Gender Equity Summit

Please join us for our inaugural 2022 Gender Equity Summit!

DATE: May 12, 2022
TIME: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Networking Reception to Follow
VENUE: Multi-Purpose Room, Student Community Center, UC Davis

To register to attend the Gender Equity Summit, please click here.

Join colleagues, advocates, and campus leadership in conversations on issues that have disproportionately impacted women’s careers. This is a unique opportunity for collaboration, and to uncover solutions/resources within our campus communities.

Featured Speakers for the Gender Equity Summit


1:00-1:05pm Welcome                                                                                                                                                                                            


  • Dr. Renetta Garrison Tull, Vice Chancellor, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Dr. Hendry Ton, Associate Vice Chancellor for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Panel Discussion

  • Gwen Chodur, Graduate Student Association Vice President
  • Danesha Nichols, Director of the Harassment and Discrimination Assistance and Prevention Program
  • Dr. Anna La Torre, Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Human Anatomy
2:15-2:30pm Break

Solutions/Resources/Future Directions - Systemwide

  • Elizabeth Ozer, Professor of Pediatrics & Associate Vice Provost, Faculty Equity, Office of Diversity and Outreach, University of California, SF (UCSF); Chair, University of California Systemwide Committee on the Status of Women (SACSW)

Solutions/Resources/Future Directions - UC Davis

  • Women in Medicine and Health Sciences (WIMHS)
  • Status of Women at Davis Administrative Advisory Committee (SWADAAC)
  • Workplace Reimagined and Flex Work
  • Dependent Care including the Lactation Support Program and Child Care for both campuses
  • Feminist Research Institute
  • Center for Advocacy, Resources and Education (CARE)
  • Harassment and Discrimination Assistance and Prevention Program (HDAPP)
  • LGBTQIA+ Resource Center
  • Women's Resource Center (WRRC)
  • Menstrual Equity Project Provision
  • Body Inclusivity Project
  • Support Group for Faculty Parents
  • Menstrual Equity Task Force

Closing Remarks

  • Dr. Gary May, Chancellor
4:00pm Reception

More information coming soon!


  • Status of Women at Davis Administrative Advisory Committee (SWADAAC)
  • Women in Medicine and Health Sciences (WIMHS)
  • UC Davis Health Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (HEDI)
  • UC Davis Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion