Articles of Interest
Articles and Videos Highlighting UT Southwestern Female Faculty Members and General Interests for Women
Number of births may affect mom’s future heart health
Symposium honors career of Dr. Carole Mendelson
A scientific symposium in honor of Carole R. Mendelson, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, was held Thursday, May 8, 2014. The symposium recognized all the accomplishments and service throughout Dr. Mendelson’s scientific career and mentorship, which has launched more than 50 scientific careers.
Featuring Beth Levine, M.D., a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Director of the Center for Autophagy Research at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Jan. 22, 2014
Featuring Kim Orth, Ph.D., Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, and Anju Sreelatha, a graduate student in Dr. Orth’s laboratory.
July 29, 2013
Featuring Marilynn G. Punaro, M.D.
July 8, 2014
Featuring Beth Levine, M.D.
April 30, 2013
Featuring Helen Hobbs, M.D.
By Stephen S. Hall
Published: April 9, 2013
Featuring Helen Yin, Ph.D.
By Diana M. Lautenberger, M.A.T., Valerie M. Dandar, M.A., Claudia L. Raezer, and Rae Anne Sloane
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
More than 100 women attended the event, “Gender Diversity: Unlocking the Full Potential of Women in the Workplace.” The luncheon debunked stereotypes surrounding women as leaders, and covered the steps and support needed to help women attain and excel in leadership roles. (Note: The article is on MyUTSW, the campus intranet. UT Southwestern network ID and password are required.)
March 26, 2014
By Stephanie Coontz
The New York Times
February 16, 2013
By Kenneth Chang
The New York Times
September 25, 2012
"Science faculty’s subtle gender biases favor male students" (study referenced in NYT article)
by Anne Marie Slaughter
"Why We Have So Few Elite Women Leaders" (video)
Sheryl Sandberg, COO, Facebook
December 21, 2010