June 13th: Annual OWIMS Professional Development Conference

Providence , RI US
June 13, 2019

The Office of Women in Medicine and Science and The Office of Continuing Medical Education present: We’re in this Boat Together: Navigating the Changing Waters of Science and Medicine - A professional development conference for faculty, trainees and house staff

The OWIMS conference is the capstone event of the Office of Women in Medicine and Science’s annual professional development series. The goal of this program is to bring together BioMed, Basic Science, and Public Health faculty, trainees, and students for an educational meeting with didactics, discussions, workshops, and networking. Promoting diversity, mentoring, collaboration, and addressing the goal of having a successful and satisfying work-life experience are also essential aspects of the conference.

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Conference Fees

$95.00 Faculty/Other conference participants
$35.00 Trainees/Residents/Fellows
$10.00 Students

Target Audience

A professional development conference for faculty, trainees and house staff.

Learning Objectives

- Discuss how changing societal trends are affecting the academic environment for scientists, physicians, and their trainees.

- Implement strategies for fostering an educational and work climate that supports faculty and student achievement regardless of gender.

- Employ practical techniques to advance their scholarly work, accelerate the impact of their professional efforts, and advocate for themselves and others. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 6.25 APA
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
  • 6.25 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
Course opens: 
05/15/2019
Course expires: 
06/13/2020
Event starts: 
06/13/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
06/13/2019 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$95.00
Rating: 
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7:30amRegistration/Continental Breakfast
8:15Welcome & Introduction
Katherine M. Sharkey, MD, PhD, FAASM
8:30

Opening Keynote Presentation

#MeToo and Creating Change – Equity, Advocacy and Inclusion
Suzanne B. Goldberg, JD
9:30Break
9:45

Breakout Session I:

A) Resources @ Brown

Alison Buckser, MPH
Vinald Francis
Julie Plaut, PhD

Jean Rainwater

Gabrielle Stranieri

B) Healthcare Finance 101
Colleen Ramos, MBA

C) Charting a Course for Your “Third Chapter” –

Experience, Wisdom, Aging and Untapped Resources
Elizabeth Toll, MD

10:45Break
11:00Discussant Panel
Towards Best Practices for Equity and Inclusion in Medicine and Science

Panelists:
Anthony A. Caldamone, MD, MMS, FACS, FAAP
Diane Lipscombe, PhD
Steven A. Rasmussen, MD, MMS
Louis B. Rice, MD
Jeremiah Schuur, MD, MHS
12:15

Keynote Luncheon:
#ThisIsOurLane: What We Can Do NOW to Stop Gun Violence

Megan Ranney, MD, MPH
1:30

Breakout Session II:

A) Worth It! A Practical Approach to Negotiation and Self-Representation

K. Carey Baker, MEd
B) Expanding Your Academic Impact through Social Media

A. Rani Elwy, PhD

C) How to Make a Podcast
Julie Roth, MD

2:30 Break
2:45Accelerating Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for Women in Medicine
Julie K. Silver, MD
3:45Let Your Light Shine* - Network with colleagues, old and new, and
have a professional head shot taken by photographer, David DelPoio.
*Slots are limited – attendees may sign up for a slot on the morning of the conference on a first come, first served basis.
Warren Alpert Medical School
222 Richmond Street
Providence , RI 02912
United States

The Alpert Medical School building is located at 222 Richmond Street. For directions: http://brown.edu/academics/medical/about/maps-and-directions

Parking: A limited number of "parking passes" will be available for our conference participants to be used in the garage next door to 222 Richmond Street. Additional details will be e-mailed to all conference registrants. Parking is available, in Lot 30, located at the corner of Richmond and Elm Streets, for faculty actively engaged in direct instruction of students or have a significant administrative role such as course director. A hang tag is required. Metered street parking is also available.  Finally, the Brown Daytime Shuttle is another option available for faculty and staff with a Brown ID. ID must be shown before boarding the van. Please do not park in the surface lots directly across the street from the medical school’s main entrance.

For more information, please visit: http://www.brown.edu/about/administration/transportation/brown-university-shuttle/brown-daytime-shuttle

Travel

Please notify the Brown CME Office or the Office of Women in Medicine and Science in writing at least two weeks prior to the conference to request reasonable accommodations.

K. Carey Baker, MEd
Training Consultant, Teaching Associate,  Department of Medicine
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Alison Buckser, MPH
Associate Director for Biomedical Affairs, Office of Foundation Relations
Division of Advancement | Brown University

Anthony A. Caldamone, MD, MMS, FACS, FAAP
Professor of Surgery (Urology); Professor of Pediatrics; Promotions Committee Chair, Surgery
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

A. Rani Elwy, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Human Behavior; Director, Implementation Science Core
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Vinald Francis
Illustration and Visual Design Specialist, Biomedical Communications
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Suzanne B. Goldberg, JD
Executive Vice President for University Life, Columbia University
Herbert and Doris Wechsler Clinical Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Director, Center for Gender & Sexuality Law & Sexuality and Gender Law Clinic

Diane Lipscombe, PhD
Thomas J. Watson Sr. Professor of Science; Director, Carney Institute for Brain Science,
Department of Neuroscience | Brown University

Julie L. Plaut, PhD
Assistant Dean of the College; Director of Faculty Engagement and Research
The Swearer Center | Brown University

Jean Rainwater
Interim Associate University Librarian for Digital Technologies | Brown University 

Megan Ranney, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Health Services, Policy & Practice, Brown University School of Public Health
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director and founder, Brown Emergency Digital Health Innovation (EDHI) Program

Colleen Ramos, MBA
Vice President of Finance, Women & Infants Hospital

Steven A. Rasmussen, MD, MMS
Mary E. Zucker Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior; Chair,
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Brown University

Louis B. Rice, MD
Joukowsky Family Professor of Medicine; Chair,
Department of Medicine
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Brown University
Physician-in-Chief
Rhode Island and The Miriam Hospital
President, Brown Medicine

Julie Roth, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Medical Science,
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director of Women’s Neurology,
Rhode Island Hospital

Katherine Sharkey, MD, PhD
Assistant Dean of Women in Medicine and Science;
Associate Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry & Human Behavior
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Jeremiah Schuur, MD, MHS
Department of Emergency Medicine; Chair
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Physician-in-Chief,  Emergency Medicine;
Rhode Island, Hasbro Children’s, The Miriam & Newport Hospitals
President, Brown Emergency Medicine

Julie K. Silver, MD
Associate Professor; Associate Chair and Director of Cancer Rehabilitation
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Spaulding Rehabilitation Network

Gabrielle Stranieri
Communications Manager
Advance Clinical and Translational Research (Advance-CTR)
Brown University

Elizabeth Toll, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 6.25 APA
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
  • 6.25 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/15/2019
Course expires: 
06/13/2020

Price

Cost:
$95.00
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