2012 December 21
 
             

The Office for Women’s Careers (OWC) at MGH is a branch of the Center for Faculty Development (CFD) and was created to foster a gender equitable environment to assure that women faculty will be given the same opportunity as men faculty to succeed in research and clinical careers.

  
  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  Claflin Distinguished
  Scholar Awards
  Panel Discussion

  SAVE THE DATE:
  Meet and Greet

  The Power of
  Presentation

  RCR, Responsible
  Authorship

  Conflict Management
  at Work

  How to Format
  the HMS CV

  ANNOUNCEMENTS

  Hedwig van
  Ameringen Executive
  Leadership in
  Academic Medicine®
  Program


WHAT'S HAPPENING

From Our Office

1. Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards Panel Discussion on Jan 23-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Would you like to know more about the Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards? These awards are designed to provide bridge funding for female junior faculty to sustain research productivity during the child-rearing years with the intention of advancing women in academic medicine. This discussion will cover the eligibility requirements for the awards, tips on putting together your best application, resources to help you apply, and how the award can help advance your career.

Panelists: Ebru Oral, PhD, Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery,
                   2011 Claflin Award Winner;
               Simona Temereanca Ibanescu, PhD, Instructor in Radiology,
                   2010 Claflin Award Winner;
               Kristin White, PhD, Associate Professor of Dermatology,
                   Claflin Award Review Committee
Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Time: noon to 1 pm

Please click here to register by Fri, Jan 11.

2. SAVE THE DATE: "Meet and Greet" Networking Breakfast with Dr. Nancy J. Tarbell on Mar 5-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Networking Series

The MGH Office for Women's Careers cordially invites you to the bi-annual "Meet and Greet" networking series featuring Nancy J. Tarbell, MD, HMS Dean for Academic and Clinical Affairs and the C.C. Wang Professor of Radiation Oncology at MGH.

This is an opportunity to hear from Dr. Tarbell about her career path and to gain some insights to help with your own career trajectory. You can also learn more about the Office for Women's Careers and spend some time with other women faculty colleagues. Please feel free to extend this invitation to the individuals you mentor or advise.

Speaker: Nancy J. Tarbell, MD, HMS Dean for Academic and Clinical Affairs and the C.C. Wang               Professor of Radiation Oncology at MGH
Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Time: 8 to 9:30 am

Please click here to register.

From Other CFD Offices

1. The Power of Presentation on Jan 10-
    Presented by the Center for Faculty Development

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.

Speaker: Claudyne Wilder, President of Wilder Presentations
Date: Thursday, January 10, 2013
Time: noon to 1:30 pm

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Fri, Dec 28.

The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Build a subject matter foundation for professional development
- Develop strategies for professional growth in subject matter (e.g., writing skills,
   communication skills, mentoring, leadership)
- Utilize a framework for professional growth related to subject matter
- Identify and manage personal areas of improvement related to subject matter
- Discuss subject matter to enhance professionalism and team-work
Course Director: Anne Klibanski, MD, Director of Center for Faculty Development and
Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine

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2. Responsible Conduct of Research, Responsible Authorship on Jan 17-
    Presented by the Office for Research Career Development

This seminar will present authorship guidelines and case studies of authorship disputes that will equip you to discuss and determine appropriate authorship for your research collaborations.

Facilitator: James B. Meigs, MD, MPH, FAHA, Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS; Co-Director,                 MGH Clinical Research Program, Clinical Effectiveness Research Group
Date: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Time: noon to 1 pm

You must register to get RCR training credit. This seminar will be held at MGH.

Please click here to register by Fri, Jan 11.

3. Conflict Management at Work on Jan 30-
    Presented by the Center for Faculty Development

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

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 conflict-handling styles effectively and coach participants to initiate productive dialogue to deal with conflict situations.

Speaker: Melissa Brodrick, Harvard Medical School Ombudsperson
Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Time: noon to 2 pm

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Fri, Jan 18.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Build a subject matter foundation for professional development
- Develop strategies for professional growth in subject matter (e.g., writing skills,
   communication skills, mentoring, leadership)
- Utilize a framework for professional growth related to subject matter
- Identify and manage personal areas of improvement related to subject matter
- Discuss subject matter to enhance professionalism and team-work
Course Director: Anne Klibanski, MD, Director of Center for Faculty Development and
Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine

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4. How to Format the HMS CV on Feb 28-
    Presented by the Center for Faculty Development

Seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

This seminar will focus on the details of formatting the HMS CV. The HMS Office for Faculty Affairs is returning to the MGH to address the details of the CV for faculty members.

Speaker: Bethany Westlund, PhD and Zoe Fonseca-Kelly, PhD
              Program Directors for Faculty Appointments, HMS
Date: Thursday, February 28, 2013
Time: noon to 2 pm

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register by Fri, Feb 15.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Build a subject matter foundation for professional development
- Develop strategies for professional growth in subject matter (e.g., writing skills,
   communication skills, mentoring, leadership)
- Utilize a framework for professional growth related to subject matter
- Identify and manage personal areas of improvement related to subject matter
- Discuss subject matter to enhance professionalism and team-work
Course Director: Anne Klibanski, MD, Director of Center for Faculty Development and
Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: The Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic
    Medicine® Program due Jan 17-

    Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® Program

ELAM enables participants to be more effective in their present positions within their organizations and can be especially valuable in building a solid foundation for newly-appointed leaders, such as departmental chairs and associate deans. The program advances knowledge and skills in strategic finance, personal and professional leadership effectiveness, and academic organizational dynamics by applying readings and classroom instruction to simulation activities and, most importantly, to leadership work with senior mentors in each of the sponsoring organizations. Upon graduation, each ELAM fellow becomes part of an international network of alumnae who continue to support each other as they advance in their careers and their organizations.

Please click here for more information. Applications are due Thu, Jan 17.

 

Office Phone #s:

  OWC Main:
    617.724.5229
  CFD:
    617.724.0818
  OCC:
    617.724.1382
  ORCD:
    617.643.1606
  Fax:
    617.726.0568