Professional Development Programs & Events

OWIMS Professional Development Programs and Events

  • March 23, 2017 
    OWIMS Annual Networking Event - by invitation only
    5:30 - 7:30 pm
    Gasbarro's Wines
    361 Atwells Avenue
    Providence, RI

    For more information, please e-mail the
  • March 30, 2017
    OWIMS Book Club Group - reading and discussion of:
    "I Know How She Does It - How Successful Women
    Make the Most of Their Time" by Laura Vanderkam
    8-9:30 am (Session I)
    5:30-7pm (Session II)
    Alpert Medical School
    222 Richmond Street - RIMI Commons (3rd floor)
    Providence, RI

    **Pre-registration is required.**
    To register for a session slot, please click here.
    Questions? Please e-mail:

  • May 4, 2017
    OWIMS Professional Development Program
    Karen Gordon Mills
    Senior Fellow, Harvard Business School
    and the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government
    Harvard Kennedy School of Government

    8-9:30 am
    222 Richmond Street, Case Study Room 280
    Providence, RI
    Details to follow.

  • 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
      Medical Director, Wellesley College Health Service
    • Panel discussion presentations, breakout sessions,
      book-signing and more
    • Location: Alpert Medical School
      222 Richmond Street
      Providence, RI

    More details and registration information to follow.
    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