Beyond the CV: Eugene Oltz, MD
Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 12-1pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Career Mentoring; Giving & Receiving Feedback; Coaching for Performance; Impact; Leading Transformation
In this series, accomplished leaders provide insights into the intangible attributes that have led to career success. In this program, Dr. Eugene Oltz, professor and chair of Microbial Infection and Immunity, talks about how being an engaged mentor & mentee is the not-so-secret to his success. Lunch provided. Register by February 7.

I Love Mentoring
Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 3:30-5pm
1213 Ross Hospital Auditorium
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Career Mentoring; Giving & Receiving Feedback; Coaching for Performance; Outcomes; Impact; Relationship Management
It is inherently rewarding to help others achieve their dreams, though sometimes this responsibility can feel daunting. Join your award-winning faculty colleagues and find some inspiration in their stories about the benefits of mentoring. Register by February 11.

StrengthsFinder and DISC: Discover your Best-Self
Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 8-11am
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Culture Awareness; Relationship Management; Goal Setting
Have you ever taken a step back to consider what makes you contribute your best self at work? This workshop features two assessments, the Clifton StrengthsFinder and DISC. StrengthsFinder helps teams and individuals discover natural patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving, while DISC measures behavioral style. Prior to this session participants will complete both assessments, and receive interpretation during the workshop to enable personal and professional insights. Breakfast provided. Register by February 10.

Leading Groups: Best Practices for Meeting Management and Delegation
Monday, February 24, 2020, 8-11am
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Leading Productive Teams; Coaching for Performance; Persuasion & Negotiation; Outcomes
This workshop is co-facilitated by E. Christopher Ellison, MD, former interim dean of the College of Medicine & past president of the American Surgical Association, and Amalia Cochran, MD, past-president of the Association of Women Surgeons & the Association for Surgical Education. These experts will draw on current and previous leadership roles to provide participants with strategies and tactics to set expectations, run a meeting, communicate effectively and delegate. Breakfast provided. Register by February 21.

Maintaining Sanity in Academic Medicine
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 11am-1:30pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: Research Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Outcomes; Relationship Management; Culture Awareness; Career Mentoring
In this session, designed for basic and translational research faculty, expert career coaches provide tips on time management, work-life integration, setting boundaries and avoiding burnout. An overview of coaching to achieve career goals is also presented, followed by facilitated round table discussions with colleagues over lunch, which is provided. Register by February 21.

Educational Research Series: Quantitative Methods for Educational Research
Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 12:30-1:30pm
105 Biomedical Research Tower
Primary Audience: All Educators
CME: This event is certified for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Outcomes; Impact; Giving & Receiving Feedback
This one-hour workshop will introduce participants to research paradigms in health sciences education with a focus on the quantitative paradigm and methods for educational research. Lunch provided. Register by February 24.

Navigating the NIH: An Insiders Perspective
Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 2-4pm
115 Biomedical Research Tower
Primary Audience: Research Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Organizational Awareness; Institutional Foundations; Impact; Outcomes
Join William Timmer, PhD, Program Director for Clinical Grants and Contracts Branch of the Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program, National Cancer Institute and Neil Aggarwal, MD, Branch Chief of the Lung Biology Disease Branch of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institute of Health, for information and personal anecdotes about the functioning and operations of the NIH, followed by Q&A. Register by March 2.

Everything P&T Workshop
Wednesday, March 10, 2020, 8-11am
115 Biomedical Research Tower
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Organizational Awareness; Influence & Networking; Goal Setting; Career Mentoring
This session delves into all aspects of the promotion system including national reputation, demonstrating impact, and writing a dossier. The program concludes with a mock departmental promotion & tenure committee meeting so participants can observe how different faculty tracks and paths are evaluated. Breakfast provided. Register by March 16.

Messaging Matters
Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 3-5pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Outcomes; Coaching for Performance; Influence & Networking
In this workshop, Fisher College of Business professor Marc Ankerman provides tools, tips and techniques for delivering a message in a memorable and creative fashion. He engages his audience with active discussion of effective communication methods. Register by March 16.

Fundamentals of Teaching: Effective Feedback
Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 12:30-1:30pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Educators
CME: This event is certified for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Giving & Receiving Feedback; Relationship Management; Outcomes
The Fundamentals of Teaching series offers faculty in the health sciences an opportunity to take a closer look at one "fundamental" element of teaching. This one-hour workshop engages participants in activity and conversation about providing effective feedback for learner development. Lunch provided. Register by March 16.

