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Career Development For Women Leaders Training Program
May 9, 8am-5pm
Strategies for Creating & Sustaining Diversity
Event Audience: CDWL Fellows

Early Career Development Program for Women
May 12, 8am-5pm
Clinical Trials Budgets; Grant Budgets; Basic Finance; PeopleSoft Basics
Event Audience: ECDPW Fellows

Being Heard at the Leadership Table & Beyond
May 16, 8:30 am-3:30 pm 
Susan Miller, PhD, CCC, Principal & Founder of Voicetrainer, LLC; Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Georgetown University Medical Center; and certified speech-language pathologist
Lunch provided. 
Event Audience: OWIMS Mentees and ECDPW/CDWL Fellows
Dr. Miller specializes in presentation skills, refinement of the speaking voice, anxiety reduction, accent refinement and treatment of the injured voice.  For over 30 years she has helped professional speakers, radio and news personalities, and entertainers maximize their impact every time they speak. Dr. Miller writes and speaks about vocal power, vocal health, and communicating powerfully.
The workshop cost is $15 (checks made payable to WFHS).  Registration required.  RSVP to Natalie Barrett at by May 1. 

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OWIMS Mentor of the Year and Mentoring Team Award Recipients

 Petrozza Patricia H

2013 Mentor of the Year Recipient:

Patricia Petrozza, M.D.


 Hoth James Jason

2013 Mentoring Team of the Year Recipient:

Jason Hoth, M.D.

Associate Professor 
Surgical Sciences, General Surgery

 Bowton David L

2013 Mentoring Team of the Year Recipient:

David Bowton, M.D.

Professor and Section Head 

 Morris Peter E

 2013 Mentoring Team of the Year Recipient:

Peter Morris, M.D.

Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Immunologic Medicine

Congratulations to All!




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