OWC From Our Office to Yours..
 
2019 November 19
 
             

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

  Speaking Up: How
  to Represent
  Yourself & Get Your
  Ideas Heard

  Conflict
  Management
  at Work

  Can I/Should I
  Be Promoted?

 DID YOU KNOW?

  Child Care
  Resources

 ANNOUNCEMENT

  Video: Annual
  Women in
  Medicine Month
  Lecture

  Would you like
  advice on
  advancing
  your career?


WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. Speaking Up: How to Represent Yourself & Get Your Ideas Heard on Dec 11-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Leadership Series
    Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development

• Would you like your ideas to get more recognition?
• Are you a great advocate for others, but not as good at meeting your own interests?
• In large groups, do you struggle to get your voice heard?


Speaking up clearly and effectively is an important leadership skill. Whether leading a team, or navigating an academic career, representing yourself is critical to your success. In this interactive session, we examine common roadblocks to effective assertion and offer practical tips to help professionals speak up more effectively.

Facilitators: Gillien Todd, JD, Lecturer, Harvard Law School and Harvard Graduate School
  of Education; Consultant, Triad Consulting
Debbie Goldstein, JD, Lecturer, Harvard Law School and Harvard Graduate School
  of Education; Principal and Managing Director, Triad Consulting

Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 2:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

2. Conflict Management at Work on Jan 8-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series
    Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development and Graduate Student Division

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments and PhD graduate students in research.

This seminar will explore the benefits of understanding conflict and provide a pragmatic, situational approach to conflict resolution. Melissa Brodrick will demonstrate how and when to use the conflict-handling styles effectively and coach participants to initiate productive dialogue to deal with conflict situations.

Facilitator: Melissa Brodrick, MEd, Harvard Medical School Ombudsperson

Date: Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Time: 12:00 to 2:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

3. Can I/Should I Be Promoted on Jan 29-
    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; Chief Emeritus of the Avery D. Weisman, MD,
  Psychiatry Consultation Service, Interim Director of the Center for Faculty Development,
  and Director of the Office for Clinical Careers, MGH

Date: Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.


DID YOU KNOW?
  There is a webpage under Work Life Resources on the OWC website with a list of Child Care resources available to you. Click here for a list of child care centers as well as other resources to help with child care.

ANNOUNCEMENT

1. VIDEO RECORDING AVAILABLE NOW! Women in Medicine Month Lecture is online-
    Co-sponsored with MGH Human Resources

Did you miss this year's Women in Medicine month lecture with Dr. Iris Bohnet?

The event was recorded so that you might watch it online at your convenience. The featured speaker, Iris Bohnet, PhD, is the Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government, Academic Dean at the Harvard Kennedy School, Co-Director of the Women and Public Policy Program, and Associate Director of the Harvard Decision Science Laboratory.

Please click here to watch the video online!

2. Would you like advice on advancing your career?-

Dr. Nancy Rigotti, Director of the Office for Women's Careers, is available for career advice and to discuss your professional career development.

To set up a meeting with Dr. Rigotti, please email:
   Office for Women's Careers - womens.careers@partners.org.

 

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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