FAME’s Women in Medicine and Science Committee (WIMS) was started to help the advancement of women in The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Goals of this committee are to identify and actively reduce barriers to the professional success of women in medicine and science, focusing on equity and parity, promotion and leadership; implement and disseminate resources for mentoring, sponsorship and career development programs; improve the health and well-being of all faculty through aligning career goals with work-life balance; and foster a positive culture and environment that supports the goals of all faculty in medicine and science.


To promote equity and advancement for faculty in the College of Medicine at The Ohio State University by cultivating awareness, advocating for change, and empowering women faculty to achieve personal and professional fulfillment.

WIMS Committee Structure

WIMS has an extensive committee structure enabling many faculty members to be directly involved in creating the direction for women faculty in the College of Medicine.

If you would like to join one of these committees or have questions about a specific committee please contact the specific committee chair(s).

The WIMS Steering Committee is excited to see the strong interest to further develop the efforts of WIMS in the College of Medicine and look forward to working with you on these important topics.

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