WESH Leadership Journal, published twice annually, features in-depth articles targeting leadership and professional growth. The Spring 2014 issue is available here.
2014 WESH Summit
Pictured here is Dr. Funmi Olopade, Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean for Global Health at the University of Chicago School of Medicine, Susan Rosenthal, Program Chair (left) and Sandra Willsie (right), 2014 WESH President.
Congratulations Dr. Edith P. Mitchell!
Kudos to WESH member Edith P. Mitchell, MD, FACP, who was recently inducted into the HBCU Hall of Fame for distinguished service to her country and Alma Mater, as well as achievements in her field of endeavor, Medicine. For more than 22 years, the Hall of Fame has celebrated inductees in the following fields: Arts & Entertainment, Athletics, Business and Industry, Community Service, Education, Faith and Theology, Government & Law, Medicine, Science and Lifetime Achievement. Congratulations Dr. Mitchell!
2013 WESH Award for Excellence
WESH was pleased to present the 2013 WESH Award for Excellence to Raymond S. Greenberg, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs in the University of Texas Health System, Austin, Texas. Liz Travis, Ph.D., FASTRO, and Immediate Past President of WESH, presented the award to Dr. Greenberg on November 21, 2013 during the University of Texas' Womens' Networking Group meeting at the UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Greenberg, originally nominated by his colleagues during his tenure at the Medical University of South Carolina, was selected for the WESH Award of Excellence because of his strong track record for development, support, and advancement of outstanding women leaders within his institution. Congratulations Dr. Greenberg!
Executive Leadership Summit with the Mayor of Houston
Houston's Mayor Annise Parker joined us at our Executive Summit as our Keynote Speaker. She was "inspiring" said attendees.
Thank you to everyone who voted in the 2014 Elections. We have a great slate of incoming Board Members for 2014 - 2015!