Meetings and Events

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Next Meeting

Damon Tweedy, MD

Juneteenth Celebration

Damon Tweedy, MD

June 20th, 2024 |  12 pm-1:30 pm
Great Hall, Trent Seamans Center for Health Education

RSVP coming soon

Previous Meetings

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Revitalizing Work Life: Exploring Restorative Practices for Professional Excellence

Featured Speakers:

Dr. Tiffany Adams
Jeanine Holland
Wendy Perry
Dr. Jasmine Willis-Wallace

Thursday, March 21, 2024

Shree Harmon

Resume Crafting 101: Tips & Tricks


Sheree Harmon, MBA, SPHR, SHMR-SCP
Director of Human Resources 
Duke University School of Medicine 

Thursday, February 15, 2024

Ernestine Briggs-King, PhD

Black History Month: Racial Healing


Dr. Ernestine Briggs-King, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine

Thursday, January 18, 2024

Boost Your Efficiency: A Productivity Toolkit

This interactive and dynamic workshop will provide a comprehensive toolkit to enhance efficiency in both personal and professional domains. Let’s maximize our output and streamline workflows.

Resources available on Resource Page

Thursday, November 18, 2023

Tasha Curry-Corcoran

Snatching Rest: Strategies to Thrive in Our Grind Culture 

Tasha Curry-Corcoran
Associate Director for Learning & Development
Student Affairs Staff Resource Office | Duke University

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Jameca Dupree

Navigating Duke: Celebrating Wins and Overcoming Challenges


Jameca M. Dupree, M.B.A. (She/Her/Hers)
Associate University Librarian and Director of Financial and Facility Services
Duke University Libraries

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Networking & Beyond - The Power of Collaboration

103 Bryan Research Center

Thursday, June 15th

ME2 Second Annual Juneteenth Celebration
Thursday, June 15th, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
Trent Semans Center for Health Education
Great Hall

Thursday, May 18

A. Eugene Washington, MD, MPH, MSc
Chancellor for Health Affairs at Duke University

Thursday, April 20

Serving the Greater Good, But At What Cost?

Keisha L. Bentley-Edwards, PhD
Co-Director, Special Populations & Equity in Research Cores,
Clinical and Translational Sciences Award
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Thursday, March 16

Are You Betting on Yourself?

Charmaine L. Duckie, MSN, RN, MSRN-BC, NEA-BC, sDNP
Nurse Manager
Duke Primary Care

Thursday, February 16

Black History Celebration
Below the Surface: Identity Workshop

Stephanie Robertson, JD
Assistant Dean, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Fuqua School of Business

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Belongingness:  Building Resilience Through Community

Delbert Wigfall, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Director, Multicultural Resource Center, Associate Director and Senior Advisor

Maureen D. Cullins, AM
Director, Multicultural Resource Center, Associate Director and Senior Advisor
Master of Biomedical Sciences Program

Thursday, January 19, 2023

A Path Forward: How I got here

Floyd Borden, MPA
Chief Administrative Officer
Department of Biochemistry
Duke University School of Medicine

Thursday, October 20, 2022 

Being “Heard” vs. Being “Effective”

Amy Porter- Tacoronte, MBA
Vice Chair of Administration and Finance and Chief Administrative Officer
Department of Medicine


Thursday, June 15th, 2021

ME2  Juneteenth Celebration
Thursday, June 15th, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
Trent Semans Center for Health Education
Great Hall

Thursday, May 19, 2022

A Conversation with Kevin Thomas, MD

Vice Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
and Chief Diversity Officer

Thursday, April 21, 2022 

My Mama Gave Me This Big-Ass Name

Mark Anthony Neal, PhD
James B. Duke Distinguished Professor of African American Studies
Director, Center for Arts, Digital Culture & Entrepreneurship (CADCE)

Thursday, March 17, 2022

Cultivating Community Wellness: A Critical Component of Culturally Grounded Mentorship.   

Anita-Yvonne Bryant, Ph.D
Staff Psychologist     
Associate Director, Director of Training
Duke Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)

Thursday, February 17, 2022

How I Got Here

Antwon Lofton, Ed.D.
Assistant Vice President, Staff & Labor Relations