Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Tue, November 28, 2017
This program will provide faculty with a comprehensive overview of the empirical evidence for the benefits of Mindfulness Stress Reduction on health and well-being and experiences in fostering mindfulness. Participants will have the opportunity to understand foundational principles of mindfulness ... more
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Thu, November 30, 2017
New faculty members commonly describe: Working long hours but making little progress on their research and writing A sense of loneliness that stems from limited mentoring and community Feeling unsupported in their desire for work-family balance and without the skills to achieve it Wondering whether ... more
Next Session:
Mon, December 04, 2017
The Medical School recognizes the variety of development tracks and opportunities for academic promotion within the Clinical track. As such, specific pathways were designed as a development tool to guide faculty who want to focus their careers in a specific direction and to help them progress ... more
Next Session:
Tue, December 05, 2017
With the Joint Commission’s requirement that all patients admitted to an acute hospital have a spiritual assessment, it is important for faculty to understand how to address the spiritual needs and practices of patients. Additionally, incorporating spirituality into your development as a clinician ... more
Next Session:
Fri, December 08, 2017
This 1-day workshop is designed to assist faculty in developing the essential leadership and management skills necessary to run a lab, start a program, or manage a center or division. This workshop will highlight topics such as: Hiring Leadership Management Diversity Communication Conflict ... more
Next Session:
Mon, December 11, 2017
Whether you are near retirement, considering it in the future, or are simply curious about what retirement could look like for you as a faculty member, please join us for a discussion and reception to learn more from our panelists: Dr. Margaret Gyetko , Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Faculty ... more
Next Session:
Thu, December 14, 2017
These quarterly sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information you needed on your first day. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning. Other faculty will share their stories ... more
Next Session:
Mon, December 18, 2017
The Medical School STRIDE Committee provides information and advice about practices that will maximize the likelihood that diverse, well-qualified candidates for faculty, fellowship and residency positions will be identified, and, if selected for offers, recruited to the University of Michigan. The ... more
Next Session:
Wed, December 20, 2017
Target Audience: Any faculty interested in elevating their own teaching skills, especially regarding fostering clinical reasoning and medical decision making. Sound clinical reasoning is essential for quality patient care. Diagnostic error is found in 5%-15% of cases in medicine, and three-fourths ... more
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Tue, January 09, 2018 to Tue, March 13, 2018
Dates: Jan 9, Jan 23, Feb 6, Feb 20, March 13, 6-9PM on all dates. Participants should plan to attend all 5 sessions. If you took this program as a student, you are still welcome to attend as a faculty member and learn from others in a similar role. Please note that these sessions are part of the ... more
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Wed, January 10, 2018
Research shows that mental clutter, or information overload, has significant negative effects on our productivity, relationships, happiness, and overall quality of life. It’s the stuff that keeps us up at night, reduces our focus on what is important, and prohibits us from getting things done. ... more
Next Session:
Thu, January 11, 2018
The Medical School STRIDE Committee provides information and advice about practices that will maximize the likelihood that diverse, well-qualified candidates for faculty, fellowship and residency positions will be identified, and, if selected for offers, recruited to the University of Michigan. The ... more
Next Session:
Thu, January 11, 2018
“Moving QI/PS-savvy clinicians from a Quality Improvement/Patient Safety educational idea to an effective educational intervention” *This is a 5-part workshop.* Dates: Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb 22, and April 19, 2018 (workshop includes all 5 sessions) Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm Goal. The goal of AAMC ... more
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Thu, January 18, 2018
Have you forgotten most of your stats training? Never understood it in the first place? Do you skip over the statistics sections when reading a journal article? Do you wish you could converse more effectively with your statistician? This seminar is designed for faculty who desire a reintroduction ... more
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Mon, January 22, 2018 to Tue, February 20, 2018
This program is an accelerated 4-day immersive learning experience that draws on the participant’s 360° assessment of leadership competencies and skills. Cohort dates are listed below. The Medical School and Michigan Medicine Human Resources have partnered together to offer the Leadership Academy ... more
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Mon, January 22, 2018 to Thu, June 14, 2018
This program is an accelerated 4-day immersive learning experience that draws on the participant’s 360° assessment of leadership competencies and skills. Cohort dates are listed below. The Medical School and Michigan Medicine Human Resources have partnered together to offer the Leadership Academy ... more
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Wed, January 24, 2018 to Thu, February 22, 2018
This program is an accelerated 4-day immersive learning experience that draws on the participant’s 360° assessment of leadership competencies and skills. Cohort dates are listed below. The Medical School and Michigan Medicine Human Resources have partnered together to offer the Leadership Academy ... more
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Wed, January 31, 2018
We are offering a new session by popular demand in three parts: Preparing the documents needed for promotion takes time and attention to detail. One of the critical items needed in the presentation of your promotion packet is the Educators' Portfolio. Despite the importance of this document, many ... more
Next Session:
Thu, February 22, 2018
This workshop covers writing grant proposals for all types of grants, including NIH, NSF, and foundations. It is co-sponsored by the Office of Research and is presented by Jill Jividen, PhD. During the last 30 minutes of the presentation, a panel of successful researchers (TBA) will discuss ... more
Next Session:
Mon, March 05, 2018
Many clinicians are interested in doing research, but not necessarily as their primary career aspiration. It is often difficult for faculty on the Clinical Track to get dedicated time for research, especially in the absence of grants, which are becoming increasingly harder to get. Join us for this ... more
Next Session:
Fri, March 09, 2018
The Medical School STRIDE Committee provides information and advice about practices that will maximize the likelihood that diverse, well-qualified candidates for faculty, fellowship and residency positions will be identified, and, if selected for offers, recruited to the University of Michigan. The ... more
Next Session:
Fri, March 16, 2018
This 1-day workshop is designed to assist faculty in developing the essential leadership and management skills necessary to run a lab, start a program, or manage a center or division. This workshop will highlight topics such as: Hiring Leadership Management Diversity Communication Conflict ... more
Next Session:
Fri, April 13, 2018
Presented by Eleni Kelakos, CTO (Chief Transformational Officer), The Eleni Group It’s conference season, and you’ve once again been asked to share your expertise by giving a breakout session at a regional, national or international conference. The thought makes you both smile and shiver. The ... more
Next Session:
Fri, April 13, 2018
Presented by Eleni Kelakos, CTO (Chief Transformational Officer), The Eleni Group It’s conference season, and you’ve once again been asked to share your expertise by giving a breakout session at a regional, national or international conference. The thought makes you both smile and shiver. The ... more
Next Session:
Mon, April 23, 2018
This will be a 1-day workshop, with a 90 minute follow-up session, on Crucial Accountability. This course teaches a straightforward, step-by-step process for identifying and resolving performance gaps, strengthening accountability, eliminating inconsistency, and reducing resentment. It uses video, ... more