NIH Women's History Month Celebrations
March 9 and March 29
The Annual NIH Women's History Month Celebration, sponsored
by the Office of Equal Opportunity
and Diversity Management (OEODM) opens with a themed celebration: "Spirit,
Courage and Critical Thinking" on Wednesday, March
9, 2005 at the Natcher Auditorium,
from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Communications artist, Ann Timmons,
will enlighten with a performance Off the Wall, the Life and
Works of Charlotte Perkins Gilman. This one woman, one act
play focuses on critical thinking skills and will last approximately
one hour. A workshop discussion of the play and Q and A will
follow at Natcher in Conference room B.
The celebration of Women's History Month closes with a themed
seminar "Spirit, Courage and Global Collaboration" on
Tuesday, March 29, 2005 at the NIH Stonehouse from 11:30 am to
1:00 pm featuring Ms. Cheryl Kelley, Special Emphasis Program
Manager, FDA. This seminar will focus on mentoring as a proven
skill to enhance collaborations.
Onsite Registration will be available for NIH training credit.
For additional information regarding these programs, please contact
Ms. Glenda Keen, NIH Federal Women's' Program Specialist at
(301) 594-3282 or the Federal Relay 1-800-877-8339.
All are welcome to attend. Sign Language interpreters will
be provided. Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable
accommodation to participate in this event should contact Carlton
Coleman, OEODM at (301) 496-2906 (v); (301) 496-9755 (TTY).