Past Events

Previous Clara Bliss Hinds Society Events





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

Powerpoint Slides

Speaker biographies

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

Recording Link

Slides Link

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


Co-sponsored with GW R&W Center

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

Slide Presentation

Mindfulness of Your Current Emotion Checklist

Leigh A. Frame, PhD, MHS

Viktoriya Karakcheyeva, MS, MCC, LCPC, LCADS

September 14, 2021

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A Practical Guide for Strategic Negotiations in Academic Medicine

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PreWork Presentation
Post Workshop Leave Behind

Seventeen Camels

April 14, 2021


Achieving Gender Equity in Compensation and Career Advancement

Dr. Susan Thompson Hingle

February 23, 2021


Implicit Bias and Intersectionality

Dr. Chavon Onumah

January 11, 2021


The Power of Thinking Styles

Eleni Pallas
Shadi Abouzeid

November 19, 2020


Charting Your Career Path

Dr. Alison Whelan

October 15, 2020


Pathways to Progress

Dr. Denice Cora-Bramble

September 17, 2020


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

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Coaching During Crisis presented by Dr. Jean Johnson, Past Dean of the GW School of Nursing. Join via WebEx

Lisa Schwartz

May 20, 2020

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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