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.
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February 26, 2020
Lunch and Learn Seminar
Time: 12 to 1 p.m.
Location: Onyiuke Dining Room
Guest Speaker: Blanka Rogina, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Genetics and Genome Sciences and Director of Genetics and Developmental Biology Graduate Program, UConn Health
Topic: I’m Not Dead Yet! Lessons from Indy Flies How to Live a Healthier and Longer Life