CFD From Our Office to Yours...
 
2019 April 9
 
               
 

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

  RCR: Rigor &
  Reproducibility
  in Scientific
  Research

  Drafting Your
  Chief's Letter

  Annual NJT
  Faculty
  Development
  Seminar

  Building Your
  CV Content

  Research Fellow
  Poster
  Celebration

  MARK YOUR
  CALENDARS!

  Upcoming
  Programs

  
  ANNOUNCEMENT

  2019 LFDP
  Conference &
  Minority Health Policy
  Annual Meeting

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. Rigor and Reproducibility in Scientific Research on Apr 23-
    Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

Rigor and reproducibility are key factors in strong scientific research. This seminar will discuss the consideration of these factors in research design, and how to describe them in NIH funding applications, including:
  • Rigor of prior research (scientific premise)
  • Experimental design for robust, unbiased results
  • Consideration of relevant biological variables
  • Authentication of key biological and/or chemical reagents
Facilitator: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director of the Office for Research Career
  Development, Director of the Program in Membrane Biology and Associate Director of the Center
  for System Biology, MGH

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: SIM 3.110 Lg Conf Rm, Simches Research Building, 3rd fl.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register by Thu, Apr 18.

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.

2. Drafting Your Chief's Letter on Apr 24-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

Do you need help drafting the "Chief's letter" for your promotion?

This interactive session will focus on how to write a convincing letter for Harvard Medical School promotion committees. Learn how to help your chief understand and convey your story so that your promotion can move forward. Don't let procrastination and anxiety get in your way!

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

Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration


Pre-registration is required, please click here to register by Thu, Apr 18.

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

3. 11th Annual Nancy J. Tarbell, MD Faculty Development Lectureship Series on May 8-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

"Mentoring in Academic Medicine: Much Accomplished, but Still Much More to Do"

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

The Center for Faculty Development invites all faculty to attend this special lecture in commemoration of Faculty Development month. This annual event is named in honor of Nancy J. Tarbell, MD, the founding director of the MGH Center for Faculty Development.

Featured Speaker: Keith D. Lillemoe, MD, Surgeon-in-Chief; Chief, Department of Surgery, MGH; W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery, HMS

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register by Thu, May 2.

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

4. Building Your CV Content on May 14-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

This interactive session will focus on how you can build your CV to facilitate academic advancement.

Learn how you can join committees, become an ad hoc reviewer for journals, present at workshops/symposia of national meetings, and develop lectures/seminars for trainees and lifelong learners.

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

Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register by Thu, May 9.

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

5. Research Fellow Poster Celebration on May 20-
    Postdoc Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Post Doctoral Division

All faculty are encouraged to attend the PDD Annual Research Fellow Poster Celebration, which showcases the research accomplishments of MGH postdoctoral fellows. Posters will be on display in the Bulfinch Tent, and lectures and awards will follow this agenda:

Date: Monday, May 20, 2019

10:00 am - 11:00 am Poster Session (Bulfinch Tent)
11:00 am - 12:15 pm Research Career Development Lecture (Thier Conference Room)
  Speaker: Daniel G. Jay, PhD, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm Poster Award Ceremony (Thier Conference Room)

We ask that you please click here to RSVP to help us gauge attendance for this event. Thank you.

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

     Academic Career Advancement Series (ACAS) in June*

        Session I- Area of Excellence: Investigation
          Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 12:00 to 1:30 pm

        Session II- Areas of Excellence: Clinical Expertise and Innovation & Teaching and Educational
         Leadership

          Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

        Session III- Academic Promotion: Instructor to Assistant Professor (All Areas of Excellence)
          Monday, June 17, 2019 - 12:00 to 1:30 pm

        Session IV- Crafting Your CV Narrative (All Ranks and Areas of Excellence)
          Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 12:00 to 1:00 pm

          *All sessions will be held at the MGH Main Campus

ANNOUNCEMENT
  • REGISTRATION OPEN: Leadership and Faculty Development Program (LFDP) Conference and Minority Health Policy Annual Meeting due Apr 26-
    Sponsored by the Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership, HMS

Maternal Fetal Health
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 • 12:00 to 4:00 pm

Minority Health Policy Annual Meeting & Reede Scholars 10th Annual Health Equity Symposium: “Digital Health: Advancing Health Equity”
Thursday, May 9, 2019 • 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Career Development Training: Time Management
Friday, May 10, 2019 • 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Please click here for information. Register for one or more sessions by Fri, Apr, 26.



 

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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