CFD From Our Office to Yours...
2019 September 10

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).


  Can I Really Write
  a Book?


  Making the Most
  of Your


  HMS Offering:
  Crafting Your Faculty
  of Medicine CV

1. "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, and Director
  of the Office for Clinical Careers, MGH

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

Please click here to register.

2. Negotiation Essentials on Oct 30-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

This interactive workshop will focus on the structure of negotiation by reviewing a systematic approach on preparing to negotiate. A case study example will be used to guide the participants through this process. This session will help you understand the barriers and strategies to successful negotiations.

Facilitator: Robert Bordone, JD, Senior Fellow, Harvard Law School

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 2:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

3. Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits on Nov 12-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Are you taking advantage of all the benefits MGH offers?

If you are not sure, come hear from the Professional Staff Benefits Office about changes for 2020 and to have all your benefits questions answered. Take advantage of this session during the annual open enrollment period which begins on October 28 and ends on November 13!

Facilitator: Dee Dee Chen, MS, Director, Professional Staff Compensation and Benefits Office, MGH

A seminar for MGH/MGPO professional staff.

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

Please click here to register.


HMS Offering: Crafting Your Faculty of Medicine CV on Nov 18-
    Sponsored by Harvard Medical School

This presentation will highlight some of the best practices for anyone maintaining a Faculty of Medicine CV. Participants will better appreciate how to use the standardized format to their advantage. The session covers the narrative as well as common questions about how to list various activities and achievements.

Date: Monday, November 18, 2019
Time: 3:30 to 5:00 pm
Location: TMEC 227, 260 Longwood Avenue (proper ID required at security desk)

Please click here to register to attend in person or via live stream.


Office Phone #s:

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

Fax:   617.726.0568