UB DoctHERS Symposium

The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences' Medical Alumni Association is proud to present the 3rd Annual DoctHERS Symposium.

Join us for a morning of networking, information, enrichment and resources for pay, promotions and equity in the workplace and support for females in the healthcare profession.

Reaching Your Potential Now

Thanks to all who attended!   

Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Jane van Dis, MD
Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
OB Hospitalist, Bakersfield, CA

 

“Mind the Gaps: Pay, Promotion and Equity for Women in Healthcare”

 

Jaime Hope, MD
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak

“Overcoming Imposter Syndrome—You Don’t Have to Fake it, You’ve Made it!”

 

 

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Judith Biltekoff, JD '93
Attorney for victims of employment discrimination and harassment claims based on sex, race, national origin, religion, disability, pregnancy, equal pay, genetic, gender identity, and sexual orientation.

“Equal Employment Rights for Females in Healthcare”

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Nancy May-Skinner, Esq
Attorney for the Capital District and Syracuse offices of Fager Amsler Keller & Schoppmann, LLP. She performs appellate reviews of medical malpractice verdicts, and analyzes the legal issues that arise in healthcare litigation.

“Legal Trends in Healthcare”

Schedule

8 - 8:30 am:

Breakfast and Exhibitors

8:30 am:

Welcome:
Rose Berkun, MD '92
Chair, DoctHERS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Keynote:
“Mind the Gaps: Pay, Promotion and Equity for Women in Healthcare”
Jane van Dis, MD

9:15 am:

Break

9:25 am:

Lightning Round (A Word from our Sponsor: Mutual Liability Medical Insurance Company)
Nancy May-Skinner, Esq

9:45 am:

“Overcoming Imposter Syndrome—You Don't Have to Fake it, You’ve Made it!”
Jamie Hope, MD

10:15 am:

Break and Exhibits

10:30 am:

“Equal Employment Rights for Females in Healthcare”
Judi Biltekoff, JD '93

11: 00 am:

Q&A Session

Closing Remarks

Lauren Kuwik, MD ’08
Social Media Chair, DoctHERS Committee
Medicine-Pediatrics

12:00 pm:

Adjourn