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9th Women’s Health & Sex Differences Research Day
April 11, 2018
Call for Abstracts – deadline is January 5, 2018


Women’s Health & Sex Differences Internship Opportunities
OWIMS is committed to the promotion of women’s health and we know that the recruitment of future top-notch researchers and physicians begins at the undergraduate level of college.  The Call for Departmental Internship Projects is now open.  WFBMC Principal Investigators and Project Managers who have internship opportunities for Summer 2018, in women’s health and/or gender differences research, please provide the following to 1) Contact/Sponsor name; 2)  Department; 3) Project title; 4) Project description (1-2 paragraphs); 5) Number of students project can accommodate
Visit our updated webpage for the Sponsor Checklist and details on the simplified onboarding process!


Lunch and Learn Seminar: 
Swallowing Frogs, Making Grand Gestures, Draining the Shallows, & Working like Teddy Roosevelt: Reflections on Deep Work
This presentation will cover approaches to strategic work flow, how to maximize your time, and discover how you work best.
Presented by: Erin Sutfin PhD, Sabina Gesell PhD, John Salsman PhD, Suzanne Danhauer PhD, & Lynne Wagner PhD from the Department of Social Sciences & Health Policy
January 26th, 12pm-1:30pm.  Lunch provided
Register by 1/19 to receive a calendar invitation



    Bouncing Up: A New Definition of Resilience. Julie Freischlag, MD, CEO of Wake Forest Baptist Health and Interim Dean of Wake Forest School of Medicine 
    Facts About Women's History at Wake Forest Baptist
    American Association of Medical Colleges Women in Medicine Program
    Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program    
    Office of Women's Health  
    Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR)
    Organization for the Study of Sex Differences (OSSD): an affiliate of the SWHR 
    Help Distribute Important Women’s Health Information
    Know your risk for heart attack. To learn more about heart disease, visit
    Women’s Health Statistics
    National Health Observances

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