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Academic Year 2006 - 2007

Noontime Learning Series -

How To Increase Your Odds of Acceptance Into High Impact Journals
Date: June 11, 2007

Guest Speaker: Dr. Julie Ingelfinger is Deputy Editor of the New England Journal of Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics for Harvard Medical School, and Senior Consultant for the Pediatric Nephrology Division at Mass General Hospital.
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Promotion Learning Series -

Learn What It Takes for Physicians to get Promoted
Date: May 15, 2007
From Associate Professor to Professor

Panelists: Dr. Daniel Podolsky, Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine and   and Chief Academic Officer of Partners HealthCare
Dr. James Thrall, Juan M. Taveras Professor and   Department Chair of Radiology
Moderated by: Dr. Mary Clark, former Associate Dean of HMS and
  current Consultant on Faculty Development to the MGH.
Chaired by Dr. Nancy Tarbell, CC Wang Professor of Radiation
  Oncology and Director of the Center for Faculty Development
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Noontime Learning Series -

Partnering with Your Administrative Staff to Create a High Performance Team
Date: May 2, 2007
Speakers: Mary Cunningham, Director of the Service Improvement Department at MGH.
  Stacy Houghton, Director of the Practice Support Unit at MGH.


Promotion Learning Series -

Learn What It Takes for Physicians to get Promoted
From Instructor to Assistant Professor

Date: May 1, 2007
Panelists: Dr. Jerrold Rosenbaum, Stanley Cobb Professor and   Department Chair of Psychiatry
Dr. Stephen Calderwood, Professor of Medicine and
  Chief of Infectious Disease Division
Dr. Michael Barry, Professor of Medicine and
  Chief of General Medicine Unit
Moderated by: Dr. Mary Clark, former Associate Dean of HMS and
  current Consultant on Faculty Development to the MGH.
Chaired by Dr. Nancy Tarbell, CC Wang Professor of Radiation
  Oncology and Director of the Center for Faculty Development
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Promotion Learning Series -

Learn What It Takes for Physicians to get Promoted
From Assistant to Associate Professor

Date: April 24, 2007
Panelists: Dr. Jay Loeffler, Herman & Joan Suit Professor and   Department Chair of Radiation Oncology
Dr. David Louis, Benjamin Castleman Professor and
  Department Chair of Pathology
Dr. Anne Young, Julieanne Dorn Professor and
  Department Chair of Neurology
Moderated by: Dr. Mary Clark, former Associate Dean of HMS and
  current Consultant on Faculty Development to the MGH.
Chaired by Dr. Nancy Tarbell, CC Wang Professor of Radiation
  Oncology and Director of the Center for Faculty Development
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Noontime Learning Series -

What's Your Retirement Number?
Date: April 4, 2007
Speakers: Debbie Levenson, CFP, MBA, and Daniel Traub, MBA,
  Braver Wealth Management, Inc. Mark Grubbs, Manager of   Professional Staff HR at MGH
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Noontime Learning Series -

Modern Dads: The New Job Description for Fatherhood in America
Date: March 7, 2007
Speaker: John Badalament, Ed.M., graduate of Harvardís Graduate School of Education
Co-sponsored with Harvard Medical Center Office of Work & Family
John Badalament, Ed.M. is the author of the newly released Modern Dads Handbook available at moderndads.net
Click below for excerpts from his book -
Modern Dads Relationship Inventory
The Relationship Inventory for Children
The Relationship Inventory for Teens


Noontime Learning Series -

How to Prepare Your CV and Input it Into the HMS F.I.R.S.T. Program
Date: February 1, 2007
Speakers: Steve Wimberg, Web Applications Support Associate and Maureen T. Connelly,MD,MPH, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs, HMS
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Noontime Learning Series -

Networking for Career Success
Speaker: Diane Darling, principal consultant for Effective Networking, Inc.
Date: January 18, 2007
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Noontime Learning Series -

The Time is Now: Making Time for the Things That Really Matter
Date: December 7, 2006
Speaker: Cindy Loughran, Certified Professional Coach
Co-sponsored with the Harvard Medical Center Office of Work and Family
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Noontime Learning Series -

Digital Imaging Essentials
Date: November 13, 2006
Speaker: Beth Beighlie, HMSís Digital Imaging Coordinator
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Click here for handout - Imaging Essentials
Click here for handout - MS Office File Format Output Options


Noontime Learning Series -

Moving Educational Activities Into Scholarship
Speaker: Dr. Janet P. Hafler, Dean for Educational Development at Tufts University School of Medicine
Date: October 12, 2006
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Noontime Learning Series -

8 Strategies for Effective Teaching
Date: September 13, 2006
Speaker: Dr. Charles Hatem, Professor of Medicine at HMS
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