CFD From Our Office to Yours...
 
2019 November 12
 
               
 

The Center for Faculty Development (CFD) was established to facilitate career development of ALL MGH faculty. This umbrella organization addresses all aspects of faculty development, as well as, specializing on the clinical faculty through the Office for Clinical Careers (OCC), the research communities through the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the women faculty through the Office for Women's Careers (OWC).

  
  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?

  Funding & Award   Opportunities

  ANNOUNCEMENT

  HMS Presentation:
  Crafting Your
  Faculty of
  Medicine CV

 
 
WHAT'S HAPPENING

1. Speaking Up: How to Represent Yourself & Get Your Ideas Heard on Dec 11-
    Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

• 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
    Co-Sponsored with the Graduate Student Division

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

This seminar explored the benefits of understanding conflict and provide a pragmatic, situational approach to conflict resolution. Melissa Brodrick demonstrated 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: Negotiation 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, and 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 Funding & Award Opportunities tab on the CFD website with a list and descriptions of opportunities available to you as MGH and HMS faculty. Opportunities include: funding that may help you travel while caring for young children/dependents; bridge funding for junior faculty; and fellowships to support academic activities. Visit and browse the Funding & Award Opportunities pages on the website for more details.

ANNOUNCEMENT

1. HMS Presentation: Crafting Your Faculty of Medicine CV on Nov 18-
    Sponsored by Harvard Medical School

This presentation will highlight some of the best practices for anyone maintaining a Faculty of Medicine CV. Participants will better appreciate how to use the standardized format to their advantage. The session covers the narrative as well as common questions about how to list various activities and achievements.

Date: Monday, November 18, 2019
Time: 3:30 to 5:00 pm
Location: TMEC 227, 260 Longwood Avenue (proper ID required at security desk)

Please click here to register to attend in person or via live stream.

 

Office Phone #s:

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

Fax:   617.726.0568

 
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