Women’s Task Force

10th Annual Women’s Health Research Symposium

10th Annual Women’s Health Research Symposium

Posted by  | Research

The Johns Hopkins Women’s Health Research Group will host the Women’s Health Research Symposium on Tuesday, May 9 to showcase research collaborations across Johns Hopkins’ schools of medicine, public health and nursing. This year’s symposium will mark the group’s official transition to becoming the Johns Hopkins Center for Women’s Health, Sex and Gender Research, whose(...)

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Lessons from the AAIM Women in Leadership Development Forum

Lessons from the AAIM Women in Leadership Development Forum

Posted by  | Administration, Leadership, Vice Chair Contributors

On October 20, six women faculty, supported by the DOM, attended the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM), Women in Leadership Development Forum. The program focused on practical skills development as well as on strategies for creating a supportive environment that allows diverse faculty to thrive. The skills workshops included Crucial Conversations, Resilience and Sustainability(...)

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Networking with the Women’s Task Force

Networking with the Women’s Task Force

Posted by  | Administration

On Wednesday, August 17, the Task Force on Women’s Academic Careers held a meet and greet to welcome new women faculty and fellows. Over 40 women attended the event. The Task Force holds periodic networking and career development events during the course of the year and a formal annual dinner in the spring. Upcoming events include(...)

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Women’s Task Force Annual Dinner

Women’s Task Force Annual Dinner

Posted by  | Administration, Leadership

This year's Annual Women's Task Force dinner proved to be not only an excellent networking event for women, but an inspiring evening full of meaningful conversation between faculty, staff, residents and fellows as well as our institution's leaders. The event took place on Tuesday, May 31 at the Center Club in Baltimore where keynote speakers Andrea Cox,(...)

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Celebrate National Women Physician Day!

Celebrate National Women Physician Day!

Posted by  | Administration

Today, Wednesday, Feb. 3, marks the first-ever National Women Physician Day in honor of Elizabeth Blackwell's 195th birthday. Blackwell was the first woman to receive a medical degree in America, opening the door for women to pursue a career that had not previously been available to them. It is clear today that the tides have(...)

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Catherine DeAngelis Lecture and Presentation of the Vice Dean’s Award for the Advancement of Women

Catherine DeAngelis Lecture and Presentation of the Vice Dean’s Award for the Advancement of Women

Posted by  | CME

The 2016 Catherine Deangelis, MD, MPH, Visiting  Lectureship for Women in Medicine and presentation of the Vice Dean’s Award for the Advancement of Women will take place on Monday February 8, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in the Chevy Chase Auditorium. Lisa Ishii, M.D., M.H.S., co-chair of the Committee on the Status of Women, associate professor(...)

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Women’s Task Force Events and Updates

Posted by  | Administration

The Department of Medicine’s Task Force on Women's Academic Careers in Medicine (TF) was created in 1990 with the goal of identifying career obstacles facing women and working with departmental leadership to develop solutions. This work includes supporting the needs of women fellows and residents in the department. The Fellow Committee on the Task Force is(...)

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