Professional Development Programs & Events

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  • May 2, 2018
    RIMWA Annual Meeting & Woman Physician of the Year Award Celebration

     
    2018 Woman Physician of the Year

     Angela C. Anderson, MD, FAAP
    Director, Division of Children's Integrative Therapies
    Pain Management and Supportive Care (ChiPS)
    Hasbro Children's Hospital
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Clinician Educator
    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Clinician Educator
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University


    Providence Marriott Hotel
    One Orms Street

    Providence, RI

    6:00 pm Reception
    7:00 pm Dinner & Program

    Members $55
    Non-Members $60
    Students $30

    This event is open to both the medical and non-medical communities. To reserve a seat, contact Marc Bialek, mbialek@rimed.org or 401-331-1337. Information may also be found on the RIMWA website.


  • May 3, 2018
    OWIMS Book Club discussion of
    "Lab Girl" by Hope Jahren, PhD


    8:00-9:30 am
    Alpert Medical School
    222 Richmond Street
    RIMI Commons - 3rd Floor
    Providence, RI

    To register
    please click here. Pre-registration is required.

    Note
    :  OWIMS has a limited number of copies of the book available.  If you would like one for the program, please e-mail: officeofwomeninmedicineandsci@brown.edu.

  • June 14, 2018 - OWIMS Annual Professional Development Conference

    Lifting the Voices of Women in Science
    and Medicine

    with keynote speakers:

    Layli Maparyan, PhD
    Katherine Stone Kaufman '67 Executive Director
    Wellesley Centers for Women
    Professor of Africana Studies
    Wellesley College

    Alyson McGregor, MD, MA, FACEP
    Director, Division of Sex and Gender in Emergency Medicine (SGEM) Director, Sex and Gender in Emergency Medicine (SGEM) Fellowship Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University


    Confirmed workshop topics include a deep dive into how gender influences teaching and evaluations, sexual discrimination and Title IX in science and medicine, and a panel on how roles in national societies can propel your career.  We will also be offering free professional head shots to attendees.

    7:30 - 3:30 pm

    Alpert Medical School
    222 Richmond Street
    Providence, RI   

    Check your e-mail - registration information coming soon!



  • June 21, 2018
    New House Staff Welcome Reception
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    sponsored by the offices of BioMed Faculty Administration, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, Women in Medicine and Science and The Brown Medical Alumni Association

    Refreshments ● Information ● Door Prizes ● Raffle

    5:30 - 7:30 pm

    Alpert Medical School

    222 Richmond Street

    Providence, RI

    Please RSVP by June 15, 2018.