Females Working in Emergency Medicine

FemInPEM: 2021

November 12, 2021 8:00 — 4:30

FemInPEM, in partnership with FemInEM and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, aims to provide a unique conference networking opportunity for allies and advocates of women working in pediatric emergency medicine (PEM). Our goal is to highlight challenges and solutions for promoting equity and advancement of women in our professional field.

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CONFERENCE AGENDA 

November 12, 2021

Registration/Breakfast
8:00AM – 8:30AM

Welcome
8:30AM – 8:45AM

Keynote Speaker

8:45AM – 9:15AM

 

Talks Block 1 and Q&A (10-12 Minute Ted Talk Style)

9:15AM – 10:45AM

Supporting the PEM Physician in Crisis

Maneesha Agarwal, Emory University/Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Preventing Imposter Club – A model for Women in EM

Emily Wagner, Hennepin Healthcare

I want to be an academic, but…… 

Maggie Samuels-Kalow and Kori Sauser-Zachrison, Mass General Hospital

Airway Like a Girl

Jean Junior, Boston Children’s Hospital

Resiliency after a traumatic event

Wendy Pomerantz, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

EMPOWER: EM program of women in leadership  

Liz Leenellett and Art Pancioli, University of Cincinnati, UC Health

 

Breakout Session 1
11:00AM – 12:15PM

 

Thinking outside the box: Taking a risk – making your passion your career
Presented by: 

Sheryl Allen MD, MS, Director of Clinical Surveillance at Eli Lilly and Company and Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine
Karen Sheehan MD, MPH, Medical Director, Lurie Children’s Healthy Communities, Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Medical Education, and Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Jen Sullivan MD, MPH, Secretary of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration and Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine

How to advocate for and address wellness in medicine
Presented by: 

Brandon Kozar PsyD, MBA, Director, Leadership Coaching and Development and Director, YOU Matter Program, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

The art of negotiating
Presented by: 

Kathy Shaw MD, MSCE, Associate Chair of Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in the Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, The Nicholas Crognale Endowed Chair in Emergency Medicine and Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

How to advocate for equal salaries and transparency 
Presented by: 

Tina Cheng MD, MPH, BK Rachford Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

John A. Barnard MD, Ann I. Wolfe Endowed Chair in Pediatric Research, President, Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

Art Pancioli MD, Richard C. Levy Chair and Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC College of Medicine and UC Health Physician.

How to address and build a skill set to deal with microaggressions in the workplace  
Presented by: 

Jamilah Hackworth EdD, Assistant Professor, Associate Director, Office of Academic Affairs and Career Development, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

 

Building a mentorship network to propel your career while designing a pathway to promotion 
Presented by: 

Libby Alpern MD, MSCE, Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine, Lurie Children’s Hospital and Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Financial planning and how to achieve financial independence
Presented by: 

Michelle Stevenson MD, MS, Director of Pediatric Research Development and Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Norton Children’s Medical Group University of Louisville, Department of Pediatrics
TIAA-CREF representative

Why you are the right person for a leadership position 

Presented by: 

Evie Alessandrini MD, MSCE, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, University of Cincinnati Health System and Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Liz Leenellett MD, Vice Chair of Women’s Initiatives and Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC College of Medicine and UC Health Physician.

Advocating for Working Families:  A Partnership Between Human Resources, Leadership and Employees
Presented by: 

Nerissa Morris MBA, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Networking Lunches at Assigned Tables
12:15PM – 1:15PM

Breakout Session 2
1:15PM – 2:30PM

Same sessions as in Breakout Session 1 above

Break
2:30PM – 2:45PM

Talks Block 2 and Q&A (10-12 Minute Ted Talk Style)
2:45PM – 4:15PM

Journey to Otherhood  

Dina Walin and Ebony Hunter, UCSF, San Francisco General Hospital

Wellness during a pandemic

Heather Kelker, Riley Children’s Hospital at Indiana University Health

Cultivating Environments for Minorities to Thrive

Jordee Wells, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Perceptions of Gender Bias among Pediatric Faculty

Anne Slater, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Confessions of loving a child with special needs

Sarah Schmidt, Denver Children’s Hospital

Finding the Why and How 

Nicki Braxley, Vituity/Mercy San Juan Hospital

Closing Remarks
4:15PM – 4:30PM

Registration is closed at this time. Check back soon!

Collaborations

Thank you to the organizations who collaborated to make this happen.

 

Sponsors

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