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Academic Year 2015 - 2016
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

May 2016 September 2016 January 2017
June 2016 October 2016 February 2017
July 2016 November 2016 March 2017
August 2016 December 2016 April 2017

 

May 2016

Graduate Student Division Seminar: Career Advancement Series

How to Identify Funding Opportunities
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Division

Are you a graduate student interested in finding new external funding opportunities for your research? Community of Science (COS) Pivot is a database of funding announcements from government, commercial and international sponsors.

At this seminar you will learn how to:
    •  Find grant opportunities to support your research
    •  Find awards, scholarships, and travel support opportunities for you
    •  Set up COS Funding Alert for weekly, individualized notifications
       based on your needs/interests
    •  Learn how to describe your research interest in the context of funding
       opportunities

Facilitator: Amy Robb, Assistant Director for Prospect Research and Funding Opportunities, Corporate and Foundation Relations, MGH Development Office

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

More details as date nears.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This session presents new MGH Research Fellows with an overview of the resources, programs and events offered by the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA).

Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Invitation only

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

ORCD Annual Research Fellows Poster Celebration
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

The ORCD Research Fellow Poster Celebration showcases the research accomplishments of MGH postdoctoral fellows. Posters will be on display in the Bulfinch Tent the entire day, and lectures and awards will follow this agenda:

Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2016

  9:00 am  Poster Session I (Bulfinch Tent)
10:00 am  Welcome and Lectures (Thier Conference Room)
                     - Trends in Biomedical Science lecture by Harald C. Ott, MD,
                        Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
                     - Research Career Development lecture by Nina Dudnik, PhD,
                        Founder and CEO, Seeding Labs
11:30 am  Poster Awards Ceremony (Thier Conference Room)
12:00 pm  Poster Session II (Bulfinch Tent)
  1:00 pm  Formal program concludes
                   Posters may be on display until 4 pm

Please click here to RSVP to help us gauge attendance for this event.

 

 

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June 2016

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

The annual Academic Career Advancement Series helped MGH Faculty better understand the process of academic advancement and promotion.

Session I- Area of Excellence: Clinical Expertise and Innovation & Teaching and Educational Leadership
Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Time: 12:00-1:30p

Session II- Area of Excellence: Investigation
Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:30p

Session III- Area of Excellence: Instructor to Assistant Professor (All Areas of Excellence)
Date: Monday, June 6, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:30p

Session IV- Crafting Your CV Narrative
Date: Monday, June 13, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm


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 1-1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

Building Your Leadership Skills: Negotiating for Value
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

Whether you realize it or not, you negotiate every day...with colleagues, staff, family, and friends. Preparing for and navigating these everyday negotiations impacts your quality of life. In this interactive workshop you will:
    •  Determine your default negotiating style
    •  Build on previous experience to improve future encounters
    •  Prepare for an upcoming negotiation by:
             - Clarifying interests and priorities
             - Identifying opportunities to create value and promote integrative
               negotiation

Facilitators: Meridale Baggett, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS,
   Co-Director, Deparment of Medicine Residency Leadership Program, MGH
Christiana Iyasere, MD, MBA, Instructor of Medicine, HMS, Director, Department
   of Medicine Innovation Program,MGH, Co-Director, Department of Medicine
   Residency Leadership Program, MGH

Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Time: 5:00 to 7:30 pm
Please email womens.careers@partners.org for registration information.

 

*Final Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series Session of 2015-2016*

Data Management and Data Integrity

This final RCR seminar of 2015-2016 will discuss the data integrity responsibilities of researchers, and provide strategies for managing laboratory data, including:
    •  Maintaining integrity of data for peer review and sharing
    •  Managing different data formats (lab notebooks, electronic media, etc.)
    •  Ensuring data integrity for intellectual property

Facilitator: Javier Irazoqui, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine,
    Gastroenterology Division, Center for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel
    Disease

Date: June 9, 2016
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 pm
MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

This seminar counts as one of the four required lectures in part III of Partners RCR training.
All are welcome, but space is limited and registration preference will be given to those with RCR training requirements. For more information on RCR training, click here.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This session presents new MGH Research Fellows with an overview of the resources, programs and events offered by the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA).

Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Invitation only

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

19th Annual Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards Luncheon
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers
Invitation only


The Office for Women's Careers offers this luncheon to all Claflin award winners to celebrate their achievements. The luncheon was by invitation only.

Date: Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time: 12:00-1:00 pm

 

 

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July 2016

TBA

 

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August 2016

TBA

 

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September 2016

Women in Medicine Month Annual Reception

Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

In commemoration of Women in Medicine month, the OWC will celebrate the 18th Annual Women in Medicine Month celebrating women faculty.

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

More details as date nears.

 

Postdoc Appreciation Ice Cream Social

Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

In honor of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, the ORCD acknowledges MGH Research Fellows for their scientific contributions to the MGH research enterprise.

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016

More details as date nears.

 

 

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October 2016

TBA

 

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November 2016

TBA

 

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December 2016

TBA

 

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January 2017

TBA

 

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February 2017

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March 2017

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April 2017

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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