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Within MGH

Academic Year 2013 - 2014
Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development (including the Office for Clinical Careers, Office for Research Career Development, Office for Women's Careers and Graduate Student Division)

Sessions by month

September 2014 January 2015 May 2015
October 2014 February 2015 June 2015
November 2014 March 2015 July 2015
December 2014 April 2015 August 2015

 

September 2014

Presented by the Office for Research Career Develompent

Postdoc Appreciation Ice Cream Social

In honor of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, the ORCD would like to acknowledge MGH Research Fellows for their scientific contributions to the MGH research enterprise. The world-class research carried out at MGH would not be possible without the dedication and hard work of our 1100+ postdoctoral research fellows.

We invite all MGH postdoctoral research fellows to join us for an Ice Cream Social to thank you for your hard work.

Date: Monday, September 15, 2014
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Please click here to register.

 

Women in Medicine Month Annual Reception

Insights and Innovations: Achieving Gender Equity in Academic Medicine

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

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

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

Negotiating Up: Dealing with Power in the Workplace

Speaker: Melissa Brodrick, Harvard Medical School Ombudsperson
Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

SESSION IS FULL.

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) . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
.

 

 

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October 2014

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Crafting Your CV Narrative

Your CV is almost complete, however, do you need help writing your CV narrative?

This interactive seminar reviews the purpose and structure of the HMS CV narrative. Additionally, there is a practicum on how to overcome your writer's block and craft a narrative that best describes your major contributions and achievements.

Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in
    the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation and Director, Office for
    Clinical Careers
Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

 

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series

Responsible Authorship

This seminar will present authorship guidelines and case studies of authorship disputes that will equip you to discuss and determine appropriate authorship for your research collaborations.

Facilitator: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Office for
    Research Career Development
Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Please click here to register.

 

 

 

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November 2014

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Are you making all the best benefits decisions?

If you are not sure, come hear from the Professional Staff Benefits Office about changes for 2014 and to have all your benefits questions answered. Take advantage of this session during the annual open enrollment period which begins on November 4th and ends on November 26th!

Facilitator: Dee Dee Chen, Manager, MGH Professional Staff Benefits Office
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: noon to 1pm

 

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December 2014

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Drafting Your Chief's Letter

This interactive session focuses on how to write a convincing letter for Harvard Medical School promotion committees. Participants will learn how to help their chief understand and convey their story in order for their promotion to move forward.

Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in
    the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation and Director, Office for
    Clinical Careers
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

 

 

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January 2015

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February 2015

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April 2015

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May 2015

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June 2015

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July 2015

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August 2015

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Previously recorded programs available online:

MGH New Faculty Orientation

The Center for Faculty Development hosted the annual MGH New Faculty Orientation for faculty across all departments that recently joined MGH. This served as an opportunity for faculty to hear from senior leaders and to familiarize themselves with key information to enhance their MGH experience. The three-hour session provided an overview of the MGH environment and faculty resources.
Click here to view video presentation- Part One
- Welcome, Anne Klibanski, MD
- Massachusetts General Hospital Overview, Peter Slavin, MD
- Massachusetts General Physicians Organization (MGPO) Overview,
  Greg Pauly, MHA
Click here to view video presentation- Part Two
- MGH Research Environment Overview
- Harvard Medical School Overview, Maureen Connelly, MD
- Introduction to Your CV, Theodore Stern, MD
- Center for Faculty Development Overview, Theodore Stern, MD

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series-

Climbing the Academic Ladder: Practical Points and Steps
Facilitated by Theodore Stern, MD, Director of the Office for Clinical Careers, Professor of Psychiatry in the field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation at HMS, and Chief of the Avery D. Weisman, MD, Psychiatry Consultation Service.
A 3-part seminar geared towards:
Session 1- Understanding the HMS Promotions Process
    Click here to view video presentation
Session 2- Preparing Your CV in the HMS Format
    Click here to view video presentation
Session 3- Crafting Your CV Narrative
    Click here to view video presentation

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series-

Effective Negotiation Skills
Facilitated by Linda Wilcox, Ombudsperson for the HMS/HSDM/HSPH.
Explore ways for you to become a more effective negotiator. This case-based interactive seminar is to help you approach controversial conversations. The speaker focused on relevant negotiation skills and strategies that you can practice in real-life situations.
Click here to view video presentation

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series-

HMS/HSDM CV: 'How to Format' the new HMS CV
Facilitated by Mary C. Walsh, PhD, Program Director, Faculty Appointment, HMS Office of Faculty Affairs.
Following the more general CV seminars offered, this seminar focused on the details of formatting the new HMS CV. The HMS Office for Faculty Affairs returned to the MGH to address the faculty, administrators and administrative assistants who work directly on the details of the CV for their faculty.
Click here to view video presentation

 

Academic Career Development Series-

What it takes to get promoted in your area of excellence...
Teaching and Educational Leadership

Session included the following panelists:
Beverly MK Biller, MD, Professor of Medicine and Clinical Director, MGH Fellowship in Endocrinology
Robert A. Novelline, MD, Professor of Radiology and Director of Emergency Radiology Division
Theodore A. Stern, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Director of Consultation Psychiatry for Adult Hospital Patients
Moderated by Jules L. Dienstag, MD, Professor of Medicine and Dean for Medical Education
Click here to view video presentation

 

Academic Career Development Series-

What it takes to get promoted in your area of excellence...
Investigation

Session included the following panelists:
Xandra O. Breakefield, PhD, Professor of Neurology and Director of the Laboratory of Experimental Gene Therapy, Department of Neurology
Anne Klibanski, MD, Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Neuroendocrine Unit
David N. Louis, MD, Benjamin Castleman Professor of Pathology and Chief of the Department of Pathology
Moderated by Stephen B. Calderwood, MD, Morton N. Swartz MD Academy Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases
Click here to view video presentation

 

Academic Career Development Series-

What it takes to get promoted in your area of excellence...
Clinical Expertise and Innovation

Session included the following panelists:
David N. Caplan, MD,PhD Professor of Neurology Medicine and Director of the Cognitive Behavioral Neurology Unit
Maureen T. Connelly, MD, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs at Harvard Medical School
Theresa C. McLoud, MD, Professor of Radiology, Associate Radiologist in Chief and Director of Education, Department of Radiology
Moderated by Andrew L. Warshaw, MD, W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Department of Surgery
Click here to view video presentation


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