Center for Faculty Development - A Resource for Faculty
Events & Programs

Within MGH

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

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

 

July 2016

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Business of Life™ Workshop
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

The Office for Women's Careers, under the auspices of the Center for Faculty Development, is sponsoring a full-day "Business of Life™ Workshop." In this highly experiential workshop, you will learn how to apply the principles of strategic planning to achieve your personal and professional goals while deriving greater fulfillment from your life. You will learn a systematic process to examine your personal skills, talents and passions and to bring who you truly ARE to all that you DO.

Facilitator: Allison Rimm, President and CEO, Allison Rim and Associates, LLC,
   Best-selling Author, Executive Coach, Management Consultant, and Former
   MGH Senior VP of Strategic Planning and Information Management

Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

For registration information, please email womens.careers@partners.org.

 

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August 2016

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards Panel Discussion
Co-sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers and the Office for Research Career Development

Would you like to know more about the Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards? These awards are designed to provide bridge funding for junior faculty women to sustain research productivity during the child-rearing years with the intention of advancing women in academic medicine. This information session will cover:
    •  Resources to help you apply
    •  Tips on putting together your best application
    •  Advice from recent Claflin Scholars
    •  How the award can help advance your career

Panelists: Carrie C. Lubitz, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Surgery
    · 2015 Claflin Award Winner
 Karen K. Miller, MD, Professor of Medicine · 1999 Claflin Award Winner
    · Co-Chair, ECOR review committee
 Caroline M. Mitchell, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology,
    and Reproductive Biology · 2015 Claflin Award Winner
Moderator: Nancy A. Rigotti, MD, Professor of Medicine, HMS, and Director,
    Office for Women's Careers

Date: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided with registration

Please click here for Claflin Award eligibility requirements. Eligible faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Mon, Aug 1.

 

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September 2016

Women in Medicine Month Annual Celebration

Perspectives from the Road Less Traveled
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

In commemoration of Women in Medicine month, the OWC will celebrate the 19th Annual Women in Medicine Month celebrating women faculty. The annual lecture features a leader in academic medicine, sharing advice on career success and advancement.

This year's speaker is Juanita Merchant, MD, PhD, H. Marvin Pollard Professor of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan.

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration

Faculty with HMS academic appointments please click here to register by Mon, Sep 5.

 

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

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

MGH New Faculty Orientation

An opportunity for new faculty (joined MGH October 2015 to present) to hear from senior faculty leaders and familiarize yourself with key information to enhance your MGH experience.

A three-hour session designed to provide an overview of the MGH environment and faculty resources focusing on:
    •  MGH and MGPO Overview
    •  Research Environment (e.g. Research Management, Executive Committee
        on Research and Research Council)

    •  Teaching and Education Environment Overview
    •  Introduction to HMS and the promotion process
    •  Center for Faculty Development Overview and more!

Date: Thursday, October 6, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 3:00 pm

Invitation Only

 

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November 2016

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Are you taking advantage of all the benefits we offer?

The Professional Staff Benefits Office will discuss any changes for 2017 and answer questions related to benefits.

Facilitator: Dee Dee Chen, Manager, MGH Professional Staff Benefits Office

Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

More details provided as the date nears.

 

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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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May 2017

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June 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


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