Advancing Women in Leadership - Creating Your Own Success
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM (PDT)
You are invited to a half-day women’s leadership conference with the goal of enhancing leadership skills, fostering communication with the university and professional networking.
This exciting and innovative event includes lunch at noon and table discussions with senior OHSU women in clinical medicine, education, administration and research (location: Collins/Goudy rooms). The keynote speaker is Dr. Patricia Hurn, Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation from The University of Texas System Office of Health Affairs, followed by an interactive session on negotiation with Dr. John Saultz, Professor and Chair of Family Medicine at OHSU, and a panel discussion with current leaders in various disciplines at OHSU.
Reception with light hors d’oeuvres and networking at 4:30 p.m.
The conference is open to ALL faculty, staff and students.
Note: This information is available in alternative formats upon request. If you need a reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in this event please contact John Ng at 503-494-3009 no later than five business days prior to the event. (An accommodation will not be assured if a request is not made in a timely manner.)
When & Where
Women in Academic Medicine Committee (WAM)
The Women in Academic Medicine Committee was established as a standing committee of the School of Medicine in 1993 to address issues of concern to women faculty including career advancement, career satisfaction, participation by women on decision-making bodies at OHSU, pay equity, discrimination, and parenting and schedule flexibility issues. The perspectives of women medical and graduate students and residents are sought. Recommendations from the committee are designed to benefit all members of the School of Medicine.