OWC From Our Office to Yours..
 
2018 July 20
 
             

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.

  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  Annual Women
  in Medicine
  Month Lecture

  Drafting Your
  Chief's Letter

  MGH New
  Faculty
  Orientation

  MARK YOUR
  CALENDARS

  Upcoming
  Programs

  FROM
  OTHER
  OFFICES

  Mid-Career
  Women Faculty
  Leadership
  Development
  Seminar


WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. Annual Women in Medicine Month Lecture on Sept 12-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

Join us to celebrate Women in Medicine month. The annual lecture features a leader in academic medicine, sharing advice on career success and advancement.

"An Interwoven Journey: Women's Health and Advancement of Women Faculty"

Speaker: Kathryn M. Rexrode, MD, MPH, Chief of the Division of Women's Health in the
  Department of Medicine; Director of the Office for Women's Careers, Brigham and Women's
  Hospital; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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

Faculty with HMS appointments, please click here to register.

Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2. Drafting Your Chief's Letter on Sept 27-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

Do you need help drafting your Chief's Letter for your promotion?
This interactive session will focus on how to help you write a convincing letter for HMS promotion committees. Learn how to help your chief understand and convey your story in order for your promotion to move forward. Don't let procrastination and anxiety get in your way!

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

Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus

Faculty with HMS appointments, please click here to register.

Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

3. MGH New Faculty Orientation on Oct 4-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Have you recently joined the MGH faculty?

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

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

Invited guest speakers include:
Anne Klibanski, MD; Timothy Ferris, MD; Maureen Connelly, MD; Cynthia Cooper, MD and more!

Faculty with HMS appointments, please click here to register.

Registration is required to attend.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS - Upcoming Programs


1. Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards Panel Discussion-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

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 on 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

Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus

Please click here for Claflin Award information and eligibility requirements.
Registration coming at a later date.


FROM OTHER OFFICES


1. Mid-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar from Dec 1 - 4-
    Sponsored by the Association of American Medical Colleges

The Mid-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar is a three-and-a-half-day seminar designed to enhance the knowledge and skills necessary to support progress along the path to leadership in academic medicine and science.

Learning Objectives:
  • Visualize potential paths to leadership, and develop career plans to advance toward
      that vision.
  • Identify networks of mentors and colleagues in academic medicine and science.
  • Acquire tools and skills necessary for leading teams toward improved organizational and
      individual performance.

Date: December 1 through 4, 2018
Location: Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center, Atlanta, Georgia
Applications will be accepted from mid-August to mid-September.

Click here for more information.

 

Office Phone #s:

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

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