2013 April 12
 
               
 

The Center for Faculty Development (CFD) was established to facilitate career development of ALL MGH faculty. This umbrella organization addresses all aspects of faculty development, as well as, specializing on the clinical faculty through the Office for Clinical Careers (OCC), the research communities through the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the women faculty through the Office for Women's Careers (OWC).

  
  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  Grant Writing
  Workshop

  Faculty Development
  Month: NJT
  Lectureship Series

  Research Fellows
  Poster Celebration

  Academic Career
  Advancement Series

  ANNOUNCEMENT

  The Craft of Scientific
  Presentations
  Workshop

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING

 

From Our Office

1. Grant Writing Workshop on April 30-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Are you preparing an NIH grant? In this workshop, senior MGH faculty will share tips for a successful application. Lectures and a mock review panel will focus on R- and K- grant mechanisms.

The workshop will include:
• Tips for composing the sections of the NIH grant proposal
• Characteristics and content of grants that have done well
• Advice for responding to reviewers
• Mock NIH Study Section: learn how grants are reviewed

Topics/Speakers:
Career Development (K) Awards: Iain Drummond, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine
Writing Your First NIH R01 or R21: Nick Dyson, PhD, Professor of Medicine
NIH Mock Study Session: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine
                                         Darlene Dartt, PhD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, MEEI
                                         Keith Miller, PhD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Pharmacology

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Time: 9 am to 1pm
Location will be sent upon registration.

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Fri, Apr 19.

2. Faculty Development Month: 5th Annual Nancy J. Tarbell, MD Faculty Development
    Lectureship Series on May 1-

    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

"Innovating in Health Care: An Integrated Approach"

Featured Speaker: Gary P. Pisano, PhD, Harry E. Figgie Professor of
                            Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Time: noon to 1:30 pm
Location will be sent upon registration.

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to reserve your spot to hear Dr. Pisano's talk and celebrate Faculty Development Month!

The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Build a subject matter foundation for professional development
- Develop strategies for professional growth in subject matter (e.g., writing skills,
   communication skills, mentoring, leadership)
- Utilize a framework for professional growth related to subject matter
- Identify and manage personal areas of improvement related to subject matter
- Discuss subject matter to enhance professionalism and team-work
Course Director: Anne Klibanski, MD, Director of Center for Faculty Development and
Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine

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3. Research Fellows Poster Celebration on May 22-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

The ORCD Research Fellows Poster Celebration showcases the research accomplishments of MGH Postdocs and Instructors. The morning program will feature lectures from Emery Brown, MD, PhD, Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anesthesia and Cynthia Fuhrmann, PhD, Assistant Dean, University of Massachusetts Medical School. The lectures will be followed by an awards ceremony and posters will be on display in the Bulfinch Tent the entire day.

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Please click here for the complete agenda and additional information.

Please click here to register for this event by Fri, May 10.

4. REGISTER NOW! Academic Career Advancement Series (ACAS) beginning on June 3-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

The annual Academic Career Advancement Series helps MGH Faculty better understand the process of academic advancement and promotion. Plan to come and hear how to get promoted!

Session I- Instructor to Assistant Professor (All Areas of Excellence)
Date: Monday, June 3, 2013
Time: 4:30 to 6 pm

Session II- Area of Excellence: Investigation
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Time: 4:30 to 6 pm

Session III- Areas of Excellence: Clinical Expertise and Innovation
   and Teaching and Educational Leadership

Date: Monday, June 10, 2013
Time: 4:30 to 6 pm

Please click here to register for one or all three sessions. Location provided upon registration.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Build a subject matter foundation for professional development
- Develop strategies for professional growth in subject matter (e.g., writing skills,
   communication skills, mentoring, leadership)
- Utilize a framework for professional growth related to subject matter
- Identify and manage personal areas of improvement related to subject matter
- Discuss subject matter to enhance professionalism and team-work
Course Director: Anne Klibanski, MD, Director of Center for Faculty Development and Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine

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Office Phone #s:

CFD Main:   617.724.0818
OCC: 617.724.1382
ORCD: 617.643.1606
OWC: 617.724.5229

Fax:   617.726.0568

 
 
ANNOUNCEMENT
 

The Craft of Scientific Presentations Workshop on May 10-
Presented by Harvard Medical School

Melissa Marshall, Senior Lecturer, Communication Arts and Sciences, Penn State University, will offer techniques to enhance presentations through hands-on exercises and discussion.

Date: Friday, May 10, 2013
Time: 12:30 to 4pm
Location: Sheraton Commander Hotel, Cambridge, MA

Please click here to register by Fri, May 3.