OWC From Our Office to Yours..
 
2017 July 21
 
             

The Office for Women’s Careers (OWC) at MGH is a branch of the Center for Faculty Development (CFD) and was created to foster a gender equitable environment to assure that women faculty will be given the same opportunity as men faculty to succeed in research and clinical careers.

  FEATURED
  PROGRAM

  Claflin Panel
  Discussion

  Women in Medicine:
  "Pushing Ourselves
  to Succeed"

  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  Partners
  Innovation Fund

  Mock NIH
  Study Session

 ANNOUNCEMENT

  Career Advice for
  MGH Faculty


FEATURED PROGRAM

1. Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards Panel Discussion on Aug 10-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Co-sponsored with the Office for Research Career Development

Would you like to know more about the Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards?
These awards are designed to provide bridge funding for junior faculty women to sustain research productivity during the child-rearing years with the intention of advancing women in academic medicine.

This discussion will cover:
    •  Information How the award can help advance your career
    •  Advice from recent Claflin Scholars
    •  Tips on putting together your best application
    •  Resources to help you apply

Panelists:
 Kamryn Eddy, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
   · 2015 Claflin Award Winner
 Sara Looby, PhD, ANP-BC, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
   · 2016 Claflin Award Winner
 Karen K. Miller, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine · Co-chair, ECOR review committee
   · 1999 Claflin Award Winner
 Christina Psaros, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
   · 2016 Claflin Award Winner
Moderator:
 Nancy A. Rigotti, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine · Director, Office for Women's Careers

Date: Thursday, August 10, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here for Claflin Award call for abstracts and eligibility requirements.
Eligible faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register.

2. 20th Annual Women in Medicine Month Celebration: "Pushing Ourselves to Succeed"
    on Sep 27-

    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series
    Co-sponsored with Human Resources at MGH

In commemoration of Women in Medicine month, the Office for Women's Careers presents:

"Pushing Ourselves to Succeed" with Redonda Miller, MD, MBA

The annual lecture features a leader in academic medicine, sharing advice on career success and advancement.

This year's speaker is Redonda Miller, MD, MBA, President, The John Hopkins Hospital.

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm (networking until 1:30p)
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Faculty with HMS academic appointments, please click here to register early.

WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER! Partners Innovation Fund: Let’s Make a Deal on Jul 26-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

The team from the Partners Innovation Fund (PIF) will present an introduction to their venture fund, which is a $165M fund specifically focused on early stage investments in Partner’s technologies. In addition, faculty who have collaborated with the PIF team will discuss their experiences.

Panelists: Mark W. Albers, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, HMS
   Meredith Fisher, PhD, MBA, Partner, Partners Innovation Fund
   Douglas Raines, MD, Edward Mallinckrodt Jr. Professor of Anaesthesia in the Field of
     Pharmacology and Innovation

Date: Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:30pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

2. Mock Study Section for NIH Grant Reviews on Aug 9-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

Would you like to know what happens after you send your grant application to NIH? This ‘mock’ study section will provide a window into the NIH grant review process. Featuring MGH faculty with extensive NIH study section experience, this program will help you:
    •  Understand the NIH instructions to reviewers and the grant scoring process
    •  Experience the type of discussion that takes place on NIH review panels
    •  See examples of funded and unfunded grants being reviewed

Panelists: Staci D. Bilbo, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
   Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, HMS and Director, Office for Research Career
      Development
   Darlene Dartt, PhD, Professor of Ophthalmology
   Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD, Professor of Psychiatry

Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:30pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

ANNOUNCEMENT

1. Would you like advice on advancing your career?

Set up an individual consultation with Nancy Rigotti, MD, Director of the Office for Women's Careers (OWC), 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.

Click here to email or call 617.724.5229.

 

Office Phone #s:

  OWC Main:
    617.724.5229
  CFD:
    617.724.0818
  OCC:
    617.724.1382
  ORCD:
    617.643.1606
  Fax:
    617.726.0568