Affinity Groups – Women In Medicine & Science (WIMS)

Women in Medicine and Science (WIMS)

SEPTEMBER 30, 2022

UF Health leadership recognizes trailblazing women in medicine and health care

In observance of Women in Medicine Month, leadership at UF Health Jacksonville and the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville would like to recognize our female physicians and health care workers who lead in excellence every day.

Our Mission and Vision



To promote and invest in advancement, leadership and success for women in medicine and science by facilitating career opportunities through engagement, collaboration, networking, education and mentorship.



An equitable work environment in which all women in medicine and science can succeed and thrive in their careers.


At-large Members

Anyone can be an at-large member and attend events, meetings and activities. Members can also join subcommittees for professional development and networking opportunities.

Executive Committee Members

A group of nominated faculty and advanced health care practitioners who work with the associate dean for inclusion and equity and co-chairs of the executive committee on developing, leading and implementing activities. Subcommittees include: awards, communications, data and reports, education and professional development and allyship. Each subcommittee is led by two co-chairs.

Advisory Council

Members of the University of Florida Health Science Center – Jacksonville women leadership team who serve as advisors to the subcommittee co-chairs and executive committee members.