The mission of the GWIMS is to advance the full and successful participation of women in all roles within academic medicine, and to provide a venue for women to participate in advancing the AAMC mission to improve the nation’s health.
The GWIMS aims to serve a national forum to advance women’s success in medicine and science by addressing gender equity, recruitment and retention, awards and recognition, and career advancement.
5th Annual Symposium Ceremony
Date: May 1, 2017
Keynote Speaker: Jill Morris, Ph.D., Program Director at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), Bethesda, MD
Topic: "Women in Biomedical Careers"
Seminar: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Massey Auditorium
Reception: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Academic Lobby
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