OWC From Our Office to Yours..
 
2018 August 17
 
             

The Office for Women’s Careers (OWC) at MGH is a branch of the Center for Faculty Development (CFD) and was created to foster a gender equitable environment to assure that women faculty will be given the same opportunity as men faculty to succeed in research and clinical careers.

  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  Annual Women
  in Medicine
  Month Lecture

  Panel Discussion:
  Claflin Distinguished
  Scholar Awards

  ANNOUNCEMENTS

  Mid-Career
  Women Faculty
  Leadership
  Development
  Seminar

  Early Career
  Women Faculty
  Leadership
  Development
  Seminar

  Executive Leadership
  in Academic
  Medicine Program


WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. Annual Women in Medicine Month Lecture on Sept 12-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series
    Co-sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers and MGH Human Resources

In commemoration of Women in Medicine month, the annual lecture features a leader in academic medicine, sharing advice on career success and advancement.

"An Interwoven Journey: Women's Health and Advancement of Women Faculty"

Speaker: Kathryn M. Rexrode, MD, MPH, Chief of the Division of Women's Health in the
  Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Director of the Office for Women's
  Careers, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard
  Medical School

Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Faculty with HMS appointments, please click here to register.

Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2. Panel Discussion: Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards on Sept 25-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Co-sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers and the Office for Research Career Development

Would you like to know more about the Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards?

These awards are designed to provide bridge funding for junior faculty women to sustain research productivity during the child-rearing years, with the intention of advancing women in academic medicine.

This discussion will cover:
  • Information on how the award can help advance your career
  • Advice from recent Claflin Scholars
  • Tips on putting together your best application
  • Resources to help you apply

Panelists: Esther E. Freeman, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology;
   2017 Claflin Award Winner
   Gina R. Kruse, MD, MS, MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine; 2016 Claflin
   Award Winner

   Karen K. Miller, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine; Co-chair, ECOR review committee;
   1999 Claflin Award Winner
Moderator: Nancy A. Rigotti, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine; Director, Office for
   Women’s Careers

Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.


ANNOUNCEMENTS


1. Mid-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar from Dec 1 - 4-
    Sponsored by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

The Mid-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar is a three-and-a-half-day seminar designed to enhance the knowledge and skills necessary to support progress along the path to leadership in academic medicine and science.

Date: December 1 - 4, 2018
Location: Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center, Atlanta, GA
Applications are due Wed, Sep 12.

Click here for more information.

2. Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminars in 2019-
    Sponsored by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

The Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar is a three-and-a-half-day seminar that will present a foundation for modeling leadership behavior, assist in creating individual leadership goals, and provide an opportunity to receive mentorship on career-building skills.

Upcoming Seminars-

Date: February 2 - 5, 2019
Location: Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine, San Diego, CA
Call for applications will begin in late August.

Date: July 27 - 30, 2019
Location: Ritz-Carlton St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Call for applications will begin in mid-February 2019.

Click here for more information.

3. Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program for Women–
    Sponsored by the 2018 Hedwig van Amerigen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program for     Women (ELAM)

Thanks to an OWC collaboration with the MGPO, limited funding is available to support ONE MGH faculty member who is accepted into the program.

ELAM is a faculty development program for emerging women leaders in academic medicine. ELAM offers an intensive one-year program of leadership training with extensive coaching, networking and mentoring opportunities aimed at expanding the national pool of qualified women candidates for leadership in academic medicine, dentistry and public health. This program is open to experienced faculty at the HMS ranks of Associate Professor or Professor.

Candidates for ELAM will need to apply through HMS for nomination before applying directly to the ELAM program. The HMS nomination process will open in September, and the final ELAM application will be due in January 2019.

Click here for additional information.

Please contact the Office for Women’s Careers (womens.careers@partners.org) for more information regarding the opportunity for funding.

 

Office Phone #s:

  OWC Main:
    617.724.5229
  CFD:
    617.724.0818
  OCC:
    617.724.1382
  ORCD:
    617.643.1606
  Fax:
    617.726.0568

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