Women in Science and Medicine Advisory Committee (WISMAC)
WISMAC is a UT Southwestern Medical Center institutional standing committee composed of appointed representatives of the faculty, administration, fellows, and student body. WISMAC provides advice and initiatives on issues related to women in science and medicine, with the ultimate goal to improve UT Southwestern for everyone. We are supported by the Southwestern Medical Foundation.
The mission of WISMAC is to promote, support, and advocate for the advancement of women in science and medicine at UT Southwestern.
The primary objectives are to:
- Enhance the visibility and recognition of women in science and medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center
- Create a collegial and supportive environment through promoting initiatives that support faculty career advancement
- Provide inspiration and career guidance to the next generation of women in science and medicine