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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

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

 

November 2014

Presented by the Mass General Postdoc Association

MGPA Career Exploration Panel: U.S. Clinical Careers for International MD’s

This informative session will discuss the USMLE board exams and application to U.S. residency programs for non-U.S. trained medical doctors.

Facilitators: Lucia De Gregorio, MD, Research Fellow in Surgery
   Rami Kantar, MD, Research Fellow in Neurology
   Elie Ramly, MD, Research Fellow in Surgery
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 4:30 to 5:30 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Are you taking advantage of all of the benefits we offer?

If you are not sure, come hear from the Professional Staff Benefits Office about changes for 2015 and to have all your benefits questions answered. Take advantage of this session during the annual open enrollment period which begins on November 1st and ends on November 26th!

Facilitator: Dee Dee Chen, Manager, MGH Professional Staff Benefits Office
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

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

 

Presented by the Mass General Postdoc Association

MGPA Career Exploration Panel: Consulting Careers

In this panel discussion, panelists will describe their transition from research and clinical work to consulting. Topics covered will include:
    •  What does it mean to work as a consultant?
    •  What are the do's and don'ts for finding a job in consulting firms
    •  Which skills are relevant/trasferable?
    •  How big is the gap between the two types of jobs (research and consulting)?

Panelists: Anais Gervais, PhD, Life Sciences Consultant, Putnam Associates
   Manuel Lowenhaupt, MD, Senior Industry Innovation Executive, Accenture plc
   Samuel Murphy, PhD, Vice President, IMS Health Capital, Inc.
   Xun Wang, PhD, Senior Analyst, ICON plc
Date: Monday, November 17, 2014
Time: 4:00 to 5:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

On the Record: Mastering Your Media Message

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

Do you want to be a confident and compelling newsmaker?

This seminar will focus on:
    •  How to articulate your point of view to the media
    •  Tips and techniques to become media savvy
    •  How the MGH Public Affairs Office can help you to better engage
       with the media

Facilitators: Mallika Marshall, MD, Instructor in Medicine, WBZ-TV
   Medical Reporter
   Peggy Slasman, Senior Vice President, MGH Public Affairs
Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location provided 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 1.5 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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December 2014

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

The Power of Presentation

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

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
Date: Monday, December 1, 2014
Time: 4:00 to 5:30 pm
Location provided 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 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: Networking Series

"Meet and Greet" Networking Lunch with Dr. Susan Slaugenhaupt

The OWC’s “Meet and Greet” networking series provides an opportunity for faculty to hear from a senior MGH faculty member about her career path, and is also a great way to meet colleagues in a relaxed setting. Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD will join us as the guest speaker at this event. Dr. Slaugenhaupt is a Professor of Neurology in the Center for Human Genetic Research, a 2013 MGH Scholar, and was recently appointed as the first Scientific Director of the MGH Research Institute. Join us to meet Dr. Slaugenhaupt and network with your MGH colleagues.

Date: Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Drafting Your Chief's Letter

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

This interactive session will focus on how to write a convincing letter for Harvard Medical School promotion committees. Learn how to help your chief understand and convey your story so that your promotion can move forward. Don’t let procrastination and anxiety get in your way!

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
Location provided 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 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: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch

This session offers new MGH Research Fellows 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: Friday, December 12, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Invitation only.

 

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series

Conflict of Interest

Conflict of interest occurs when an individual has two or more interests or roles that could interfere with making objective professional decisions. This seminar will discuss conflicts of interest that may arise in research including those related to financial gain, peer review, and collaborations.

Facilitator: Rachel Ackman, JD, Senior Research Compliance Associate,
   MGH Compliance Office
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration.

You must register to attend and get RCR training credit.
Seminar provides 1 hour of RCR credit.


Please click here to register.

 

 

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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