Center Dillard Auditorium
- November 6, 8:30-2, When Domestic Violence Comes to Work, **MOVED From** September 25, 1200 S. Broad Street, Winston Salem. Register in advance online: email@example.com or call 336-722-8173. Fee: $35 - pay the day of training. Space is limited.
- DV Screening Pocket Cards Available! OWIMS, in conjunction with Family Services and the WFBMC Forensic Nurse Unit, has created tip cards to assist with the screening of potential domestic violence victims. These laminated tip cards, designed for practitioners to carry in their pockets, contain behaviors to look for, questions to ask, steps to take if the patient is a DV victim and contacts for referrals and questions. If you would like a card for yourself or several for your department, please contact OWIMS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Breastfeeding & Feminism International Conference: Forging Partnerships for a Better Tomorrow
March 20-21, 2014, Chapel Hill, NC
For information visit: www.breastfeedingandfeminism.org
Call For Papers: We invite you to submit an abstract for review and consideration. Send your abstracts as a word document, attached to an email to email@example.com with the subject line: "BFF Conference". Please submit by October 1, 2013.
Academy of Women's Health Call for AbstractsWomen's Health 2014: The 22nd Annual Congress
April 4-6, 2014 Grand Hyatt, Washington, DC
Presented by Academy of Women's Health; Journal of Women's Health; VCU Institute for Women's Health
Women's Health & Sex Differences Research Scientific Poster Session: in partnership with the Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)
Who Should Submit: We invite researchers at all levels to submit abstracts on current and emerging issues in women's health and sex differences including basic, clinical, translational, behavioral, epidemiologic, disparities, and health services research. In addition, we welcome abstracts on innovations in education and career development for health researchers. Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2013
BPA may be linked to infertility in women
Estrogen may influence location of women's fat
Personalized risk calculator for women's cancers
Self-evaluation of menopausal symptoms underestimates true burden, Pitt study finds
Removing a woman's ovaries during a hysterectomy for noncancerous diseaseGender gap in stroke treatment likely due to delay by women seeking care