Massachusetts Medical Society: Black Women In Medicine Conference - Virtual Networking Sessions

Black Women In Medicine Conference - Virtual Networking Sessions

November 3, 2021 – 1:30 - 3:15 p.m.

Intended for Those Who Identify as Black Women
Philomena Asante, MD, MPH

Learning and Reflecting Circles*

  • 1:30–2:15 p.m. – Session 1 (Session A, B, C, D)
  • 2:30–3:15 p.m. – Session 2 (Session A, B, C, D)

A) Women in Academic Medicine: Building a Successful Career in Academic Medicine and Research

Dallas Reed
Dallas Reed, MD

Chief of Genetics, Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Tufts Medical Center
Valerie E. Stone
Valerie E. Stone, MD, MPH
Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Department of Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

B) Bias in Training (Medical Student/Resident/Fellow)

Jessica Isom
Jessica Isom, MD, MPH
Attending Psychiatrist, Codman Square Health Center
Clinical Instructor, Yale University
Joyce A. Sackey
Joyce Sackey, MD, FACP
Associate Provost & Chief Diversity Officer, Tufts University Health Sciences Schools

C) Bias in Medicine

Aimee Lowe
Aimee Lowe, Esq.
Managing Partner
Lowe Legal Group
Marlina Duncan
Marlina Duncan, EdD
Vice Chancellor for Diversity & Inclusion, University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School

D) Leadership in Medicine

Nancy Oriol
Nancy Oriol, MD
Faculty & Associate Dean for Community Engagement in Medical Education, Harvard Medical School
Oneeka Williams
Oneeka Williams, MD, MPH
Assistant Clinical Professor of Urology, Tufts Medical School

3:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Philomena Asante
Philomena Asante, MD, MPH
Leader, Diva Docs Boston
Founder, Black Women Doctors Network

Staff Physician, Boston University Student Health Services
Rev. Gloria E. White-Hammond
Rev. Gloria E. White-Hammond, MD
Co-Pastor of Bethel AME Church, Boston
Swartz Resident Practitioner Ministry Studies, Harvard Divinity School

*Networking Sessions not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The Massachusetts Medical Society wishes to thank Diva Docs Boston for their generous contribution to this Black Women in Medicine Virtual Conference


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