Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Associate Dean for Women in Medicine and Science: Ana M. Viamonte Ros, MD, MPH
To advance the mission of the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine by:
Ensuring gender equity;
Promoting the recruitment/retention of a diverse women faculty;
Promoting the recruitment/retention of diverse medical students;
Recognizing women in Science and Medicine;
Promoting the career and leadership advancement of women faculty.
Promote an environment and institutional culture conducive to retaining women faculty.
Increase the number of women in all academic categories (clinical and basic sciences) over the next 5 years.
Promote the academic development of women medical students.Encourage FIU female undergraduate students to enroll into STEM programs.
Gender Distribution of the faculty at FIU/HWCOM:
FIU College of Medicine (FIU HWCOM) vs. Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
Leadership and Faculty Development Programs:
The Office of Women in Medicine and Science reports directly to the Dean of the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine.