Welcome 2019-2020 WIMHS Fellow, Dr. Debbie Aizenberg!

I am honored to be selected as the 2019-2020 fellow, an incredible opportunity for an academic physician! My own journey in academic medicine as an otolaryngologist and mother has provided me with a unique perspective on some of the challenges that women face in medicine today. I am excited to embrace some of the most [...]

Clinical Psychiatry News: UC Irvine/UC Davis Train New Trainers (TNT) Primary Care Psychiatry (PCP) Fellowship

Take a look at the incredible work of Shannon Suo, M.D. featured in Clinical Psychiatry News Primary care psychiatry fellowship seeks to fill 'void' hen Shannon Suo, MD, reached her family medicine rotation as a medical student at the University of Cincinnati, she recalls that the faculty "seemed a little lost" when t [...]

Women in Medicine and Health Sciences (WIMHS) Fall Welcome 2019

WIMHS hosted the 2019 Fall Welcome at The Press Bistro in Sacramento. This annual event is a special time to welcome new female faculty members to UC Davis Health and to celebrate promotions and accomplishments of current faculty. We were joined by UC Davis leadership including the new Dean of the School of Medicine, [...]

Facing Impostor Syndrome: A Guide For Health Professions Faculty

Facing Impostor Syndrome: A Guide For Health Professions FacultyKupiri W. Ackerman-Barger, Ph.D., R.N.The impostor syndrome (IS) (also known as the impostor phenomenon) refers to successful people who have a persistent belief in their lack of intelligence, skills, or competence despite many worthy accomplishments (Youn [...]