DEI – Subgroups Meet (3 subgroups convene to make progress toward goals)

8/11/2021 (2nd Wednesday of every other month - 2:00-3:00pm ET (opposite Main call)) - Webinars

Book reading:

Presumed Incompetent II: Race, Class, Power, and Resistance of Women in Academia

Please join us or a discussion on the personal narratives and empirical studies presented in this book, which names the obstacles and systematic biases that women faculty, especially those from diverse backgrounds, encounter in their higher education careers. The discussion will be moderated by Toi Blakley Harris, MD – Associate Provost for Institutional Diversity, Equity and Inclusion & Student and Trainee Services, Professor, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Family & Community Medicine,  Baylor College of Medicine and Chair, and AAMC’s Group on Women in Medicine and Science Steering Committee.  (GWIMS advances women in academic medicine through gender equity, recruitment, retention, awards, and career advancement.)

Register here to attend this meeting which will occur instead of the August sub-group meeting.