Past Events

Annual Events:

  • Women’s Weekend (spring – for prospective students)
  • WIMS Kickoff (fall)
  • Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® - Walk to End Domestic Violence (fall)
  • Mentorship Symposium (spring)

On-Going Events:

  • Lunch & Learn Series
  • Professional Development Series
  • Careers Over Coffee – Informal meetings with various specialists over coffee or lunch
  • Journal Club – Small groups discussions about articles and books relevant to women in the medical field
  • Sister Supply – A collection of pads and tampons for women who are homeless and/or living in poverty

Previous Lunch & Learn Series Topics:

  • Medical HERstory – A History of Women in Medicine and Science
  • How To Be Good To Yourself – The Importance of Self Care
  • Serving the Underserved – How to Give Back when you’re Maxed Out
  • Step 1 Student Panel: Current students provide M2’s with advice and support for Board Prep

Previous Professional Development Series Topics:

  • Interview Skills 101- Throw What You Thought Out the Window
  • Tips for Giving a Good Talk - Before, During, and After
  • Women Helping Women Succeed – CV Workshop
  • The Elevator Pitch – How to convey who you are in 30 seconds or less
  • Breaking into the Boys’ Club – Working in a male-dominated field





If you have ideas for future events and activities or would like to get more involved, please send us an email!


Find Us on Facebook

Contact Us

Women in Medicine
and Science (WIMS)