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ELAM News Archive

Members of the Class of 2018 presenting a check to Nancy Spector and Mary Anne Delaney
The graduates of ELAM’s 23rd class presented Executive Director Dr. Nancy D. Spector and Associate Director Dr. Mary Anne Delaney with gifts and pledges of $23,030 towards ELAM’s Legacy Fund, which supports programming and networking support for ELAM Alumnae. Learn more about the ELAM Legacy Fund. (April 2018)

ELAM is proud to announce the selection of its 2018-2019 class of fellows: Learn more (May 2018)

ELAM is pleased to announce the graduation of the Class of 2018: Learn more (April 2018)

Read the ELAM program's 2017 Annual Report [PDF] (March 2018)

The 2018 ELUM Professional Development Program took place from January 11 – 13 in Denver. Learn more (January 2018)

Betsy Ripley's participation in the 2017 – 2018 ELAM fellowship was highlighted on the VCU School of Medicine website. Read her story. (January 2018)

Director Diane Magrane Travels to Brazil for International ADEA Conference [PDF]
Sometimes, it can take traveling to a different hemisphere to reconnect with some familiar faces. (September 2010)

2010 ELAM graduating class pledges more than $75,000 to ELAM Legacy Fund! [PDF]
(April 2010)

ELAM Program to participate in national study evaluating barriers to success for women in academic medicine [PDF]
NIH-supported research will analyze recruitment, retention, and promotion. (October 2009)

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"Finding Next Steps in Past Accomplishments"
Inside Higher Ed (February 15, 2018)

"Mentoring Women in Medicine: A Personal Perspective"
The Lancet (February 10, 2018)

"How May We Help You? From Dixie Chicks to a New Pain Paradigm"
American Society of Anesthesiologists (December 2006)

"Zutter to join program for women in health leadership"
The Reporter (June 2, 2006)

"Women Deans Optimistic about Increasing their Numbers"
AAMC Reporter (February 2005)

"Mentoring May Increase Ranks of Women in Top Medical Jobs"
Wall Street Journal (October 21, 2003)

"Health center trio takes part in leadership program for women"
Advance (October 20, 2003)

"Inside ELAM: Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine"
Alabama Medical Alumni Bulletin, Vol. 29(2) (Summer 2003)

"ELAM Program gives midcareer boost"
The University Record (May 7, 2001)

"Breaking out of the Male Mold: Increasing Female Leadership in Academic Medicine"
Association of American Medical Colleges Reporter, Vol. 10(5):6-7 (February 2001)

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ELAM is a core program of the Institute for Women's Health and Leadership at Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa. The Institute continues the legacy of advancing women in medicine that began in 1850 with the founding of the Female Medical College of Pennsylvania, the nation's first women's medical school and a predecessor of today's Drexel University College of Medicine.