About

THE OFFICE OF WOMEN IN MEDICINE AND SCIENCE (OWIMS)
Dedicated to the advancement of women faculty, residents, students and trainees in the Division of Biology and Medicine at Brown University and The School of Public Health at Brown University, the Office of Women in Medicine and Science (OWIMS) serves to network women in medicine and science at all levels.  The office offers educational programs to meet the needs of its many constituencies.  

The Office’s primary areas of focus are:

  • Professional advancement of women faculty, house officers, students and trainees
  • Career planning
  • Professional/faculty development
  • Mentorship programs
  • Networking
  • Recognition programs for women in medicine and science
  • Promotion of diversity and gender equity
  • Women’s health research and education