6th Annual LGBT Health Workforce Conference (May 4-5, 2018. Belfer Research Building and Hunter College)
The LGBT Health Workforce Conference provides an overview of up-to-date practices (climate, educational, research, and clinical) in preparing the health care workforce to address the health concerns and disparities of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) communities. This conference is designed for health professionals (M.D., D.O., P.A.-C., R.N., N.P., D.D., social workers, psychologists, etc.), educators, and students (pre-health professions, professional schools, and graduate), but all interested are invited to attend. CME credit will be available.
May 4 Grant Writing Seminar for LGBT Related Health Research
This one day event is designed for researchers interested in writing and submitting grant applications for LGBT-related health research. NIH officers and senior researchers will share best practices in the submission of grant applications. Participants will also have an opportunity for scheduled individual feedback on their grant’s specific aims. Participants will also participate in a mock NIH study session led by NIH officers and senior health researchers.
Academic Medicine Career Development Conference. Dec 1-2, 2017, NYC
These regional conferences are OPEN TO ALL but are tailored to encourage trainees (medical students, residents, PhDs) who are underrepresented in medicine (women, LGBTQ, and racial and ethnic minorities) to consider academic medicine careers .
Diversity on Tap. Holiday Mixer
December 11, 2017, 6-8PM
Location: Griffis Faculty Club
Diversity on Tap is an annual mixer for all members and allies of the LGBT community, held annually as part of the Dean's diversity initiative and sponsored by the Dean's Office.
Steering Committee Meetings (Collaboration Room, Weill Cornell Medicine Library)
Next meeting: January 17, 2018, 5:00-6:00PM
The steering committee meetings are open to all WCM faculty, staff and students.