Professional Development Programs & Events

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  • November 30, 2017
    OWIMS Book Club
    Alpert Medical School - 222 Richmond Street


    The Offices of Women in Medicine and Science (OWIMS) and Continuing Medical Education (CME) cordially invite you to join us for our first book club of the 2017-2018 academic year.

    We will be discussing Double Bind: Women on Ambition edited by Robin Romm, a Brown alumna. Double Bind is an anthology on women and ambition. One of the contributing authors is Yael Chatav Schonbrun, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University.

    Session I - 8:00 - 9:30 am
    3rd floor - RIMI Commons, Alpert Medical School, 222 Richmond St.

    Session II - 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    2nd floor - Student Academy, Alpert Medical School, 222 Richmond St.

    Pre-registration is required. To register for a time slot, please visit here.

  • December 5, 2017
    4:30 - 6:00 pm
    The Offices of Women in Medicine and Science, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, Continuing Medical Education and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior cordially invite you to a special presentation of

    From Bias to Opportunity

    Guest presenter:
    Molly Carnes, MD, MS
    Jean Manchester Biddick Professor of Women’s Health Research
    Director, Center for Women’s Health Research
    Professor, Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry, and Industrial & Systems Engineering
    Director, VA Women’s Health Program
    Co-Director, Women in Science & Engineering Leadership Institute (WISELI)
    University of Wisconsin-Madison

    4:30-5:00pm Registration/Light Refreshments
    5:00-6:00pm Presentation/Q & A

    To Register


  • December 14, 2017
    OWIMS/CME Professional Development Series Program
    Leadership Timelines for Women in Science & Medicine

    8:00 - 9:30 am
    Alpert Medical School - 222 Richmond Street
    Case Study Room 270

    Guest speaker:
    Sharon Rounds, MD
    Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
    Professor of Medicine and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University

    To Register

  • June 14, 2018
    14th Annual OWIMS Professional Development Conference
    7:30 - 3:30 pm
    Alpert Medical School - 222 Richmond Street
    Details: TBA


  • June 21, 2018
    New House Staff Welcome Reception
    5:30 - 7:30 pm
    Alpert Medical School - 222 Richmond Street
    Details: TBA