The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences' DoctHERS is a network of female physicians, scientists, faculty, residents and students who address current issues in the medical and scientific fields in order to foster advancement, mentorship and equal opportunities for future generations of women in medicine and science.

Save the Dates for Upcoming DoctHERS Events:

DoctHERS Networking and Mixer
Alumni, Faculty, Students and Residents Invited!

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 5 PM at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

2018 DoctHERS Symposium
Saturday, September 15, 2018, 8 AMat the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Theme: Women Making History and Addressing Gender Equality in our Professions

Registration Information will be available soon.

About Us

The network provides year-round opportunities for support and development through various events. By connecting alumni to each other and to current students, we have the ability to inspire, empower and teach our peers and the next generation.

DoctHERS Student Chapter Co-Presidents

Natalie Tjota, Class of 2021
Lisa Samuel, Class of 2021
Kaity Tung, Class of 2021

Isha Garg, Class of 2021

Events and Photos

Visit our Flickr page to see photos from our past events:
2015 DoctHERS Networking Event
2016 DoctHERS Symposium
2017 Leading the Way DoctHERS Symposium


Connect with Us

Check out our Facebook group to post and comment on stories related to our mission!

Contact us if you want to join the DoctHERS network, get involved in events and learn what you can do to better assist our members!

Contact Information:

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Office of Medical Advancement
1110 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Fax: 716-829-6067

Jennifer Britton
Director of Constituent and Alumni Engagement