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Past CMS-WIMS Events

"Information is Power: What Women Should Know about Menopause and Brain Health"

March 19, 2024

Pauline Maki, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Obstetrics & Gynecology
Senior Director of Research, Center for Research on Women & Gender
Director, Women's Mental Health Research Program
University of Illinois at Chicago


“Leadership Pathways and Cultivating Leadership” Presentation and Panel Discussion

March 13, 2023

Archana Chatterjee, MD, Monika Waszczuk, PhD, Nandita Gupta-CMS M2

"Understanding Gender Bias Today: Debunking Cultural Myths and Strategies to Address Them"

March 22, 2022, Noon - 1:00 PM

About the Event: In honor of Women's History Month 2022, please join Chicago Medical School Women in Medicine and Science (CMS-WIMS) for a presentation by Diana M. Lautenberger, M.A., Director for Gender Equity Initiatives, Association of American Medical Colleges.

"Career Advancement and the Importance of Mentoring and Coaching" Presentation and Discussion

November 3, 2021

Dr. Judy Potashkin, Assistant Dean for Faculty Appointments and Recognition, discusses pathways for Career Advancement and Promotion as well as the importance of mentoring and coaching, with Dr. Nutan Vaidya, Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs and Equity, and Dr. Mildred M.G. Olivier, Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion.

Women in Science and Healthcare (WiSH) Symposium

Intersectionality Under the Microscope: Gender and Race in Health and Healing

WiSH Symposium poster

Visit the WiSH webpage for more information.

Support for Women with Families and Elder Care

July 14, 2021

"Personal Perspectives on Women in Academic Medicine"

Guest Speaker Vivian W. Pinn, MD

March 30, 2021

Sponsored by the Marshall A. Falk, MD ’56 Memorial Lecture

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