Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Tue, April 02, 2019 to Tue, April 30, 2019
T his workshop is a three-part course: Tuesday, April 2nd, Tuesday, April 16th and Tuesday, April 30th 8am - 12pm, all three days Location: 300 NIB4C07 (April 2); 6000 THSL (April 16 and April 30) **Plan to attend all three half-days, and to spend an additional half day between sessions working ... more
Next Session:
Wed, April 03, 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:
Mon, April 08, 2019
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:
Mon, April 15, 2019
This will be a one-day workshop on Crucial Conversations. A crucial conversation is a discussion between two or more people where the stakes are high, opinions vary, and emotions run strong. These conversations—when handled poorly or ignored—lead to strained relationships and dismal results. In ... more
Next Session:
Fri, April 19, 2019
Performance Management at Michigan Medicine is a workshop recommended for anyone who conducts performance evaluations. This workshop will be most beneficial for those who are relatively new to this process or new to supervising team members. Goals of the session include: Understanding FY19 ... more
Next Session:
Tue, April 23, 2019
Inclusive teaching involves deliberately cultivating a learning environment where all learners are treated equitably, have equal access to learning, and feel valued and supported. In this interactive workshop facilitated by pedagogical consultants from U-M’s Center for Research on Learning and ... more
Next Session:
Fri, April 26, 2019
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:
Fri, May 03, 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:
Mon, May 06, 2019
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:
Tue, May 07, 2019 to Tue, June 04, 2019
**This is a 3-part series*** May/June 2019 Dates: Tuesday, May 7th, Tuesday, May 21st, and Tuesday, June 4th 8am -12pm Struggling with creating sustainable improvement? This 3-session workshop provides opportunity for you as an advanced A3 practitioners to develop your capability as an improvement ... more
Next Session:
Tue, May 07, 2019
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:
Wed, May 08, 2019
Performance Management at Michigan Medicine is a workshop recommended for anyone who conducts performance evaluations. This workshop will be most beneficial for those who are relatively new to this process or new to supervising team members. Goals of the session include: Understanding FY19 ... more
Next Session:
Mon, May 13, 2019
Whether you are submitting your work for publication in a biomedical journal or for presentation at a medical conference, the Abstract is often the only thing that editors and conference organizers use to make decisions about accepting your work. Thus, it is imperative to prepare an Abstract that ... more
Next Session:
Mon, May 13, 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, May 14, 2019
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:
Tue, May 14, 2019
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 Marschall Runge, MD, PhD, Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs, and our ... more
Next Session:
Tue, May 21, 2019
Many medical professionals feel competent and successful in their area of expertise. However, when entering into a meeting or negotiation, some may feel as if they are playing in a game where they don’t know the rules. Whether leading a meeting, participating in a group discussion, or engaging in a ... more
Next Session:
Wed, May 22, 2019
We work in a hectic field where physicians feel challenged to be in control of their own time and life. Often, they feel overwhelmed with too much to do with too little time to get to the things that really matter, like taking care of themselves and the people they love. To address this challenge, ... more
Next Session:
Wed, May 29, 2019
This workshop will introduce biomedical researchers to data and information resources that are available for their use. The workshop will cover resources for use in data acquisition, storage, organization, analysis, and delivery, such as: • Information and services for use in leveraging data • ... more
Next Session:
Wed, May 29, 2019
Performance Management at Michigan Medicine is a workshop recommended for anyone who conducts performance evaluations. This workshop will be most beneficial for those who are relatively new to this process or new to supervising team members. Goals of the session include: Understanding FY19 ... more
Next Session:
Thu, May 30, 2019 to Thu, June 27, 2019
This workshop is a two-part course. May/June 2019 Dates: Thursday, May 30th and Thursday, June 27th, 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 treating their ... more
Next Session:
Wed, June 05, 2019
In this highly interactive workshop, we’ll explore the research and practice behind ways to enhance skills as a mentor, in both the official and unofficial sense of the term. This includes exploring influence in the context of productive relationships, a variety of power and influence dynamics and ... more
Next Session:
Thu, June 06, 2019
This workshop is focused on developing an understanding of how health professionals communicate, and how workflow and clinical activities often contribute to missed communication opportunities, with implications for patient safety. Facilitators: Milisa Manojlovich, PhD, RN – Professor, Department ... more
Next Session:
Thu, June 06, 2019
Performance Management at Michigan Medicine is a workshop recommended for anyone who conducts performance evaluations. This workshop will be most beneficial for those who are relatively new to this process or new to supervising team members. Goals of the session include: Understanding FY19 ... more
Next Session:
Tue, June 11, 2019
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