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Academic Year 2007 - 08

Faculty Development Seminars -

Using Powerpoint to Enhance Your Presentation
Facilitated by Pamela Conway, CompuWorks Systems
Date: September 10, 2007
Click here to view the presentation for this seminar
Click here for copy of handout - Slide Design Tips

Women in Medicine Month-

Prospects for Innovation: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead
Speaker: Susan Hockfield, PhD, President, MA Institute of Technology and Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Date: September 17, 2007
Click here to view a copy of the 2007 Tribute Book

Faculty Development Workshop -

Grant-Writing Workshop
Facilitated by grant-writing consultant, Carol Winkleman
Date: September 24-25, 2007

Faculty Development Seminar -

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Finding and Hiring the Right Nanny
Speaker: Marsha Epstein
Co-sponsored with The Harvard Medical Center Office of Work and Family
Date: October 11, 2007
Click below to view helpful handouts from this seminar:
Client Interview Guide
How to Be A Success At Working with Your Nanny
Ten Steps for a Successful Relationship with Your Nanny
Tips to Travel with Nanny

Facultyfest

Date: November 13, 2007
Included representatives from the following offices:

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Center for Faculty Development
    - Office for Research Career Development
    - Office for Women’s Careers
  • Harvard Medical Office of Work & Family
  • Massachusetts General Physicians Organization
  • MGH Health Club
  • MGH Multicultural Affairs Office
  • Partners Child Care Services
  • Professional Staff Benefits Office
  • Treadwell Library

Effective Mentoring: A Faculty Development Course for Mentors

Date: November 16, 2007
A one day course being offered by the Consortium of Harvard Affiliated Offices for Development and Diversity (CHADD) to enhance your mentorship skills and effectiveness.

Faculty Development Seminar-

Effective Negotiation Skills
Speaker: Linda Wilcox, Ombudsperson for the Harvard Medical School,     School of Dental Medicine, and School of Public Health
Date: Monday, December 10, 2007
Click here to view video presentation

Business of Life™ Workshops

Strategic Planning for women faculty.
Facilitator: Allison Rimm, Vice President of Strategic Planning
    and Information Management
Dates: Friday, January 25, 2008
  Friday, February 8, 2008
  Friday, February 29, 2008
  Friday, March 7, 2008
Click here for details

Faculty Development Seminar -

New HMS Promotion Criteria
Date: Monday, January 28, 2008
Speaker: Ellice S. Lieberman, DrPH, MD, Dean for Faculty Affairs, Harvard Medical School
Click here to view HMS new promotion criteria website

Faculty Development Seminar -

Long Distance Caregiving:
Managing Elder Care When You're Not There

Date: Monday, February 4, 2008
Speaker: Jody Gastfriend, LICSW
Co-sponsored with The Harvard Medical Center Office of Work and Family

Faculty Development Seminar -

"MONEY TALKS" Ask the Financial Planner
Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2008
Co-sponsored with Professional Benefits Office
Moderated by Mark Grubbs, Manager, Professional Staff Benefits Office
Panelists:
Barbara Attardo, CFP, Director in Charge of the Cambridge Personal Financial Planning Group, Tofias, PC
Paul Bourgeois, CFP, Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
William Swenson, CFP, Wealth Management Advisor, TIAA-CREF
Click here to view flyer.

Academic Career Development Series -

New HMS Promotion Criteria
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2008
Speaker: Ellice S. Lieberman, DrPH, MD, Dean for Faculty Affairs, Harvard Medical School

Academic Career Development Series -

How to get promoted from Associate Professor to Professor
Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Panelists:
Daniel K. Podolsky, MD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine and Chief of Gastroenterology Division
Stephen B. Calderwood, MD, M Swartz Academy Professor of Medicine and Chief of Infectious Disease Division
Moderated by Mary Clark, PhD, Center for Faculty Development consultant

Faculty Development Seminar -

Write It So They'll Read It!™
Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2008
Speaker: Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts, Principal, Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts & Associates

Academic Career Development Series -

How to get promoted from Instructor to Assistant Professor
Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2008
Panelists:
Michael J. Barry, MD, Professor of Medicine and Chief of General Medicine Unit
Nancy J. Tarbell, MD, CC Wang Professor of Radiation Oncology, Chief of Pediatric Radiation Oncology Unit, Director of the Center for Faculty Development and Office for Women's Careers
Moderated by Mary Clark, PhD, Center for Faculty Development consultant

Faculty Development Month -

Improving Negotiation Outcomes
Date: Monday, May 5, 2008
Speaker: Robert C. Bordone is the Thaddeus R. Beal Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and the Director of the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program.

Academic Career Development Series -

How to get promoted from Assistant to Associate Professor
Date: Tuesday, May 6, 2008
Panelists:
Keith W. Miller, PhD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Pharmacology in Anesthesia and Director of the Harvard Anaesthesia Center for Training and Research
Tayyaba Hasan, PhD, Professor of Dermatology and Director of the Office for Research Career Development
Jan Shifren, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Moderated by Mary Clark, PhD, Center for Faculty Development consultant

Faculty Development Month -

Faculty Networking Social
Date: Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Faculty Development Month -

Publishing in High Impact Journals
Date: Thursday, June 12, 2008
Speaker: Julie R. Ingelfinger, MD, Deputy Editor at the New England Journal of Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, and Senior Consultant in Pediatric Nephrology at MassGeneral Hospital for Children at MGH.
Click here to view handout.

Office for Women's Careers Center for Faculty Development Office for Research Career Development