Leadership and faculty development programs

Programs and conferences

Program or Conference



Harvard Macy Institute-Program for Educators in Health Professions

In-Person (Boston): May 6-10, 2024

Virtual option throughout 2023 - 2024


AMWA –American Medical Women’s Association

March 22, 2024 - March 24, 2024


Women Leaders Program – FIU

Sept 19th – Sept 23 and Nov 2


Resources at FIU

External resources for women


"Promoting Equity for Women in Medicine - Seizing a Disruptive Opportunity." Reshma Jagsi, MD, D.Phil, Elena Fuentes-Afflick, MD, MPH, and Eve Higginbotham, MD, ML. The New England Journal of Medicine.

"Misogyny in Medicine" Erica C. Kaye, MD, MPH. The New England Journal of Medicine.


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 are visiting from outside, please contact at least 24 hours to be granted access accordingly. 


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