UWNURF (University of Washington Network of Underrepresented Residents and Fellows)

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The University of Washington’s Network of Underrepresented Residents and Fellows (UW NURF) is a resident and fellow organization established in 2010. Our mission is to promote cultural diversity in medicine through community education, mentorship, professional networking, cultural competency education, and recruitment of underrepresented medical students, residents, and fellows.

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We would love to see you at our bi-monthly meetings, town hall meetings, diversity lecture series, and other events. Please check our events calendar on our website or Facebook page. Join our listserv by sending an email to uwnurf@uw.edu

Your interest in NURF is greatly appreciated. We value your participation! Please join us at our many recruitment events and endeavors. Have ideas for more projects? Contact us for details at uwnurf@uw.edu

Annual NURF Welcome Reception
Diversity in Medicine Lecture Series
Town Hall Meetings
Undergraduate/Medical Student “Speed Mentoring” Mixer
SNMA-NURF Joint High School Outreach
“Doctor for a Day”
SNMA / LMSA National Meetings
AAMC Regional Meeting
Monthly Medical Student/Sub-I Socials
End-of-Year Reception

NURF Meeting Agenda
Plaza Café, University of Washington
Conference Room A/B
Time: 6:30-8:00pm
January 10, 2018

1. Welcome
2. Introductions
3. Old Business
a. Recap of Lecture Series events
b. Recap of SNMA RMEC event
c. NURF Happy Hours – Third Thursdays of the month
4. New Business – schedule for the second semester of AY 2017-2018
a. SNMA National Meeting 2018
b. LMSA Meeting 2018
c. NHMA Meeting 2018
d. Upcoming Events
i. Speed Dating Event
ii. Diversity Lectures Series
iii. HQSC-NURF Healthcare Equity Conference
iv. Town hall meeting
v. Pre-health conference residents/fellows panel
5. Doctor for a Day/Outreach Summary
6. GMEC meeting update
7. Closing Remarks

Diversity Sub Internships
Bi-Monthly Meetings
Professional Networking Events

Event Location Date
 Dr. Vanessa Gamble   UWMC/Seattle Childrens Hospital   December 12th-13th   RSVP 
 SNMA Conference   San Francisco, CA   March 28-April 1, 2018    
 LMSA National Conference   Miami, FL   April 13-15, 2018    
 Dr. Dina Greene          

Conferences that are attended: SNMA and LMSA