Beyond the CV: Isabelle Deschenes, PhD
Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 12-1pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Relationship Management; Leading Productive Teams; Leading Transformation; Coaching for Performance; Impact; Professional Ethics
In this series, accomplished leaders provide insights into intangible attributes that have led to career success. In this program, Dr. Isabelle Deschenes, professor and chair of Physiology and Cell Biology, talks about relationship building and how that has catalyzed her career growth. Lunch provided. Register by April 13.

Spring New Faculty Retreat
Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 8am-12pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: New Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professional & Technical Skills; Professional Ethics; Career Mentoring; Culture Awareness
You know where to park and where the cafeteria is, now learn what it takes to launch a successful career in academic medicine. In this session you will learn about resources, tools, and strategies to define key elements of success and achieve your career goals. The Spring Retreat is for faculty members hired since September and for those who weren’t able to attend the fall retreat. Breakfast provided. Register by April 17.

Educational Research Series: Qualitative and Mixed Methods for Educational Research
Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 12:30-1:30pm
B030 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Educators
CME: This event is certified for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Outcomes; Impact; Giving & Receiving Feedback
This one-hour workshop will introduce participants to research paradigms in health sciences education with a focus on the qualitative and mixed paradigms and methods for educational research. Lunch provided. Register by April 20.

Achieve Your Goals
Tuesday, April 28, 2020, 3:30-5:30pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Career Mentoring; Culture Awareness; Goal Setting
The end of the academic year is a good time to evaluate progress made on the year’s goals and to set goals for the upcoming year. In this session, participants will learn about the importance of goal setting for motivation, and how to build smart goals into an individual development plan to accelerate goal attainment. Participants will also learn how to have a discussion about goals with a chair, division director or other supervisor. Register by April 27

Productivity Basics: Creating the Time to Write
Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 9am-4pm
105 Biomedical Research Tower
Primary Audience: All Faculty
CME: This event is certified for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Career Mentoring; Culture Awareness; Goal Setting; Outcomes
Join productivity coach, Susan R. Johnson, MD, for an interactive workshop about becoming a more productive writer. Participants will create a plan for a current writing project, learn to use time more effectively, and get tips to maintain energy to support a satisfying work and personal life. Co-hosted by the office of Post-doctoral Affairs. Lunch provided. Register by April 22.

Speed Mentoring
Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 4:30-6pm
1213 Ross Hospital Auditorium
Primary Audience: Assistant and Associate Professors
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Career Mentoring; Giving & Receiving Feedback; Organizational Awareness; Professional Ethics
Get connected through networking with colleagues. Senior faculty members will serve as mentors for this fun and interactive speed mentoring session, modeled after the idea of speed dating. Bring a question and get some quick expert advice. Register by May 1.

WIMS Spring Speaker: Nancy Spector, MD, Executive Director of ELAM
Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 8-9am
115 Biomedical Research Tower
Primary Audience: All Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Culture Awareness; Impact, Professional Ethics, Leading Transformation
WIMS welcomes Nancy Spector, MD, executive director of Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) as this year’s spring speaker. ELAM was established in 1995 and is the premier leadership program for women faculty within academic medicine. All faculty are welcome for this special WIMS grand rounds. Breakfast provided. Register by May 15.

Fundamentals of Teaching: Mentoring, Coaching and Sponsoring
Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 12:30-1:30pm
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: All Educators
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Career Mentoring; Giving & Receiving Feedback; Relationship Management
The Fundamentals of Teaching series offers interested faculty in the health sciences an opportunity to take a closer look at one "fundamental" element of teaching. This one-hour workshop engages participants in activity and conversation around differences in mentoring, coaching and sponsoring learners and when each role is best utilized. Lunch provided. Register by May 18.

FAMEPRO Grand Rounds
Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 7:30-8:30am
L045 James Hospital
Primary Audience: Clinical Faculty
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Outcomes; Impact; Giving & Receiving Feedback
The FAMEPRO clinical scholarship program culminates with this special grand rounds showcasing the top projects from the 2019 – 2020 FAMEPRO cohort. The FAMEPRO program stimulates clinical scholarship with small grants, mentorship and focused learning with project update meetings. All projects are patient-focused and clinical or translational in nature. Breakfast provided. Register by June 19.

Educational Research Series: Disseminating Educational Research
Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 12:30-1:30pm
105 Biomedical Research Tower
Primary Audience: All Educators
CME: This event is certified for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Aligns to FAME Competencies: Professionalism & Technical Skills; Goal Setting; Outcomes; Giving & Receiving Feedback
This one-hour workshop will introduce participants to avenues for disseminating educational research to the academic community. Lunch provided. Register by June 22.

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