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The Women’s Health Research Institute presents, the Third Annual Celebration of Sex Inclusive Science - Considering the Role of Sex and Gender in Biomedical Research

When: Friday, January 25, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Central

Where: Prentice Women's Hospital, Conference Room L, 250 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Nicole Woitowich  

Group: Center for Reproductive Science Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings


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Friday, January 25
Noon to 1:00 p.m.*
Prentice Women's Hospital
Conference Room L
250 E. Superior St.
Chicago, Illinois
*Reception to Follow

Guest Speaker

Stacie Geller, PhD
Director of Center for Research on Women and Gender
Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research Division
G. William Arends Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Professor of Medicine, Division of Academic Internal Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago

To ensure a seat and a light lunch, please register.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Understand the role of sex and gender in biomedical research.
2. Review data for analyses and reporting by sex and gender.
3. Review the role of diversity in the biomedical research workforce.

Disclosure Information
The speaker, Stacie Geller, PhD, has nothing to disclose. The course director, Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD and planning committee members, Marla Mendelson, MD, and Nicole C. Woitowich, PhD, have nothing to disclose.

The Feinberg School of Medicine's Continuing Medical Education (CME) leadership and staff have nothing to disclose: John X. Thomas, Jr., PhD, Sr. Associate Dean for Medical Education; Clara J. Schroedl, MD, Medical Director of CME; Sheryl Corey, Manager of CME; Jen Banys and Michelle Mallery Piposar, Program Administrators; and Rhea Alexis Banks, Administrative Assistant II.

Accreditation Statement
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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