CFD From Our Office to Yours...
 
2018 January 12
 
               
 

The Center for Faculty Development (CFD) was established to facilitate career development of ALL MGH faculty. This umbrella organization addresses all aspects of faculty development, as well as, specializing on the clinical faculty through the Office for Clinical Careers (OCC), the research communities through the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the women faculty through the Office for Women's Careers (OWC).

  
  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  Can I/Should I
  Be Promoted?

  Achieving Research
  Independence

  How to Format
  Your HMS CV

  Making Connections
  to Get Ahead

  ANNOUNCEMENTS

  Barbara J. McNeil
  Faculty Award

  Are You Writing A K?
  Get Practical Advice

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. Can I/Should I Be Promoted?...A Discussion for Clinical Faculty on Jan 17-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

This interactive seminar designed for MGH clinical faculty with HMS academic appointments will help you:
    •  Consider the possibilities regarding your promotion
    •  Understand the promotion process for clinical faculty
    •  Consider priorities and achieve your career goals

Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Director, Office for Clinical Careers, Chief Emeritus, the
  Avery D. Weisman, MD Psychiatry Consultation Service, and Director, Thomas P. Hackett
  Center for Scholarship in Psychosomatic Medicine, MGH; Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry
  in the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation, HMS; Editor-in-Chief of Psychosomatics

Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details 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)ô . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2. Achieving Research Independence: Advice from the NIH on Jan 23-
    Grant Writing Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This seminar will discuss tips and strategies for successfully transitioning from mentored researcher to independent, funded PI. This is an important opportunity to hear advice from an NIH leader.

Speaker: P. Kay Lund, PhD, Director, Division of Biomedical Research, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Time: 10:30 to 11:30 am
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

3. How to Format Your HMS CV on Feb 1-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

In this seminar, the Office for Faculty Affairs at Harvard Medical School (HMS) will go over details of the HMS CV format, including recent changes to the formatting requirements. This seminar is particularly helpful for faculty who are thinking about or preparing for academic promotion.

Facilitator: Joelle Lomax, PhD, Program Director for Faculty Appointments,
  Office for Faculty Affairs, Harvard Medical School

Date: Thursday, February 1, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details 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)ô . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

4. Making Connections to Get Ahead on Feb 7-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

Are you looking for ways to make new connections to help you advance your career? This seminar will help you with steps to take at your next academic society meeting, at MGH and elsewhere... itís all about the connections you need to become more well-known!

Facilitator: Theodore Stern, MD, Director, Office for Clinical Careers; Ned H. Cassem Professor of
  Psychiatry in the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation, HMS; and Chief Emeritus,
  Avery D. Weisman, MD, Psychiatry Consultation Service, MGH

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

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


ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Barbara J. McNeil Faculty Award for Exceptional Service-
    Sponsored by the HMS Office for Diversity Inclusion & Community Partnership

The Barbara J. McNeil Faculty Award for Exceptional Service was established to recognize and celebrate faculty at HMS and HSDM who have set the standard for service at HMS/HSDM through their personal initiative to provide service and engaging others to do the same. The award will recognize faculty whose service goes above and beyond fulfillment of the responsibilities attached to his/her role and reflect a commitment to service in support of the missions of HMS and HSDM.

The deadline for nominations has been extended to Friday, January 19, 2018. Please click here for more information, eligibility requirements, and the nomination form.

2. Are You Writing a K? Get Practical Advice on Mar 30-
    Sponsored by the Harvard University Center for AIDS Research

This workshop is appropriate for clinical and basic science researchers from all fields. K99 applications will not be discussed in detail.

Speakers: Ingrid Bassett, MD, MPH, Kenneth Freedberg, MD, MSc, Athe Tsibris, MD, and
  Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH
Special Guest: Robin Huebner, PhD, NIAID program officer (by phone)

Date: Friday, March 30, 2018
Time: 1:00 to 3:00 pm (optional networking lunch at 12:15pm)
Location: Harvard Medical School, Joseph B Martin Conference Center, Rotunda Room

Space is limited. Please click here to register.

 

Office Phone #s:

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

Fax:   617.726.0568

 
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