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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

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

 

April 2014

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Grant Writing Series: Advice for the NIH Research Plan

The Research Plan is the centerpiece of the NIH R01 application. This seminar will offer tips to help you with all aspects of the R01 Research Plan:

  • Specific Aims
  • Background and Significance
  • Preliminary Studies/Progress Report
  • Research Design and Method
  • Approach
  • Results
Speakers: Patricia D’Amore, PhD, Charles L. Schepens Professor of
    Ophthalmology
  Filip Swirski, PhD, Assistant Professor of Radiology
Discussion leader: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Office for
    Research Career Development

Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Managing Parenthood and Your Research Career

This session of the OWC’s Managing Parenthood and Your Career series will focus on the unique experiences of research faculty.

  • How do you balance a soft-money career with maternity leave and childcare challenges?
  • Is the flexibility of a research career a burden or a blessing for faculty who are parents?
  • How do the challenges of balancing work and family life change as your children grow into semi-independence?
Come to this panel discussion to hear tips from your colleagues and add your voice to this important discussion!

Panelists: Beth Costine, PhD, Instructor in Neurosurgery
   Sara Lazar, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of      Psychiatry
   Eve Valera, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of      Psychiatry
   Elaine Yu, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Date: Friday, April 11, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

Part I: Negotiation Essentials

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

This seminar will focus on the structure of negotiation by reviewing a systematic approach on preparing to negotiate. A case study example will be used to guide the participants through this process. This interactive workshop will help you understand the barriers and strategies to successful negotiations.

Facilitator: Robert C. Bordone, Thaddeus R. Beal Clinical Professor of Law
      at Harvard Law School; Director, Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinic

Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Time: 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Location will be sent upon registration.

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register.

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 2 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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May 2014

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Grant Writing Series: Mock NIH Study Section

Do you know what happens after you send your grant application to NIH? In this presentation MGH faculty with experience as NIH reviewers will stage a mock review panel to show how grants are evaluated.

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

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

Faculty Development Month: 6th Annual Nancy J. Tarbell, MD Faculty Development Lectureship Series

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

"Ambulances, Epidemiology and the End of the Week"

Featured Speaker: Katrina Armstrong, MD, MSCE, Jackson Professor of
      Clinical Medicine, HMS; Chief, MGH Department of Medicine

Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014
Time: 12:00 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. Armstrong's talk and celebrate Faculty Development Month!

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.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

Part II: Managing Challenging Negotiation Behaviors

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

We strongly recommend that you attend the Negotiation Essentials seminar prior to this advanced course.

This seminar, for those who have participated in Part I of the Negotiation Series, will build on the framework from Negotiation Essentials. This interactive workshop will offer tools and advice on how to handle negotiations when the "other" side is using difficult tactics.

Facilitator: Robert C. Bordone, Thaddeus R. Beal Clinical Professor of Law
      at Harvard Law School; Director, Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinic

Date: Monday, May 12, 2014
Time: 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Location will be sent upon registration.

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register.

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 2 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: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellows Poster Celebration

The ORCD Research Fellows Poster Celebration showcases the research accomplishments of MGH postdoctoral fellows. Posters will be on display in the Bulfinch Tent the entire day. The morning session will include lectures on "Trends in Biomedical Science" and "Research Career Development" followed by an award ceremony.

Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2013

 

 

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June 2014

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Previously recorded programs available online:

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