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Conference Request

If you are interested in attending any of the conferences or seminars and are seeking funding, please respond to the questionnaire below and submit your responses to (

Leadership and Faculty Development Programs

Faculty and staff are encouraged to utilize these resources:

Programs and Conferences

Resources at FIU

Children's Creative Learning Center


Multicultural Programs and Services

Wellness and Recreation Center

Panther 180: Promotions

Center for Women's and Gender Studies

FIU and FIU HWCOM Videos and Webinars

Promotion Faculty Trainer Date Video to Link
Cultural and Implicit Bias – Part I Cheryl Brewster, EdD 12/7/16 Link
Regulations Governing Human Subject Research Michael Paez, MPH, BHS 2/23/17 Link
Professional boundaries: Discerning the Line in the Sand Nathaly Desmarais, Psy.D, MSCP 5/3/17 Link
Training Workshops from Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018 and Fall 2018 4/11/18 Link
"The Art of Interviewing”: Persuasion Series Part II Dr. Nathalie Desrayaud 12/5/18 Link
Escape the Cape, 10th Annual FIU Women Faculty Leadership Institute Webinar Dr. Carolyn West (University of Washington)
Dr. Alexandra Cornelius (Associate Chair, Department of History)
Dr. Janie Valdes (Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Management and Services)
Dr. Nashira Williams (Director, Women’s Center)
Dr. Mary Helen Hayden (Director, School of Social Work)
5/7/20 Link
  • Click on the link to view the recording

External Resources for Women

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

AAMC Reporter

Academic Medicine

Gender Statistics for Medical Faculty across National Medical Schools

Reports: U.S. Medical School Faculty

Group on Faculty Affairs (GFA)

Group on Women in Medicine and Science (GWIMS)

Lactation Room


The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine offers a Lactation Room to FIU students, faculty and staff, including visitors located in Academic Health Center 2 (AHC) 454. If you require the use of the lactation room, please contact Wendy Bravo to retrieve the key.  If you are visiting from outside, please contact her at least 24 hours to be granted access accordingly. Her contact information is listed below:

Wendy Bravo
Program Coordinator, HWCOM, Academic Affairs
Office Suite:  AHC2 458A
Phone: 305-348-3981
Room Location: AHC2 Room 454

In case of Wendy’s absence, please contact the secondary contact for access to the College of Medicine’s Lactation Room:

HWCOM Office of Student Affairs Front Desk
Phone: 305-348-0644

This lactation room includes:

  • Small-refrigerator
  • Sink with soap and paper towels
  • Table and counter
  • Two private sections with comfortable chairs and curtains for nursing mothers to lactate privately
  • Window