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February 2017

Join us for our annual presentation:
Promotions & Tenure: Strategies for Success
Dr. Margaret R. Gyetko,
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty & Faculty Development
Dow Auditorium, Towsley Center
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
5pm-6pm
Reception to follow

Upcoming Faculty Development Programs

To see a complete list of our course offerings, or to get more information on the workshops outlined below, visit the Faculty Development Website.

FEATURED RESOURCES

The American Institute of Biological Sciences is offering a two-day professional development course for team scientists.
This webinar will teach you everything you need to know to create powerful, engaging PowerPoint presentations!
Applications for the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Mini-Grant Program are due February 24th. Click here to learn more and submit an application.
A FEW SEATS LEFT!

2/14: Smarter, Faster, Stronger, Longer: Sleep Optimization for Busy Medical Faculty
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

2/17: Essential Skills for Successful Leadership
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

2/28: Publishing Scholarly Work in Medical Education Using MedEdPORTAL
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

3/27: Part-Time Research for the Busy Clinician
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

NEW WORKSHOPS

3/14: Leaders Creating a Culture at Its Best
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

3/20: The Challenging Medical Learner
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

4/18: A Case-Based Approach to Clinical Ethics
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

5/19: T2T: Technology to Transform Your Work and Save You Time
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

5/31: Launching a Clinical Translational Research Career with MICHR
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!

4/5: Essential Skills for Successful Leadership
LEARN MORE
REGISTER HERE

4/10: Improve Your Coaching Skills 5/16: Think Like an Actor, Present Like a Pro
LEARN MORE (AM) / LEARN MORE (PM)
REGISTER HERE (AM) / REGISTER HERE (PM)

5/23: Top 5 Errors Authors Make 
LEARN MORE (AM) / LEARN MORE (PM)
REGISTER HERE (AM) / REGISTER HERE (PM)

OTHER U-M OFFERINGS
International Symposium: Advances in Blood and Marrow Transplant

Learn about the advances in blood and marrow transplants, identification and utilization of alternate donors, the criteria used in decision-making when evaluating a transplant recipient's match potentials, the role of allogeneic stem cell transplant in leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma, and understanding and treating GVHD.

Date: February 20, 2017

Time: 7:00AM - 1:30PM (Breakfast and lunch provided)

Location: Sheldon Auditorium, Towsley Center

To learn more and to RSVP, click here.

Health Professions Education (HPE) Day 2017

This annual event aims to spark interprofessional collaboration, networking, and inspiration for future research and practice for educational efforts across the health professions schools at University of Michigan. 

This program will include poster and panel sessions, as well as a discussion of best practices in the implementation of interprofessional education. 

Keynote Speaker: 

Jeanette Mladenovic, MD, MBA, MACP 
Former Executive Vice President and Provost 
Oregon Health & Science University 

Date: April 13, 2017 
Time: 8:00AM - 1:00PM
Location: Michigan League Ballroom 
Lunch will be provided – Registration Required 


Visit the HPE Day website for more information. 

PROMISED Program accepting applications

PROMISED is a national leadership fellowship training program at the University of Pittsburgh for mentors who are committed to working with people from diverse backgrounds. 

PROMISED offers an innovative, no-cost program that combines:

- Two-day career coach training in Pittsburgh for mentors passionate about helping mentees drive their careers forward

- A series of one-month, online training modules, focused on helping mentors develop a range of critical leadership skills

Applications are open until 2/15/17. Learn more and apply here.

New open-access journal for learning health systems research

Learning Health Systems, a new peer-reviewed, open access journal, has been published by Wiley in collaboration with the University of Michigan. With a goal of advancing the interdisciplinary area of learning health systems (LHS), the quarterly journal promotes research, scholarship, and dialog focused on theory, complex issues, conceptual syntheses, and education models designed to achieve continuous rapid improvement in health and healthcare and to transform organizational practice. 

Contributors are researchers in fields such as behavioral, social, and organizational science; cognitive, information, and computer science; industrial and systems engineering, as well as other areas of expertise. Learning health systems research is focused across different levels of scale that include organizations, regional networks, and national and multi-national systems. 

View Learning Health Systems here.

Faculty Career Development Administration

 

Sonya Jacobs
Chief Organizational Learning Officer
University Human Resources
Director
Faculty and Leadership Development

Laura Denton
Assistant Director
734-764-8629

Whitney Williams
Senior Project Manager
734-764-2307 

Carol Lee
Program Manager
734-764-2941

Kate Alber
Marketing & Communications Specialist
734-936-1036 

Molly Trusty
Administrative Specialist, Assistant to Sonya Jacobs
734-615-3101

Jordan Wright
Program Coordinator
734-764-2574​

If you have suggested items or feedback for future editions, please let us know!

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