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  • female scientist using a microscope

    Introducing SPARK: The Sunnybrook Program to Access Research Knowledge for Black and Indigenous Medical Students

    • Dec 22, 2021

    A unique opportunity that many Black and Indigenous students typically would not be able to access.

  • math teacher pointing at blackboard

    University of Chicago, City Colleges of Chicago Partner to Increase Diversity in Science Careers

    • Dec 22, 2021

    Institutional partnership sparks new collaboration, programs to advance inclusion in growing field of data science.

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    Abbot, Howard University Join to Boost Research Diversity

    • Dec 20, 2021
    • Jenni Spinner

    The healthcare company has gifted $1m to form a scholarship fund for students headed toward careers in clinical research, with the aim of increasing diversity.

  • scientist looking in microscope

    Factors Limiting Diversity in Cancer Research

    • Dec 17, 2021

    Agencies funding biomedical research must strive for diversity, equity and inclusion in research decisions.

  • scientist using a digital tablet

    Discrimination Still Plagues Science

    • Dec 1, 2021
    • Chris Woolston

    Employers need to do more to improve workplace diversity, equity and inclusion, a survey finds.

  • man holds medical model of human brain

    Role of Funders in Addressing the Continued Lack of Diversity in Science and Medicine

    • Nov 26, 2021
    • Folakemi T. Odedina, Mariana C. Stern

    Funders’ goals for diversity, equity and inclusion are laudable, but they will only be successful if the funders prioritize health disparities research and address biases in the funding application process.

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    Digital Skills Gap Index 2021

    • Nov 11, 2021

    Your tool to determine global digital skills levels.

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    The Evolution of the Chief Diversity Officer

    • Nov 3, 2021
    • Emma Jacobs

    It is the newest senior leadership function in many organisations but the role can be hard to navigate.

  • female researcher doing research in a lab

    Examining Gender Diversity Growth as a Model for Inclusion of All Underrepresented Persons in Medical Physics

    • Oct 27, 2021
    • Maxine van Zyl, Elijah M. K. Haynes, Deidre Batchelar, Jennifer M. Jakobi

    The labor force of Medical Physics is one of the most gender diverse in the field of Physics, as it has attained the proportional achievement of ~30% women worldwide.

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    How to Recruit Hispanic and Latinx Candidates

    • Oct 19, 2021
    • Olivia Yongue

    With the hiring landscape evolving due to post-pandemic needs, it’s crucial for companies to update their hiring practices in order to be inclusive of the widest range of candidates.

  • An Evolution of Empowerment: A Women in Medicine Summit Compendium, 2021

    • Aug 27, 2021
    • Shikha Jain, MD, FACP, David C. Kim

    In this compendium, you will find pieces written by invited faculty speakers from the Women in Medicine Summit 2021, who share their expertise on the evolution of empowerment that has occurred in medicine.

  • Preface to An Evolution of Empowerment: A Women in Medicine Summit Compendium, 2021

    • Aug 27, 2021
    • David C. Kim (Partner Development Manager, Wiley Career Center Services)

    Common themes emerge from the histories of our many venerable learned societies in the United States, including in medical disciplines and elsewhere, when considering the demographic makeup of founding leaders and members - they tend to be White and male.

  • Introduction to An Evolution of Empowerment: A Women in Medicine Summit Compendium, 2021

    • Aug 27, 2021
    • Shikha Jain, MD, FACP (Chair, Women in Medicine)

    This COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on healthcare workers across the world, with the negative fallout disproportionately affecting women.

  • Leading in a Crisis: Why Women Leaders Excel

    • Aug 27, 2021
    • Helen Burstin, MD, MPH, MACP

    Though the COVID-19 pandemic has been - and continues to be - an unparalleled crisis for our nation and the world, it has provided a remarkable window into gender and leadership.

  • Top Tips for Finding and Refining Your Voice on Social Media

    • Aug 27, 2021
    • Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS, FACP, FIDSA

    Social media is a powerful professional tool, but like any tool it requires appropriate understanding and skill to leverage its potential.

  • Harnessing Behavioral Science to Elevate Your Career

    • Aug 26, 2021
    • Laura Desveaux, PhD, PT

    The inspiration is often palpable at professional development events. But how do you make sure you harness that inspiration and avoid the all-to-common (we’ve all been there!) knowledge-to-action gap?

  • Leadership Starts In Our Physical Presence

    • Aug 26, 2021
    • Alison Escalante, MD, FAAP

    Leaders project power, presence and confidence in the posture and motion of their bodies. They communicate it in the tempo and quality of their voice.

  • Breaking Glass Ceilings: Leading Through Adversity

    • Aug 26, 2021
    • Julie Ann Freischlag, MD, FACS, FRCEd (hon), DFSVS

    In order to break your own glass ceiling, you need to own your opportunities.

  • How to Nurture Relationships in a World Without Handshakes

    • Aug 26, 2021
    • Teri Goudie

    It is a very good time to be in medicine. People are invested in their health more than ever before and many people now understand what a clinical trial is all about.

  • Some Advice for Coming Out of a Crisis

    • Aug 26, 2021
    • Mark Hertling, DBA, Lieutenant General, US Army (retired)

    What faces us as we transition from a year of operating in a crisis to the resumption of the habitual? What will linger from a long, tough fight against COVID-19, and how might physicians best approach the many post-crisis challenges they will face?