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Academic Year 2014 - 2015
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

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

 

January 2015

Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

Conflict Management at Work
Co-sponsored with the Graduate Student Division

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments and
MGH graduate students.

This seminar will explore the benefits of understanding conflict and provide a pragmatic, situational approach to conflict resolution. Melissa Brodrick will demonstrate how and when to use the conflict-handling styles effectively and coach participants to initiate productive dialogue to deal with conflict situations.

Facilitator: Melissa Brodrick, Harvard Medical School Ombudsperson
Date: Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 2:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

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

 

POSTPONED
Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Grant Writing Series
NIH K Awards: Mentored Career Development Grant for Researchers

Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This panel discussion will describe the different NIH career development awards that are available for research fellows and early career faculty. Covered topics will include:
    •  Which K award is right for you
    •  Selecting the mentor(s)
    •  The career development plan
    •  The research plan
    •  Responding to reviewers in a resubmitted grant

Panelists:
Bakhos Tannous, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Director, Vector
       Production and Development Core
   Iain Drummond, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

More details to follow.

 

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February 2015

Faculty Development Seminar: Responsible Conduct of Research Series

Peer Review of Journal Manuscripts
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development This Responsible Conduct of Research workshop will cover:
    •  Overview of the Peer Review process
    •  Journal guidelines and unwritten rules
    •  Ethical consideration for reviewers

In addition, you will work in a small group to review a manuscript guided by the faculty presenters. Participants will be assigned a short basic or clinical research manuscript to read before the session.

Facilitators:
Hensin Tsao, MD, PhD, Professor of Dermatology, Clinical Director, MGH Melanoma & Pigmented
   Lesion Center
Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Office for Research Career Development

Date: Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Time: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Registration is closed for this session.

 

GSD Educational Seminar: Career Advancement Series

How to Write a Successful Fellowship Application
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Divsion
This seminar will provide an overview of the NIH National Research Service Award (NRSA) training grant mechanisms. NRSA predoctoral (F31) and postdoctoral (F32) fellowship training grants provide an invaluable resource towards launching a career as an independent researcher. We will discuss the elements that go into a successful NRSA grant application, including how to pick a research project, how to select sponsors and mentors, and what to emphasize in a solid training plan.

Facilitator: Kristen K. Ellard, Ph.D., Clinical Fellow in Psychology
;   Bipolar Clinic and Research Program Program, MGH
Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

How to Format the HMS CV
Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

The HMS Office for Faculty Affairs is returning to the MGH to address the details of formatting the HMS CV for faculty members. This seminar will convey important information to prepare your CV for the academic promotion process.

Facilitator: Carol Bates, MD Associate Professor of Medicine; Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs,
   Harvard Medical School

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

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Wed, Jan 29.

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

 

GSD Educational Seminar: Career Advancement Series

The Power of Presentation
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Division
A quick and easy guide for MGH graduate students on how to give an oral presentation.

This seminar will provide the tools and job aids needed to make your point to an audience more effectively. Claudyne Wilder will discuss key ingredients to consider the next time you create and deliver a scientific talk.

Facilitator: Claudyne Wilder, President of Wilder Presentations
   Director, Clinical Research Support Office, Clinical Research Program

Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.

 

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March 2015

TBA

 

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April 2015

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series

Research Integrity
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development
Facilitators: Gretchen Brodnicki, JD, Dean for Faculty and Research
    Integrity, HMS
Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Office for Research
    Career Development
Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Location provided upon registration.
1 RCR credit
Please click here to register.

 

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May 2015

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series

Responsibilities of Mentors and Mentees
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development
Facilitator: Jennifer Temel, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration

1 RCR credit
Please click here to register.

 

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June 2015

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series

Data Management and Data Integrity
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development
Facilitator: Javier Irazoqui, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Date: Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

1 RCR credit
Please click here to register.

 

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July 2015

TBA

 

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August 2015

TBA

 

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September 2015

TBA

 

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October 2015

TBA

 

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November 2015

TBA

 

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December 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