OWC From Our Office to Yours..
 
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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

   No Official Title?
   No Problem!
   Influencing Without
   Authority

  WHAT'S
  HAPPENING

  "Can I/Should I
  Be Promoted?"

  How to Format
  Your HMS CV

  Responsibilities of
  Mentors and Mentees

  MARK YOUR
  CALENDAR
S

  Upcoming
  Program

  ANNOUNCEMENT

  The NIH ORWH
  Science Policy
  Scholar Travel Award


FEATURED PROGRAM

1. No Official Title? No Problem! Influencing Without Authority on Jan 29-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series

Are you leading a project or team without formal authority? Do you have some great ideas but you need others’ support to successfully execute?

This interactive workshop will explore the key factors for becoming more influential; ways to build credibility, strengthen relationships, and enhance your communication style... all to increase your ability to influence those critical to your success.

Speaker: Ank Stuyfzand, LLM, MAOL, PCC, Clinical Professor of Management, Sawyer Business
  School

Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details upon registration

Please click here to register.


WHAT'S HAPPENING

2. "Can I/Should I Be Promoted?" on Jan 31-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers

This interactive seminar designed for MGH clinical faculty with HMS academic appointments will help:

 • Consider the possibilities regarding your promotion.
 • Understand the promotion process for clinical faculty.
 • Consider priorities and achieve your career goals.

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, January 31, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details upon registration

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. How to Format Your HMS CV on Feb 7-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series
    Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments.

The Office for Faculty Affairs at HMS will review details of the HMS CV format, including any recent changes to the formatting requirements. This seminar is particularly helpful for faculty who are thinking about or preparing for academic promotion.

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details upon registration

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 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

4. Responsibilities of Mentors and Mentees on Feb 26-
    Responsible Conduct of Research Series
    Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This interactive seminar will cover the responsibilities of mentors and mentees, and the characteristics of good mentoring relationships at all stages of a research career. More specifically, this seminar will discuss the best practices for an effective mentor, transitioning from mentee to mentor, and where to find mentors for mid-career advancement.

Speaker: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director of the Office for Research
   Career Development, Director of the Program in Membrane Biology, and Associate Director of
   the Center for Systems Biology, MGH

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Simches 3.110 Lg Conf Rm, Simches Research Bldg, 3rd fl

Please click here to register.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS - Upcoming Program (Details to follow):

          Speaking Up & Giving Feedback: Mastering Conversations Up and Down the Ladder
            Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 12:00 to 1:30 pm - MGH Main Campus


ANNOUNCEMENT

1. CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: The NIH ORWH Science Policy Scholar Travel Award due Feb 1-
    NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH)

The Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH), located within the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is offering a Science Policy Scholar Travel Award to a junior investigator whose work focuses on women’s health or sex/gender differences, as well as on policy. The award will be available to support travel to the annual meeting of the Organization for the Study of Sex Differences (OSSD) on May 5–8, 2019, in Washington, DC.

ORWH requests that interested applicants submit an abstract on a policy-related matter connected to women’s health or sex/gender differences for consideration as a poster, oral session, or symposium at the 2019 OSSD annual meeting. A panel of experts will review the abstracts to determine the recipient of the travel award.

Application due on Fri, Feb 1.

Please 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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