ROSA Score Seminar July 20

On Wednesday, July 20, at noon, Wendy Kohrt, PhD, a Distinguished Professor of Medicine in the Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Nancy Anschutz Chair in Women’s Health Research at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, will present “Bioenergetic Consequences of the Loss of Ovarian Function.” Register here.

Request for Applications: Career Catalyst

Career Catalyst is a strategic, one-year mentoring program for early-career researchers. Participants in the program learn about the importance of establishing successful mentoring relationships that promote personal and professional satisfaction. Every small group is matched with a senior faculty member who serves as a developmental mentor for the duration of the program. The program content is structured around monthly themes that are the focus of exercises and assignments. Overall, Career Catalyst empowers mentees by giving them strategies and tools to effectively manage their mentoring relationships, grow their networks and take a proactive role in their own professional development. Submit applications here by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 24.

Call for Abstracts: Women in Medicine and Science Symposium

The Office for Women’s Careers invites all women faculty and trainees in BWH/MGH-affiliated departments to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations. Basic science research, clinical research, translational research and clinical innovation project abstracts are welcome. Previously presented talks are also welcome. The review committee will select four abstracts to be given as oral presentations and a series of flash presentations at the virtual Women in Medicine & Science Symposium on Tuesday, September 20. The deadline to submit abstracts is Thursday, June 16. Submit abstracts here.

Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award

The Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award is designed to provide support for the next generation of exceptionally creative thinkers with “high-risk/high-reward” ideas that have the potential to significantly impact our understanding of and/or approaches to the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of cancer. The Innovation Award is specifically designed to provide funding to extraordinary early career researchers who have an innovative new idea but lack sufficient preliminary data to obtain traditional funding. The deadline to submit applications is July 1, 2022. Learn more here.