CFD From Our Office to Yours...
 
2019 January 29
 
               
 

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

  How to Format
  Your HMS CV

  Responsibilities
  of Mentors and
  Mentees

  Speaking Up &
  Giving Feedback

  Scholarly Writing
  Series I & II

  MARK YOUR
  CALENDARS

  Upcoming
  Program


  ANNOUNCEMENT

  CALL FOR
  APPLICATIONS!
  2019 PSDA AND CTDA

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. How to Format Your HMS CV on Feb 7-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

The Office for Faculty Affairs at HMS will review details of the HMS CV format, including any recent changes to the formatting requirements. This seminar is particularly helpful for faculty who are thinking about or preparing for academic promotion.

Facilitator: Tara Lauriat, PhD, Program Director for Faculty Appointments, Office for Faculty
   Affairs, HMS

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details upon registration

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) . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2. Responsibilities of Mentors and Mentees on Feb 26-
    Responsible Conduct of Research Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This seminar will discuss the characteristics of good mentoring relationships at all stages of a research career, including:

 • What are the best practices for an effective mentor?
 • How do you make the transition from mentee to mentor?
 • How can you build and maintain your mentoring network?

Speaker: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director, Office for Research Career
   Development, Director, Program in Membrane Biology, and Associate Director, the Center for
   Systems Biology, MGH

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Simches 3.110 Lg Conf Rm, Simches Research Bldg, 3rd fl

Please click here to register.

This seminar counts as one of the four required lectures in part III of Partners RCR training.
All are welcome, but space is limited and registration preference will be given to those with RCR training requirements. For more information on RCR training, click here.
**For a list of upcoming RCR sessions at MGH and other local sites, please click here.**

3. Speaking Up & Giving Feedback: Mastering Conversations Up and Down the Ladder on Feb 28-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

This interactive workshop will discuss the importance of speaking up across authority gradients, as well as giving effective receiver-focused feedback. An array of strategies and techniques will be demonstrated. Using simulated cases, participants will have opportunities to practice in a supportive environment.

Speaker: Rebecca D. Minehart, MD, MSHPed, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, HMS;
   Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesia Fellowship, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care,
   and Pain Medicine, MGH

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

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) . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

4. Scholarly Writing Seminar Series Parts I & II on Mar 7 and 13-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

A seminar series for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

This two-part seminar series will help clinicians improve their scholarly writing and their productivity. Participants will learn how to:
    •  Clarify interests and goals
    •  Select a target audience for writing
    •  Create an outline
    •  Avoid obsessive perfectionism

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

Part I -   Thursday, March 7, 2019  • 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Part II - Wednesday, March 13, 2019  • 12:00 to 1:30 pm
              MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Registrants must attend BOTH sessions!

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 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS - Upcoming Program (Details to follow):

     • Managing Difficult Conversations
        Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm - MGH Main Campus


ANNOUNCEMENT

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS! 2019 Physician/Scientist and Clinician-Teacher Development
Awards due Mar 25-

MGH and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI)

The Office of the President, MGPO, ECOR, and CDI are pleased to announce the two awards under the 2019 CDI Faculty Development Award Program:

 • The MGH Physician/Scientist Development Award ("PSDA"): provides transitional grant
    funding which will aid the applicant (fellow or junior faculty) in becoming an independent investigator
    at MGH. Click here for details.

 • The MGH Clinician-Teacher Development Award ("CTDA"): provides funding support for a
    clinical, educational or community project to a faculty member, fellow, or graduating resident
    pursuing an academic career as a clinician, teacher, administrative or community leader at MGH.
    Click here for details.

In addition, the CDI is offering the 2019 CDI Faculty Development Award Consultation Service- If interested, click here to complete an online survey.

Applications due: 5:00 pm on Mon, Mar 25.
For more information, visit CDI Faculty Development Award Program.

 

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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