CFD From Our Office to Yours...
 
2019 July 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

  Drafting Your
  Chief's Letter

  Annual Women in
  Medicine Lecture

  Can I Really Write
  a Book?

  New Faculty
  Orientation

  ANNOUNCEMENTS

  Would you like
  advice on advancing
  your career?

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING
1. Drafting Your Chief's Letter on Sep 11-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

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 stand in your way!

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

Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

2. Annual Women in Medicine Month Lecture on Sep 16-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Lectureship Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

In commemoration of Women in Medicine month, the annual lecture features a leader in academic medicine, sharing advice on career success and advancement.

"What Works: Gender Equality by Design"

Featured Speaker: Iris Bohnet, PhD, Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government; Academic
   Dean at the Harvard Kennedy School; Co-Director of the Women and Public Policy Program;
   and Associate Director of the Harvard Decision Science Laboratory

Date: Monday, September 16, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

3. "Can I Really Write a Book?" on Oct 9-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

Have you ever wondered whether you could write or edit a book? Have you been uncertain about how to get started and how to proceed?

In this interactive seminar, you will learn strategies for formulating your ideas, writing and collaborating on chapters, editing, and finding a publisher.

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

Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

4. New Faculty Orientation on Oct 16-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development

Are you a new MGH faculty member? Did you join MGH after October 2018?

The MGH New Faculty Orientation is an opportunity for new faculty (joined MGH October 2018 to present) to hear from senior faculty leaders and familiarize yourself with key information to enhance your MGH experience.

The orientation consists of a three-hour session designed to provide an overview of the MGH environment and faculty resources focusing on:
• MGH and MGPO Overview
• MGH Research Institute Overview
• Teaching and Education Environment Overview
• Introduction to HMS and the promotion process
• Center for Faculty Development Overview and more!

Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 3:00 pm
Location: details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.


ANNOUNCEMENTS


1. Would you like advice on advancing your career?-

Directors from the Center for Faculty Development and its sub-offices are available to discuss career advice/professional development, navigating the HMS promotions process, HMS Curriculum Vitae (CV) review, managing relationships in the lab or clinic, and much more.

To set up a meeting with the following directors, please email:
   Office for Clinical Careers - Dr. Theodore Stern - clinicalcareers@partners.org.
   Office for Research Career Development - Dr. Dennis Brown - orcd@partners.org.
   Office for Women's Careers - Dr. Nancy Rigotti - womens.careers@partners.org.

 

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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