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Recognition of OUHSC Women in Science and Technology - The Untold Story

Help OUHSC WiSDMH* recognize the contributions of women in the health professions and the academic science community, promote their development, advancement, and retention, and foster equal opportunity for women in academic careers. We will be honoring outstanding international, national, regional or institutional contributions/awards or honors made by or received by women faculty at OUHSC. Stories will be recognized, recorded and showcased each year with an exhibit at the library and in a digital and/or bound book. We will open a portal for story submission in the Spring of 2024.

Women in Science Dentistry Medicine & Health (WiSDMH*)

WiSDMH* (pronounced wisdom) is Women in Science, Dentistry, Medicine & Health, an OUHSC affinity group open to anyone interested in working to recognize the diverse contributions and expertise of women in the academic health professions and sciences community. WiSDMH* acknowledges the unique differences women face in the workforce, and works to assess, develop and make available tools to foster equal opportunity, mentorship, collegiality, and fellowship for women in academic careers. 

We Provide:

  • Resources on gender equity, recruitment,  retention, recognition, and celebrating achievements. Links to national professional organizations, career development opportunities and women’s health information.
  • News regarding advances and initiatives affecting women in science, dentistry, medicine, and health professions
  • Pearls of WiSDMH* is a learning community virtual discussion focusing on insights from women faculty and academic career development
  • Speed Mentoring designed to connect women faculty with guidance from leaders on topics relevant to the academic mission and professional growth 

Links on these pages to non-university sites do not represent endorsement by the University of Oklahoma or its affiliates.

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