Group on Women in Medicine and Science

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Welcome to GWIMS

GWIMS logo.jpgThe mission of the University of Mississippi Medical Center's Group on Women in Medicine and Science (GWIMS) is to advance the full and successful participation and inclusion of women faculty and learners within academic medicine. The local UMMC chapter will focus on the four GWIMS goals of gender equity, recruitments and retention, awards and recognition, and career advancement.


Upcoming events

GWIMS Workshop

“Leadership and Careers: Examining Intersections Through Personal Narratives”

  • Dr. Anita Navarro, Chief of Staff, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Noon-1 p.m. Jan. 18, 2019
  • Where: Student Union Ballrooms A-D

"The Power of Utilizing Temperaments to Enhance Your Leadership Capabilities"

  • Luanne Throndyke, MD, Professor of Medicine, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Student Union Ballroom A-B - lunch following the workshop
  • Click here to register

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GWIMS board members

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