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Alicia Brooks Christy ’77

Alicia Brooks Christy

Alicia Brooks Christy is an AOA graduate of Northwestern University School of Medicine, and received a M.S. degree from Duke University. Prior to joining the National Institutes of Health, she was chairman of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. She retired from the Army after 22 years of service. She is currently the Deputy Director of Reproductive Health with the Veterans Health Administration. She holds the rank of Professor at the Uniformed Services University and is an adjunct professor at Howard University. She is also a volunteer physician at Walter Reed Military Medical Center and a watercolor artist. Her artwork will be featured on the cover of “Academic Medicine” in October 2018.

Events

#HeSaidWhat?!: Practical Tips for the Workplace

Saturday, October 6

This panel will provide practical tips to use professionally to counter commonplace “He Said What?” encounters in the workplace.

Moderator:

Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers ’87, Judge, United States District Court, Northern District of California

Panelists:

Alicia Brooks Christy ’77, Deputy Director of Reproductive Health, Veterans Health Administration; Physician; University Faculty Member

Beth Cobert ’80, CEO, Skillful

Sharon Isaak Hoffman ’91, Executive Producer, “Entertainment Tonight”

Raji Shankar ’07, Research Scientist in Applied Physics

Resources:
The Confidence Gap
Ten Tips for Dealing with Being Bullied at Work
Seven Elements of Effective Negotiations
Sara Randazzo WSJ Article
Mentoring Matters Forbes
Grit Scale
Gender Differences Resources and Negotiation Physician Scientists
Differences in Male and Female Mentor Sponsorship NIH Grant Recipients
Confidence and the Gender Gap
#HeSaidWhat Resources Only


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