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Academic Year 2014 - 2015

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Can I/Should I Be Promoted?...A Discussion for Clinical Faculty
Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers
Date: April 29, 2015
Facilitators:Steven Schlozman, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, HMS,
   and Associate Director, MGH Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds;
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.
This seminar helped participants reflect on their motivations about promotion,
understand the promotion process for clinical faculty, consider and achieve their goals.
Click here to view the presentation slides
Click here to view the promotion planning worksheet


Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Crafting Your CV Narrative
Date: March 11, 2015
Facilitator: 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.
This interactive seminar reviewed the purpose and structure of the HMS CV narrative. Additionally, there was a practicum on how to overcome your writer's block and craft a narrative that best describes your major contributions and achievements.
Click here to view a copy of the handouts.


Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Drafting Your Chief's Letter
Date: December 10, 2014
This interactive session focused on how to write a convincing letter for Harvard Medical School promotion committees. Faculty learned how to help their chief understand and convey their story so that their promotion can move forward.
Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in
    the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation and Director, Office for
    Clinical Careers
Click here to view the presentation.
Click here to view the Template for Department Head Letter Proposing Candidates for Promotion.


Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Crafting Your CV Narrative
Date: October 9, 2014
Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in
    the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation and Director, Office for
    Clinical Careers
This interactive seminar reviewed the purpose and structure of the HMS CV narrative. Additionally, there was a practicum on how to overcome your writer's block and craft a narrative that best describes your major contributions and achievements.
Click here to view a copy of the handouts.



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