Dr. Shirley Driscoll, the first faculty chair of the Joint Committee on the Status of Women, died on Feb. 24 at the age of 95. Dr. Driscoll was Emeritus Professor of Pathology at HMS and our 6th female professor. She was appointed Chief of Pathology at the Boston Hospital for Women, Lying-in Division, in 1978. Dr. Driscoll achieved international recognition in the field of placental, perinatal and reproductive pathology and added significantly to concepts of fetal disease, inherited disorders, and mechanisms of transplacental disease. To read more about Dr.... Read more about Dr. Shirley G. Driscoll
Our next meeting is scheduled on February 8th, 2018 11:45am - 2:00pm 12:00-12:30 - Melissa Brodrick, Ombudsperson, will present her annual report and data from this academic year so far. 12:30-1:00 - JCSW Committees will also present an update on their work this year and plans for the rest of the year. 1:00-2:00 Committee Work
We were so glad that many could join our January 11th meeting on Crafting Award Nominations with Jocelyn Chertoff, M.D., M.S from the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. Dr. Chertoff has shared her slides with us, you can access them at the link below.
We were happy to see many of you at the October 5th meeting on Promotion of Women at Harvard Medical School. If you would like to review the slides, they are available below. Dr. Connelly , Dr. Bates and Kate Yaeger welcome feedback, suggestions and questions.