Women Leaders in Medicine Summit

Women Leaders in Medicine Summit

November 7, 2019

Conference Center Building at Summers Mill Retreat • Belton, Texas


As a result of attending this activity, the participants should be able to:

  • Identify modifiable and non-modifiable burnout triggers
  • Create a personal roadmap for career success
  • Analyze their leadership strengths and weaknesses
  • Apply new negotiation and advocacy techniques
  • Recognize impression management opportunities

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, may be downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

  • 9 a.m.

    Light breakfast with peer-to-peer networking

  • 9:15 a.m.


  • 9:30 a.m.

    YOU Can Do It! Our Differences Are Our Strengths

    Sharonne N. Hayes, MD
    Cardiologist and Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
    Mayo Clinic

  • 10:15 a.m.


  • 10:30 a.m.

    Panel: Women Working with Women: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

    Moderator: Meera Beharry, MD

  • 12:15 p.m.


    Book discussion at tables

  • 1 p.m.

    We Don't Think the Way We Think We Think: Addressing Implicit Bias in Healthcare

    Sharonne N. Hayes, MD

  • 2 p.m.

    Stereotype (Identity) Threat: Addressing This "Invisible Actor"

    Sharonne N. Hayes, MD

  • 3 p.m.


  • 3:30 p.m.

    Protecting Your Time at Work and Home

    Joanne Sotelo, MD

  • 4:30 p.m.

    BSWH Women Leaders in Medicine Program: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going

    Dawn Sears, MD

  • 5 p.m.

    Group Photo

  • 5:30 p.m.

    Networking Dinner with Senior Leaders

Accreditation and Credit Designation


The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Continuing Education Credit

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This event is co-sponsored and supported by Women in Leadership grant from The Physicians Foundation, BSW Clinic Board of Directors, Chief Medical Office - Joy in Practice Team, the Department of Surgery and the Elizabeth and Drayton McLane Jr. Chair in Health and Wellness.


Summers Mill Retreat

The conference is held in the Conference Center Building at the Summers Mill Retreat.

Learn more about the venue.

Conference Center Building
7441 FM 1123
Belton, TX 76513


This event is available at no cost to all female physicians at Baylor Scott & White Health.

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