Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Mon, October 21, 2019
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, October 24, 2019
We work in a hectic field where we, as physicians, may feel challenged to be in control of our own time and life. We may feel overwhelmed, with too much to do and seemingly too little time to get to non-work things that really matter, like taking care of ourselves and the people we love. We are ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 29, 2019 to Tue, November 26, 2019
This workshop is a two-part course. October/November 2019 Dates: Tuesday, October 29th and Tuesday, November 26th, 8am - 12pm. **Plan to attend both half-days, and to spend an additional half day between sessions working independently on your problem. About : When it comes to diagnosing and ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 29, 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:
Mon, November 04, 2019 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, November 04, 2019 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, November 05, 2019
Join us for this workshop as Tom Annesley, PhD discusses ways to avoid the top errors that authors make when developing scientific papers including: 1. The Introduction: Failure to set the scene for the reader 2. The Results: Confusing data from results 3. Figures and Tables: Difficulty reading and ... more
Next Session:
Tue, November 05, 2019
Join us for this workshop as Tom Annesley, PhD discusses ways to avoid the top errors that authors make when developing scientific papers including: 1. The Introduction: Failure to set the scene for the reader 2. The Results: Confusing data from results 3. Figures and Tables: Difficulty reading and ... more
Next Session:
Wed, November 06, 2019
Preparing the documents needed for promotion takes time and attention to detail. One of the critical items needed in the presentation of one’s materials is the Educators’ Portfolio. Despite the importance of this document, many faculty still find it difficult to pull together a successful package. ... more
Next Session:
Tue, November 12, 2019
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, November 14, 2019
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:
Tue, November 19, 2019 to Tue, December 17, 2019
**This is a 3-part series*** November/December 2019 Dates: Tuesday, November 19th, Tuesday, December 3rd, and Tuesday, December 17th 8am -12pm Struggling with creating sustainable improvement? This 3-session workshop provides opportunity for you as an advanced A3 practitioners to develop your ... more
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:
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:
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