Annual Events

Minority Faculty Career Development Award Grand Rounds & Honorees Breakfast Reception
Each spring, the Office for Multicultural Faculty Careers (OMC) hosts a special session of a department’s Grand Rounds, featuring an MFCDA recipient, followed by a breakfast reception in honor of present and past awardees.

National Postdoc Appreciation Week (NPAW)
In September, the Office for Research Careers (ORC) organizes special events to recognize the significant contribution that postdoctoral scholars make to the U.S. scientific research enterprise.

New Faculty Welcome Lunch & Awards Ceremony
This annual event represents an opportunity for new faculty members to meet one another, key members of the BWHC community, and to recognize the recipients of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Faculty Career Development Awards, and CFDD Pillar Awards.

ORC Summer Celebration
Each summer, the Office for Research Careers (ORC) provides barbecue fare, fun giveaways, and prizes for BWH postdocs and families.

OWC Spring Lecture & Luncheon
The Office for Women’s Careers (OWC) provides a forum for women faculty and trainees to enjoy a networking luncheon accompanied by a lecture from a prominent women in the biomedical field.

Women in Medicine and Science Symposium
This annual symposium highlights the collaborations and achievements of women faculty and trainees at BWHC across different disciplines, including basic, clinical innovation, medical education and translational research projects, with the goal of building community.