Second Annual Summit for Women in Academic Medicine
Announcing the Second Annual Summit for Women in Academic Medicine!
Top row: W. Cukier, N. Ashraf, L. Robinson, J. DeAro, A. Gabriel, C. Greenberg; Middle Row: M. Alikhan, B. Holmes, K. Telford, M. Biringer, H. Idrees, N. Osutei; Bottom Row: P. Warren, M. Smith, D. White, C. Tannenbaum, N. Aufreiter
Drawing on powerful discussion and positive action inspired by the 2017 Summit, the Department of Medicine hosts the 2nd Annual Summit for Women in Academic Medicine.
The event is open to all female* full-time clinical faculty in the Faculty of Medicine, with male* faculty invited to join for the afternoon session. Featuring leaders from U of T, medicine, and other disciplines, this year’s event will focus on organizational change to promote leadership in academics, with special attention to diversity and allyship.
Join us – let’s continue this conversation!
February 28, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
MaRS, 101 College Street
Registration is now closed. If you would like to be placed on the waitlist, please email email@example.com.
Due to generous funding from participating departments as well as a grant from the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, summit attendees will participate free of charge. Registrants are expected to commit to the full event, and cancellation with less than one week's notice will result in a penalty fee of $150. This is simply to ensure that any unused place can be offered to another interested colleague.
8:00: Breakfast and check-in
8:30: Welcome and Overview
Dr. Gillian Hawker, Sir John and Lady Eaton Professor and Chair of Medicine, University of Toronto
9:15: No one answer: An insider’s look at women and advancement in other industries
Ms. Monica Biringer, Co-chair, National Tax Group, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Dr. Bev Holmes, President and CEO, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research
Ms. Naki Osutei, Director of Partnerships and Engagement, Community Relations, TD Bank
Ms. Pamela Warren, Partner, Egon Zehnder International
Dr. Shelly Dev, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, moderator
11:00: A New Blueprint: How to change institutional culture so more women can lead!
Ms. Miin Alikhan, Former Assistant Deputy Minister, Health
Dr. Jessie DeAro, Program Director, National Science Foundation (USA)
Ms. Ann Gabriel, Vice President for Global Strategic Networks, Elsevier
Dr. Cara Tannenbaum, Scientific Director, CIHR - Institute of Gender and Health
Dr. Valerie Taylor, Department of Psychiatry, University fo Toronto, moderator
12:00: Lunch and Networking
1:00: A Wider Lens: New focus on women's leadership and diversity
Ms. Nora Aufreiter, McKinsey & Company
Dr. Caprice C. Greenberg, Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconson
Dr. Lisa Robinson, Chief Diversity Officer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Dr. Malinda S. Smith, Professor of Political Science, University of Alberta
Dr. Estelle Gauda, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, moderator
2:30: Break and Networking
3:00: Check-in for male* attendees
3:15: Welcome to Allies
3:30: Allies and Partners: Why they matter and how we find them
Mr. Nouman Ashraf, Professor, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Dr. Wendy Cukier, Founder, Diversity Institute, Ryerson University
Ms. Huda Idrees, Founder and CEO, Dot Health
Ms. Katie Telford, Chief of Staff, Office of the Prime Minister of Canada
Dr. David White, Past President, College of Family Physicians of Canada
Dr. Nancy Baxter, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, moderator
Questions? Contact Lilian Belknap at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*The Faculty of Medicine interprets the words "female" and "male" as fully inclusive of all self-identified trans and cis women and men, respectively.