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Events & Programs

Within MGH

Academic Year 2017 - 2018
Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development (including the Office for Clinical Careers, Office for Research Career Development, Office for Women's Careers and Graduate Student Division)

Sessions by month

June 2018 October 2018 February 2019
July 2018 November 2018 March 2019
August 2018 December 2018 April 2019
September 2018 January 2019 May 2019


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June 2018

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series (ACAS)

Academic Career Advancement Series (ACAS)

The annual Academic Career Advancement Series (ACAS) helps MGH faculty better understand the process of academic advancement and promotion. Plan to come and hear how to get promoted! Each panel will feature an MGH faculty from department leadership, a recently promoted faculty colleague, and a representative from the HMS Office for Faculty Affairs.

Session I- Area of Excellence: Investigation
Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Session II- Areas of Excellence: Clinical Expertise and Innovation & Teaching and Educational Leadership
Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Session III- Instructor to Assistant Professor (All Areas of Excellence)
Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Session IV- Crafting Your CV Narrative (All Ranks and Areas of Excellence)
Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

All sessions will be held in the MGH Main Campus, additional details provided at a later date.

 

Responsible Conduct of Research

Research Integrity and Data Management
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

The final Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) session of the 2017-2018 academic year will discuss:
    •   Management of research data for publication and sharing
    •   Research integrity in collaborations and publications
    •   Perspectives of an HMS policymaker and a senior faculty member

Speakers: Gretchen Brodnicki, JD, Dean for Faculty and Research
   Integrity, HMS
Jessica Haberer, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director,
   Global Health Research, MGH

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
Time: 4:00 to 5:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

21st Annual Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards Luncheon
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

The annual luncheon celebration provided to celebrate the new 2018 Claflin Distinguished Scholar Award winners as well as an opportunity for all recipients from 1997 to 2018 to meet and network.

Date: June 21, 2018
Time: 12:00-1:00 pm

Invitation only

 

Graduate Student & Postdoc Event: Networking Series

Annual Networking Barbecue
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Division, Post Doctoral Division, and Mass General Postdoc Association

This outdoor event is designed for MGH graduate students and postdocs to meet and interact in a relaxed environment.

Date: June 28, 2018
Time: 5:00-7:00 pm
Location: CNY Campus

Details to follow.

 

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July 2018

Faculty Development Seminar: Lectureship Series

Claflin Distinguished Scholar / Faculty Development Awards Panel
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

This seminar will honor the recipients of the Claflin Distinguished Scholar Award and the Faculty Development Awards.

Date: Friday, July 27, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus

Details to follow.

 

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August 2018

Faculty Development Series: Work-Life Balance

Business of Life Workshop
Sponsored by the Office for Women's Careers

Are you so busy you can't seem to get it all done? Are you worried about balancing your family, social and community time with your clinical, research or teaching responsibilities? Are you trying to figure out what is important at this point in your life or career?

In this highly experiental workshop, you will learn how to apply the principles of strategic planning to achieve your personal and professional goals while deriving greater fulfillment from your life.
Participants will:
    •Create a personal mission statement
    •Write a vision of your ideal life
    •Set goals and priorities
    •Align your actions to achieve your goals
    •Develop plans to fulfill your vision and create balance in your life
Facilitator: Allison Rimm, President & CEO, Allison Rimm and Associates, LLC;
  Former MGH Senior VP of Strategic Planning and Information Management
Date: Thursday, August 2, 2018
Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus

Registration will open one month before the program.

 

Postdoc Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch
Sponsored by the Post Doctoral Division

This is an exclusive event for MGH Research Fellows/Post Docs. New Research Fellows are encouraged to attend our orientation lunch where we cover career development resources and opportunities available to you here at the MGH. You also have the chance to meet staff from the Office for Research Career Development, the Post Doctoral Division, volunteers from the MGPA and, of course, other post docs!

Date: Monday, August 13, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: CNY campus

Registration will open one month before the orientation date.

 

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September 2018

Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

Annual Women in Medicine Month Lecture
Co-sponsored by the MGH Office for Women's Careers and Human Resources

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

Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Campus, details provided upon registration.

Guest Speaker: Kathryn M. Rexrode, MD, Faculty Director of the Office for Women's Careers at Brigham and Women's Center for Faculty Development and Diversity.

Details to follow.

 

Postdoc Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation
Sponsored by the Post Doctoral Division

This is an exclusive event for MGH Research Fellows/Post Docs. New Research Fellows are encouraged to attend our orientation lunch where we'll be covering career development resources and opportunities available to you here at the MGH. You will also have the chance to meet staff from the Office for Research Career Development, the Post Doctoral Division, volunteers from the MGPA and, of course, other post docs!

Date: Thursday September 20, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus

Registration will open one month before the orientation date.

 

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October 2018

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

MGH New Faculty Orientation

An opportunity for new faculty who joined MGH from October 2017 to October 2018 to hear from senior faculty leaders and familiarize yourself with key information to enhance your MGH experience.

A three-hour session designed to provide an overview of the MGH environment and faculty resources focusing on:
    •  MGH and MGPO Overview
    •  Research Environment (e.g. Research Management, Executive Committee
         on Research & Research Council)

    •  Teaching and Education Environment Overview
    •  Introduction to HMS and the promotion process
    •  Center for Faculty Development Overview and more!

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 3:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

NOTE: This session is targeted for the MGH environment. It is a separate and distinct orientation session from the HMS Office for Faculty Affairs event at the HMS Longwood location

Details to follow.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Can I Really Write a Book?
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.

Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Details to follow.

 

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November 2018

Postdoc Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation
Sponsored by the Post Doctoral Division

This is an exclusive event for MGH Research Fellows/Post Docs. New Research Fellows are encouraged to attend our orientation lunch where we'll be covering career development resources and opportunities available to you here at the MGH. You will also have the chance to meet staff from the Office for Research Career Development, the Post Doctoral Division, volunteers from the MGPA and, of course, other post docs!

Date: Friday November 9, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: CNY campus

Registration will open one month before the orientation date.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Work-Life Balance Series

Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Are you taking advantage of all the benefits we offer?

If you are not sure, come hear from the Professional Staff Benefits Office about changes for 2019 and to have all your benefits questions answered. Take advantage of this session during the annual open enrollment period!

Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Details to follow.

 

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December 2018

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January 2019

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February 2019

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March 2019

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