Professional Development Programs & Events

OWIMS Professional Development Programs and Events

  • May 24, 2017
    2017 Rhode Island Medical Women's Association Annual Meeting
    and Woman Physician of the Year Award Celebration - honoring

    Penelope Hill Dennehy, MD
    Professor and Vice Chair of Pediatrics
    The Alpert Medical School of Brown University
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital

    6:00pm Reception
    7:00pm Dinner & Program
    Providence Marriott Hotel
    One Orms Street
    Providence, RI

    Members $55
    Non-members $65
    Students $30

    Please see announcement flyer below for registration details.
    Questions? Please email:
  • June 15, 2017 (7:30am-3pm)
    12th Annual OWIMS Professional Development Conference
    Achieving Equity in Medicine and Science - An Era of Change

    • Morning keynote speaker:
      Catherine DeAngelis, MD, MPH
      University Distinguished Service Professor Emerita
      Professor Emerita, Johns Hopkins University Schools
      of Medicine and Public Health
      Editor in Chief Emerita, JAMA
    • Luncheon keynote speaker:
      Vanessa Britto, MD, MSc
      Medical Director, Wellesley College Health Service
    • Panel discussion presentations, breakout sessions,
      book-signing and more

      Location: Alpert Medical School
      222 Richmond Street
      Providence, RI

    To view the program brochure and to register on-line
    Questions? Please e-mail:

  • June 22, 2017
    New House Staff Welcome Reception - by invitation only
    Alpert Medical School
    222 Richmond Street
    Providence, RI
    To rsvp
    Questions? Please contact Mat Bolton at 401-863-7361 or by email at