Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Fri, November 22, 2019
In order to assist in building community for faculty within the Medical School, the Faculty Development Office is rolling out Community Coffee Chats. The intention of the coffee chats is to gather faculty from across all departments, tracks, and ranks for networking, socializing, and to discuss ... more
Next Session:
Tue, December 10, 2019
Presented by Eleni Kelakos, CTO (Chief Transformational Officer), The Eleni Group Human beings have been telling stories since we could grunt, gesture and scribble pictures on the walls of caves. It’s in our nature (and in the way our brains are structured) to put our experiences into words and use ... more
Next Session:
Thu, December 12, 2019
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 will discuss navigating ... more
Next Session:
Thu, January 09, 2020
In order to assist in building community for faculty within the Medical School, the Faculty Development Office is rolling out Community Coffee Chats. The intention of the coffee chats is to gather faculty from across all departments, tracks, and ranks for networking, socializing, and to discuss ... more
Next Session:
Thu, January 16, 2020
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, group discussions, skill practice, and real-life application to make the course both ... more
Next Session:
Thu, January 16, 2020 to Thu, April 16, 2020
“Moving QI/PS-savvy clinicians from a Quality Improvement/Patient Safety educational idea to an effective educational intervention” *This is a 5-part workshop.* Winter 2020 Dates: (workshop includes all 5 sessions) Thursdays - Jan. 16, Jan. 30, Feb 20, March 5, and April 16 , 2020 Time: 1:00 pm–5: ... more
Next Session:
Mon, February 03, 2020 to Thu, March 05, 2020
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
Next Session:
Mon, February 03, 2020 to Thu, March 05, 2020
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
Next Session:
Tue, February 11, 2020
Finding the right researcher, clinician, or industry partner is the first step for a successful research collaboration, but it’s only half the challenge. Most failed connections are a result of a disconnect when trying to communicate the value in a partnership. This workshop will address this ... more
Next Session:
Tue, February 18, 2020
These biannual sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information to get you started at Michigan. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the research track. Other topics ... more
Next Session:
Thu, February 27, 2020
Everything DiSC® Productive Conflict helps participants improve self-awareness around conflict behaviors. Rather than focus on a step-by-step process for conflict resolution, Everything DiSC Productive Conflict provides participants with techniques to curb destructive behaviors and effectively ... more
Next Session:
Fri, February 28, 2020
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, March 12, 2020
Medical school faculty negotiate constantly, not just over issues like salary, but also for lab space, authorship on research papers, and resources. This day-long negotiation workshop will equip you with a framework and set of tools designed to help faculty prepare for, and conduct effective ... more
Next Session:
Thu, March 19, 2020
As physicians, we extend great energy and effort as we care for others. To be healthy and successful, we need practices and habits to renew ourselves. Come enjoy a renewing oasis. Experience techniques and strategies you can use every day to help bring more ease and care to your life. These will ... more
Next Session:
Thu, March 26, 2020
These biannual sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information to get you started at Michigan. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the instructional track. Other ... more
Next Session:
Thu, March 26, 2020 to Fri, March 27, 2020
This two-day resilience and well-being course has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. ... more
Next Session:
Tue, April 14, 2020
This workshop will help investigators at all levels use tools for identifying federal, state, and foundation founding. Topics covered will include efficient searching of funding databases and setting up alerts to track opportunities. This workshop will be interactive and participants will be ... more
Next Session:
Mon, April 20, 2020
The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team is a stand-alone tool that provides an individual with a rich understanding of how his or her behaviors affect the team. It applies the principles of The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team to unlock actionable ways to optimize an individual’s contribution to a ... more
Next Session:
Fri, April 24, 2020
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:
Thu, May 07, 2020 to Fri, May 08, 2020
This two-day resilience and well-being course has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. ... more
Next Session:
Mon, May 18, 2020
The Q & A segment of a presentation can be a very challenging part of public speaking for scientists, who often feel attacked or demoralized after handling questions. This workshop provides a framework to manage questions focusing on preparation for Q & A: structure, content and timing. ... more
Next Session:
Thu, May 28, 2020
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, June 19, 2020
These quarterly sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information to get you started at Michigan. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the clinical track pathways. ... more
Next Session:
Thu, July 16, 2020 to Fri, July 17, 2020
This two-day resilience and well-being course has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. ... more
Next Session:
Mon, October 12, 2020 to Tue, October 13, 2020
This two-day resilience and well-being course has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. ... more