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Within MGH

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

March 2015 July 2015 November 2015
April 2015 August 2015 December 2015
May 2015 September 2015 January 2016
June 2015 October 2015 February 2016

 

April 2015

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance

Faculty Parents Group: Getting the Most Out of Your Family Dinner
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

Studies have tied shared meals to increased resiliency and self-esteem in children, higher academic achievement, a healthier relationship to food, and even reduced risk of substance abuse and eating disorders.

At this session we will discuss how and why to make family dinners:
    •  Playful
    •  Talkative
    •  Meaningful
    •  Connected to the world

Facilitator: Anne K. Fishel, PhD, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychology,
  Department of Psychiatry; Director, MGH Family and Couples Therapy
  Program; Author of "Home for Dinner: Mixing Food, Fun, and Conversation
  for a Happier Family and Healthier Kids."

Date: Monday, April 6, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registrations

Please click here to register by Monday, Mar 30.


Faculty Development Seminar: Management Series

Building Your Lab Team
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This panel discussion is designed for early career faculty who are new to the process of hiring and leading laboratory staff. Topics covered will help you in building the best lab team for your new research program, including:
    •  Getting started: who to hire, postdoc or technician
    •  How to hire: interview and selection techniques
    •  Getting your team off to a good start: setting expectations
    •  How to avoid pitfalls and what to do if things go wrong

Panelists: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Office for
   Research Career Development
   Ellen Nelson, Manager, Partners Employee and Labor Relations
   Patrick Purdon, PhD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia
Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location will be provided upon registration.

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Can I/Should I Be Promoted?...A Discussion for Clinical Faculty
Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

A seminar for MGH Clinical faculty with HMS academic appointments

This interactive seminar will help you: consider the possibilities regarding your promotion, understand the promotion process for clinical faculty, and consider priorities and achieve your career goals.

Facilitators: Theodore Stern, MD, Director of the Office for Clinical Careers,
   Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in the Field of Psychosomatic
   Medicine/Consultation at HMS, and Chief of the Avery D. Weisman, MD,
   Psychiatry Consultation Service;
   Steven Schlozman, MD,
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, HMS, and
   Associate Director, MGH Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds.
Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location provided upon registration

Faculty with HMS 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.

 

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

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August 2015

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September 2015

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October 2015

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November 2015

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December 2015

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January 2016

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February 2016

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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