Women's Faculty Committee

The Mission of the Women's Faculty Committee of UMMS/UMMHC is to address the needs of women faculty and promote the status of women in the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Memorial Health Care clinical system. Information about the WFC is posted on the website of the Diversity and Equal Opportunity Office.

Women’s Faculty Committee Awards

The Office of Faculty Affairs sponsors the annual Women's Faculty Committee Awards luncheon, at which outstanding faculty are recognized for their contributions to UMMS and their support of women faculty.

WFC Awardees 2012

May 2012 - (those picured are named in bold) Women’s Faculty Committee co-chairs Rebecca Lundquist, MD, Associate Professor, Psychiatry (far Left) and Elaine Martin, DA, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine & Community Health and Director of Library services (far right), stand with the 2012 Women’s Faculty Award winners (from left): Recipient of the Outstanding Community Award - Mathilda Castiel, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine; Recipients of the Excellence in Clinical Service Award - Catherine Phillips, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology and Barbara Olendzki, RD, MPH, LDN, Assistant Professor, Medicine; Recipient of the Outstanding Mentoring Award - Jean King, PhD, Professor, Psychiatry; Recipient of the Women in Science and Health Achievements Award - Deborah Molrine, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Pediatrics; . Not pictured: Recipient of the Sarah Stone Excellence in Education Award - Jackie Coghlin-Strom, MD, MPH

Past Recipients

Click for list of All Recipients 2001-2012