Past Events

Previous Clara Bliss Hinds Society Events


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Negotiation Discussion with Academic Leaders Dr. Susan Walley, MD & Dr. Mary Warner, DBH, PA-C

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Galentine's Day & Sponsorship Event CBH Society Executive Board

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Limit Setting Intentions for the Holidays CBH Society and GW Resiliency & Well-being Center

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CV/Biosketch Writing Workshop

CBH Executive Committee

Katherine Chiappinelli, PhD

2/14/2023 Recording Link

The Power of No


1. Recognize how no is an important part of consent; 2. Compare the internal and external conversations around saying no;
3. Question the discomfort that comes from saying no and alternative phrasing that is available.

Lara Williams, MD, MSHS`20, FACOG, IFMCP, FAARM, ABOIM. GW's RWC Women’s Well-being Champion and managing partner of The Oregon Clinic – OBGYN North
1/17/2023 Recording Link

JAMA article, Patient Use of Physicians' First (Given) Name in Direct Patient Electronic Messaging

Discussion with authors

Jamison Harvey, MD, Advanced Dermatology in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona

Yul Yang, M.D., Ph.D., Mayo Clinic, Arizona

10/4/2022 Recording Link

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Leadership Development Programs and Resources

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Christina Tushman, Christina DeLucia, and Diana Lautenberger, AAMC
9/7/2022 Recording Link 

Discussion: Women are Credited for Less in Science than Men

Ross MB, Glennon BM, Murciano-Goroff R, Berkes EG, Weinberg BA, Lane JI. Women are Credited Less in Science than are Men [published online ahead of print, 2022 Jun 22]. Nature. 2022;10.1038/s41586-022-04966-w.

Allen et al (2014). Publishing: Credit where credit is due. National, 508,312-314.

International Committee on Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) Defining the Role of Authors and Contributors


Drs. Julie Lane (NYU) and Britta Glennon (Penn)


Co-sponsored with GW R&W Center

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Skills to Support Women’s Well-being: Effectively Discussing and Assessing Mood Without Judgment Lucy A. Hutner, MD, Adult Psychiatry & Reproductive Psychiatry


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Recording Link Balancing Motherhood in the Face of the Pandemic Lisa Catapano, MD, George Washington University; Aimee Danielson, PhD, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
March 14, 2022 To request a link to the recording, please email Please do not share the recording. 

Women in Research at SMHS: A Panel Discussion

Links to books mentioned: 

The Black Academic's Guide to Winning Tenure--Without Losing Your Soul
by Kerry Ann Rockquemore (Author), Tracey Laszloffy (Author)

Stories from the Front of the Room: How Higher Education Faculty of Color Overcome Challenges and Thrive in the Academy Kindle Edition
by Michelle Harris (Author), Sherrill L. Sellers (Author), Orly Clerge (Author), Jr. Gooding, Frederick W. (Author)



Shawneequa Callier, JD, MA; Mary Ann Stepp, PhD; Anita Krishnan, MD
January 25, 2022 Recording The Society for Pediatric Anesthesia WELI Program: An Initiative to Address the Gender Gap in Medicine  Dr. Nina Deutsch
December 8, 2021 N/A

Getting Through the Holidays

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Mindfulness of Your Current Emotion Checklist

Leigh A. Frame, PhD, MHS

Viktoriya Karakcheyeva, MS, MCC, LCPC, LCADS

September 14, 2021 For a copy of this recording, please email A Practical Guide for Strategic Negotiations in Academic Medicine

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Seventeen Camels
April 14, 2021 (Recording) Achieving Gender Equity in Compensation and Career Advancement Dr. Susan Thompson Hingle
February 23, 2021 (Recording) Implicit Bias and Intersectionality Dr. Chavon Onumah
January 11, 2021 (Recording) The Power of Thinking Styles Eleni Pallas
Shadi Abouzeid
November 19, 2020 (Recording) Charting Your Career Path Dr. Alison Whelan
October 15, 2020 (Recording) Pathways to Progress Dr. Denice Cora-Bramble
September 17, 2020 (Recording) Diversity in Neuroscience Gail Rosseau, MD
Andrea Klein, BS
July 15, 2020 (WebEx Event) CBH WIMS meeting - The plight of women in academic medicine in the time of Covid-19 Dr. Anita Patel
June 24, 2020 (WebEx Event) Clara Bliss Connect - "Fizz and Rocky Road" Celebration Lisa Schwartz
June 18, 2020 (Postponed) (Ticketed Event) Annual Women in Leadership Event Prof. Ellen Zane 
May 28, 2020 (Postponed) Ross 229 Supporting Women Prof. Jean Johnson
May 27, 2020 Use the WebEx link Coaching During Crisis presented by Dr. Jean Johnson, Past Dean of the GW School of Nursing. Join via WebEx Lisa Schwartz
May 20, 2020 Use the WebEx link Clara Bliss Connect - an opportunity to share our successes and challenges of working amid the COVID-19 health crisis. This will be our first Connect session, with more focused on specific topics of interest to members in the weeks/months to come. Join via WebEx Lisa Schwartz
April 16, 2020 (Postponed) Ross 227 Charting your Career Path Dr. Alison Wheelan
March 19, 2020
(Postponed to Fall 2020)
Ross 227 Pathways to Progress  Dr. Denice Cora-Bramble
March 5, 2020 Ross 227

A Conversation with Dean Barbara Bass, MD, RESD '86

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Dr. Barbara Bass
February 10, 2020 Ross 602 Kick Your Career into High Gear - Lessons Learned from the AAMC Mid-Career Women's Leadership Workshop Drs. Katherine Douglass & Danielle Davison