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MGH New Faculty Orientation:
Faculty Resource Guide

The Faculty Resource Guide was created to provide general information and to orient new faculty to the Massachusetts General Hospital. Please note that the information in this guide may not be complete and there may be oversights or publishing errors. The information in this guide is updated annually in October for the MGH New Faculty Orientation.

2019 Faculty Resource Guide

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Section 1: Center for Faculty Development: How We Can Help You
Section 2: Overview/Structure: About the Organization
Section 3: Faculty Resources: For Professional Growth
Section 4: Faculty Resources: For Personal Growth

1. Center for Faculty Development: How We Can Help You

A. Our Offices
B. Programming
C. Career Advice
D. Initiatives
E. Collaborations
F. Communication: Stay Informed

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2. Overview/Structure: About the Organization

A. Massachusetts General Hospital
B. Massachusetts General Physicians Organization
C. Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute
D. Partners HealthCare
E. Organizational Charts
     Including: MGH Senior Leadership; MGPO; and Partners Corporation.
F. Governance
  • MGH Governance: Board of Trustees; General Executive Committee (GEC); Chief's Council; Diversity & Inclusion Committee; Executive Committee on Community Health (ECOCH); Executive Committee on Research (ECOR); Executive Committee on Teaching and Education (ECOTE); and Medical Policy Committee (MPC).
  • MGPO Governance: Board of Trustees; Compensation and Personnel Practices Committee; Clinical Performance and Contracting Committee; Physicians Organization Executive Committee (POEC); and Frigoletto Committee on Physician Well-Being.
G. Bylaws

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3. Faculty Resources: For Professional Growth

A. Academic Promotions
B. Animal Research
C. Biostatistics Center, MGH
D. Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI)
E. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Office
F. Funding Opportunities
     Including: CDI Faculty Development Award Program; Claflin Distinguished
     Scholar Awards; Shore Fellowship Program for Scholars in Medicine; HMS
     Foundation Funds; and Pivot™ online database.

G. Harvard Catalyst/The Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center
H. Harvard Medical School (HMS)
     Including: The Academy at HMS; Continuing Medical Education; HMS
     Libraries; eCommons; Faculty and Staff Directory; Harvard ID Card;
     Office for Faculty Affairs; and the Ombuds Office.

I. Institutional Review Board (IRB)
J. Isuggest
K. MGPO Online
L. Partners Innovation
M. Partners Institutional Biosafety Committee (PIBC)
N. Research Core Facilities
O. Research Help and How-To
P. Research Information Science & Computing
Q. Research Intranet
R. Research Management Training Program
S. Research Resource Guide
T. Research Safety
U. Research Space Management
V. Treadwell Virtual Library

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4. Faculty Resources: For Personal Growth

A. Professional Staff Benefits Office at MGH/MGPO
     Including: Financial Planning Benefit and Parental Leave Policy.
B. Child Care
     Including: MGH Children's Center; MGH Backup Child Care Center; Nanny
     Network; Partners EAP referrals; and online resources.

C. Partners Employee Assistance Program
     Including: Work & Life Resources; and The Mother's Corner (for breast-
     feeding mothers returning to work).

D. Miscellaneous
     Including: The Clubs at Charles River Park; purchasing with payroll
     deduction; employees credit union; ordering lab coats and scrubs; housing
     resource; notary and fingerprinting services; parking and commuter
     services; photography department's services and employee perks available.

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