Women Scholars Initiative
for the Advancement, Recruitment, and Retention of Women
November 14, 2008 Eminent Scholar Award: Catherine D. DeAngelis, M.D., M.P.H.
Catherine D. DeAngelis, MD, MPH, Editor-in-Chief of JAMA and Scientific Publications and Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, presented her seminar and received the 2008 MUSC Eminent Scholar Award.
October 31, 2008 Seminar: How to Mentor a Woman: Concrete Strategies for Success
Jeb Hallett, MD, Clinical Professor of Surgery, MUSC, Director of the Roper Hospital Heart and Vascular Center and Former Associate Dean of Faculty at the Mayo Clinic, presented his seminar “How to Mentor a Women: Concrete Strategies for Success.”
October 31, 2008 Workshop: Linda Austin
Lina Austin, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, MUSC, Director, Office of MUSC University Communications, CEO of MedYouNet, LLC and Author of the book “What’s Holding You Back: Eight Critical Steps for Women’s Success” presented her workshops “Motivation: Creating Your Strategic Plan Risk Taking vs. Nest Building: Building Your Academic Portfolio Focusing on Your Intellectual Development” and “Creative Problem Finding: How to Identify a Great Problem that Defines Your Career Path.”
October 10, 2008 Seminar: Research Programs and Resources
MUSC Department of Medicine presented information on new programs developed to improve and increase grant funding, mentorship and resource sharing.
September 24, 2008 Colloquium: Women Scholars Initiative Update
Rosalie Crouch, Ph.D., and the Women Scholars Initiative committee presented a summary of the initiative and discussed next steps with the audience. A networking reception followed the program.
July 11, 2008 Seminar: Personnel Management
Abby Swanson Kazley, Ph.D. addressed general management practices for use in multiple settings. Dr. Kazley discussed establishing appropriate employee relationships, employee motivation, positive work place and difficult situations
June 6, 2008 Seminar: Using EndNote to Make Writing Easier
Seminar with Dr. Teri Lynn Herbert
May 23, 2008 Seminar: Grants Management
Susan Green and Ted Blevins of the MUSC Office of Research and Sponsored Programs “FAQs on Grants Process” (ppt)
April 30, 2008 Seminar: Co-sponsored “NIH Perspectives on Women’s Health Research”
Dr. Vivian Pinn, Associate Director for Research on Women’s Health and the Director of the NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health
April 4, 2008 Seminar: Stress Management and Fitness
Jennifer Wells, Personal Trainer from Blue Fish Fitness Center
March 21, 2008 Co-sponsored a Special Colloquium on Women’s Health Research and Women in Science and Medicine
Dr. Cheryl Kitt, Deputy Director, Center for Scientific Review at NIH
March 6, 2008 Colloquium: Women in Leadership Colloquium of Deans
Deans' Bio List (pdf)
February 7, 2008 Colloquium: Dr. Stephen M. Lanier, Associate Provost for Research