Sandra K. Masur, PhD, March 2023,

Early Career Programs

AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar (3 day)

AAMC Minority Faculty Leadership Development Seminar (3 day)

Early & Mid-Career Programs

National Center For Faculty Development & Diversity (12 week program)

If your institution is a member, many resources are free or the charge is reduced.

Mid-Career Programs

AAMC Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate Program ( 1 year)

AAMC Mid-Career Seminar for Women (3 day)

More Senior Programs

Harvard (2 week)

Women’s Executive Leadership Program (6 month)

Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) (1 year)


Women in Science – NIH

Professional/Career Development Tools & Resources

AAMC Women Faculty of Color Toolkits

Strategies for Advancing the Careers of Women of Color in Academic Medicine

Part 1: Institutional Strategies (PDF)

Part 2: Individual Strategies (PDF)

NIH-Office for Research in Women’s Health

Supporting Women in Biomedical Careers


“The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science Hardcover “ February 28, 2023 by Kate Zernike, 2023 Simon & Schuster

“Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women” By Virginia Valian, MIT Press

Download a PDF copy of these resources by clicking below:Leadership programs for Women in Science and Medicine.pdf

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