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Women in Medicine Week

First Annual
September 28 - October 2, 2020

Schedule of Events

The SANE Journey Connection

Monday, September 28, 2020
Patient perspective before, during, and after sexual assault and how providers play a significant role in that journey.
Speaker: Morgan Stebens, MSN-FN, RN, SANE-A

Changing the Culture of Sexual Misconduct in Healthcare

Monday, September 28, 2020
Speaker: Natalie Holick

Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Gynecologic Cancers

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Speaker: Andrea Jewell, M.D.

AMWA Book Club

Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Discussion & Conversation: "Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick"

Exploring Areas of Research

Thursday, October 1, 2020
Speakers on their journeys to the research field from differing perspectives (PT, MD/MPH , PhD, DNP, Biotech)

Women in Medicine Panel

Thursday, October 1, 2020
Open Discussion of topics such as gender inequality, women mentors, and what it's like being a woman in the medical field.

Paint & Sip (Cider)

Friday, October 2, 2020
Free. Supplies provided - pickup at KUMC.
Autumn-themed painting, step-by-step & artist led, live via Zoom.

Sponsored by the following University of Kansas Medical Center student organizations: Association of Women Surgeons, American Medical Women's Association, Obstetrics and Gynecology Interest Group.

Last modified: Oct 14, 2020
Two-week Donation Drive

September 28th to October 9th

Benefiting Rose Brooks Center for Domestic Violence

Donate via Venmo
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From your donations, we will purchase items for Rose Brooks Center based on their needs. This is done for COVID-19 safety and only items that can be disinfected will be purchased. Thank you!

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