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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

Date/Time  Presentation  Location
Friday, May 15, 2020

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UMass Medical School's fourth annual EMPOWER Summit 

The fourth annual EMPOWER Summit is a one-day immersive, interactive leadership development opportunity focused on gender equity in medicine and leadership, and the role leaders play in managing finances and advocacy. Current and aspiring women leaders, and the men and women who mentor or sponsor them are welcome to attend.

For more information, click here.


Past Events

Date/Time  Presentation  Location
Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 6-8 PM

Speak Up: Academic Speaking Tips and Strategies

Please join us for an open session of our Speak Up program that will feature a virtual panel of women in academic medicine who have effectively used public speaking to amplify their message and advance their careers. They will share their journeys and offer tips on how to best leverage speaking opportunities for professional development.

Featured Speakers:
Dr. Dara Kass, Founder of FeminEm and frequent news commentator; Dr. Neha Raukar, US Ski team physician and TedX speaker; and Dr. Jamie Hope, Author of Habit That! How you can health up in just 5 minutes a day and Genius Network speaker.

Attending physicians, physicians assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses are eligible for 2 hours of CME credit.

RSVP by February 12th to

Chestnut 5 Conference Room, Baystate Medical Center
Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 5:30 - 7:30 PM


BWIMS Annual Dinner
featuring Ann Errichetti, MD, former COO and CAO, Presence Health, and former CEO, St. Peter's Hospital

Presenting: Women in Health Care Leadership: Past, Present, and Future Directions

5:30-6:00 PM - Hors d'oeuvres and Networking

6:00-7:30 PM - Complimentary Dinner and Presentation

Attendees are eligible for 1 hour of CME/CEU credit. For more information on CME credit, click here.

RSVP by 8/30/19 to

Chestnut 1, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Dr. Amy Gottlieb

Amy S. Gottlieb, MD, FACP
Chief Faculty Development Officer, Baystate Health
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Professor of Medicine and Ob Gyn, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate

Presenting: Sponsorship in Academic Medicine - Harnessing the Talent of a Diverse Workforce

Light refreshments provided. Attendees are eligible for 1 hour of CME credit. For more information on CME credit, click here.

RSVP by 7/29/19 to

Chestnut 2, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA
Thursday, June 20, 2019, 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Dr. Elizabeth Boylepaskauskyanna

Learn from Leaders Series presenting Elizabeth Boyle, MD, VP Primary Care and Anna Paskausky, Ph.D, FNP-BC, AP Supervisor & Lead Trainer for Primary Care. An informal gathering to learn from our leaders, network and get advice about leadership advancement. All are welcome, including your children. Teenage babysitting available on site. Light refreshments, wine, and beer provided.

RSVP by 6/10/19 to

Tech Spring, 1350 Main Street, 5th floor. Free parking in city hall lot after 4:30 or $1 validated parking at Civic Center Garage.