Events and Opportunities

Upcoming events    

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Past events

Speaker: Dr. Sasha Shillcutt, “Between Grit and Grace: Leading as a Woman”
6 pm to 7pm on June 2, 2021 (Zoom)

#HeForShe: Recruiting Men in the Fight for Gender Equity and Inclusion
Speaker: Dr. Michael Sinha and Dr. Stephanie Mueller
noon to 1 pm on April 12, 2021 (Zoom)

Workforce and Patient Care Disparities in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Speaker: Dr. Julie Silver
9-10 am on April 14, 2021 (Zoom)

WiMS and OWL Leadership Session with Ellen Zane, Management Pearls: Important Lessons Learned Along the Way
1-2pm on February 25, 2021 (via Zoom)

Speaker: Nupur Amin “Setting Boundaries”
December 7, 2020

Promotion Process Overview Workshop
5:30-7pm on November 30, 2020

Special Speaker: Kara Curry, MD on The Hidden Culture of Female to Female Physician Hostility  
June 9, 2020

Special Speaker: Irina Buhimschi, MD Inventorship, Patients, and Intellectual Property: Why Women in Particular Should Care 
May 18, 2020 (via Zoom)

Special Speaker: Israela Abdah Brill-Cass, Esq. 
Professional Powerhouse: Workplace Negotiation and Navigation
December 5, 2019

WiMS Mentorship Series 
Topics have included the role of peer mentorship, wellness, and work-life integration
September 7, 2016; April 23, 2018; November 7, 2019

Tufts Medical Grand Rounds. Women in Academic Medicine: Evidence Based Strategies for Equity
Dr. Laura Baecher-Lind
November 1, 2019

Annual WiMS' Pearls of Wisdom Round Table Event with Feedback from Attendees of the AAMC/HMS/AMA Leadership Conferences
March 23, 2017; March 29, 2018; August 29, 2019, July 29, 2020

Standing Up for Yourself without Knocking Others Down (aka managing challenging conversations at work and elsewhere)
Israella Brill-Cass, Boston Law Collaborative
September 26, 2016; June 11, 2019

Tufts Medical Grand Rounds. Challenges Faced by Female Physicians: A Cross-Specialty Panel Discussion
Sajani Shah, MD; Dallas Reed, MD; Deborah Blazey-Martin, MD, MPH; Karen Freund, MD, MPH; Josephine Hernandez, MD; Craig Best, MD, MPH
February 1, 2019

Dr. Paula Gutlove: Negotiating Leadership Success- Skills and Strategies
October 10, 2018

Elizabeth Goss: Career Navigation while Managing your Visa

August 2, 2018

Helen Boucher, MD: Non-linear Career Path
July 24, 2018

Margaret Roberts, PhD: Leadership and Personality
May 31, 2018

Dr. Rachel Buschbaum: Presentation Matters
May 22, 2018

Dr. Barbarajean Magnani: Highlighting Her Journey to Chair and Pathologist-in-Chief
April 5, 2018

WorkSmart Negotiation Workshop 
In collaboration with the City of Boston and the American Association of University Women (AAUW)
June 20, 2016; September 15, 2016; March 7, 2017; February 27, 2018

Predicting Your Leadership Success: A Checklist to Inventory your Skills and Readiness
Deborah Saltman, MD, PhD
November 1, 2017

How to Initiate a Job Search and Prepare your CV and Cover Letter
October 5, 2017

Eradicating Microaggressions in your Workplace
Ranna Parekh, MD, MPH, Director of the Division of Diversity and Health Equity.
September 28, 2017

Leading Change Workshop
Maria Blanco, Ed.D, Associate Dean for Faculty Development, TUSM
August 8, 2017

Tufts Academic Promotion Workshop
June 6, 2017

Book Club: The Queen of All Poisons
5-6pm on December 9, 2020 

Fitness and Nutrition Presentation by Dr. Mithila Vullaganti: Maintaining our baseline and interrupting the collateral impacts of COVID-19 crisis on our health
April 30, 2020 

Mindfulness with Ashley Norwood 
June 25, 2018; July 15, 2019

Annual WiMS Week of Wellness
Various events including clothing donation, yoga, meditation, emergency kit assembly, and social luncheon.
December 5-9, 2016; December 11-15, 2017; December 10-14, 2018; December 16-20, 2019


Instructors have included Angela Caggianelli, MPH & Tracy Affonso 
May 17, 2017; November 8, 2017; Spring & Summer 2018

WiMS Family Picnic

October 9, 2017; April 28, 2018 

Work-Life Balance Workshop
Dr. Mary Ahn, UMass Medical School
August 29, 2016, December 7-9, 2020

Screening & Discussion of the film "Picture a Scientist"
Screening 3/5 to 3/7 with Discussion on March 8, 2021 from noon to 1pm

Personal Branding Workshop with Christine Fiske
January 21, 2021

Women in Medicine Month Remote Trivia & Social
September 17, 2020

National Women's Physician Day Event
February 25, 2019; Feb 3, 2020

Annual Women in Medicine Month Wine Tasting and Networking Social 
June 28, 2017; September 13, 2018; September 11, 2019

Annual Women in Medicine Month Tabling Event
September 7, 2018; September 10, 2019