KUMC WIMS is dedicated to the advancement and retention of all women faculty members, at all ranks, in the School of Medicine, School of Health Professions and the School of Nursing by offering educational programs to meet their needs. Our overall goal is to train our women faculty members the skills of leadership.

The Mission of the University of Kansas Medical Center Women in Medicine & Science:

  1. to be proactive and constructive in establishing and advancing the careers of women in medicine and science;
  2. to educate women on relevant KU Policies and Procedures for career development and advancement;
  3. to enhance and foster the professional development of all women faculty and trainees in the KU Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions through encouragement and mentoring, and to encourage growth, networking and quality within our KUMC community (local and national);
  4. to promote the process of developing long-term, mutually beneficial relationships and cultivating new opportunities for collaboration through a supportive exchange of ideas and resources.

Last modified: Jan 11, 2017
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