2021 CLIME Together Symposium

The University of Washington (UW) Center for Leadership and Innovation in Medical Education (CLIME) invites all health sciences educators to participate in its 6th annual CLIME Together Symposium for Excellence in Health Professions Education on Friday, June 11, 2021, 9:30am-12:30pm (pst) via Zoom. 

Come meet other members of UW’s vibrant community of educators and participate in a half-day of activities devoted to sharing educational innovations and scholarship. Let’s celebrate our education community and its accomplishments together!

CLIME Together Symposium Schedule

9:30-10:30 Plenary

10:30-11:00 Plenary Q&A

11:00-11:10 Break

11:10-12:15 Abstract Presentations : Abstract Room Sign Up

12:15-12:30 Closing

2021 Plenary Speaker: Thema Bryant Davis, PhD

Thema Bryant-Davis is a professor of psychology at Pepperdine University and director of the Culture and Trauma Research Lab.  She is a past president of the Society for the Psychology of Women and past psychology representative to the United Nations.  The California Psychological Association honored her as Scholar of the Year for her work in the cultural context of trauma recovery and the Institute of Violence, Abuse, and Trauma honored her for mentorship in the field of trauma psychology.  She published one of the early frameworks and models for the treatment of racial trauma and has provided training for associations, Universities, counseling centers, and non-profit organizations nationally and internationally.  The APA division of International Psychology honored her in 2020 for contributions to international psychology for her global work on women.  She hosts the Homecoming Podcast, a mental health and holistic wellness resource, and has appeared as a mental health expert in television, radio, and print.