Research and Art Initiatives

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C - Change

Directed by Dr. Linda Pololi

The National Initiative on Gender, Culture and Leadership in Medicine engages medical schools in action-research to facilitate institutional culture changes that allow all faculty members and physicians-in-training to contribute fully and reach their own full potential.

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On Equal Terms

Directed by Susan Eisenberg

The On Equal Terms Project draws on research, art, and personal testimony to analyze, convey, and address equity issues for women in historically-male occupations.

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Cascading: Gender, Race and Downward Mobilities Workshop

Directed by Karen V. Hansen

The Cascading Workshop explores the process of falling from a particular status in ways that trigger additional declines. While fundamentally driven by an economic drop, cascading coexists with and provokes multiple losses, which can in turn become a constellation of descents—social, interpersonal, aspirational.