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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

  Drafting Your
  "Chief's Letter"

  Women in
  Medicine Month
  Reception

  Negotiating Up:
  Dealing with Power
  in the Workplace

  QUICK TIP

  Career Advice
  at MGH

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING

 

From Our Office

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: Drafting Your "Chief's Letter" on Aug 19-
Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development and the Office for Clinical Careers

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

Do you need help drafting the "Chief's letter" for your promotion?

This interactive session will focus on how to write a convincing letter for Harvard Medical School promotion committees. Learn how to help your chief understand and convey your story so that your promotion can move forward. Donít let procrastination and anxiety get in your way!

Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in the Field of     Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation; Director, Office for Clinical Careers

Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Mon, Aug 11.

From Our Other Offices

1. Women in Medicine Month Annual Reception on Sep 18-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

In commemoration of Women in Medicine month, the OWC invites you to the 17th Annual Women in Medicine Month celebrating women faculty.

"Gender Equity in Academic Medicine: Insights and Innovations"

Dr. Reshma Jagsi will discuss recent evidence regarding the challenges faced by women pursuing careers in academic medicine, along with innovative, evidence-based approaches to promote gender equity and success in women's careers.

Speaker: Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil, Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology
          at the University of Michigan Health System and Research Investigator in the Center for
          Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine

Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location provided upon registration.


Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Wed, Sep 10.


Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)ô . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


2. Negotiating Up: Dealing with Power in the Workplace on Sep 30-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

Do you want to negotiate better with the leaders in your division or department? Join us for this interactive workshop dealing with power differentials in the workplace. This session will focus on types of power, attitudes towards power that influence negotiations and tips for negotiation preparation from a power perspective.

Speaker: Melissa Brodrick, Harvard Medical School Ombudsperson

Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Please click here to register by Tue, Sep 23.


Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)ô . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



QUICK TIP

Would you like advice on advancing your career?

Set up an individual consultation to discuss career advice/professional development, navigating the HMS promotions process, HMS Curriculum Vitae (CV) review, managing relationships in the lab, and much more...
Clinical faculty members....
Contact the Office for Clinical Careers (OCC) to request a meeting with the Director, Theodore Stern, MD at clinicalcareers@partners.org or 617.724.1382.

Research faculty members...
Contact the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) to request a meeting with the Director, Dennis Brown, PhD at orcd@partners.org or 617.643.1606.

Women faculty members...*
Contact the Office for Women's Careers (OWC) to request a meeting with the Director, Nancy Rigotti, MD, at womens.careers@partners.org or 617.724.5229.
*May contact the ORCD/OCC as well

 

Office Phone #s:

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

Fax:   617.726.0568