WIMS Visiting Professor Day

Oct 14 2021 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Event Category: 
Women in Medicine and Science

9-10 am Wellness Workshop
"Leading Real, Hectic, and Often Crazy Lives: Tips for Improving Weight
and Energy Management"
Amanda Nighbert, Registered Dietitian

10-11 a.m.
Roundtable Discussion for Mid- to Late-career Faculty
“Momentum for Promotion to Professor: Leveraging Your Strengths for
New Directions in Your Career”
Sanda Despa, PhD, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences
Wendy Jackson, MD, Associate Dean for Admissions
Katherine McKinney, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Michele Staton, PhD, Behavioral Science

Noon-1 p.m.
Mid-day Keynote
“Setting Your Leadership Journey in Motion"
Geraldine McGinty, MD, MBA, FACR

2-3 p.m.
Workshop with Dr. McGinty
“Maintaining Momentum: Leadership Lessons Learned”

3-4 p.m.
Roundtable Discussion for Early Career Development
"Starting an Early Career in Academia: Proactive Approaches for Building Milestones"
Meera Gupta, MD, Surgery
Ese Ighodaro, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic Resident and UK alumna
Courtney Kloske, PhD Candidate, Physiology
Jacqueline Leachman, PhD Candidate, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences

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