Practical Tools for Academic Career Advancement

The Office of Faculty Development and Diversity has created this series to help faculty achieve success in their academic career and to cover practical topics that will enhance career and professional development. All lectures will be videotaped and made available for viewing following the presentations on the Faculty Development and Diversity intranet website. RSVP to Denise Gallagher at denise.gallagher@cshs.org. Light refreshments will be served.


Recent Events

The following events were recently hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and Diversity:

Educating the Educator Series

This series focused on providing skills to achieve excellence in medical education and equip faculty with advice and resources to enhance educational skills required for appointment and promotion in the Cedars-Sinai professorial structure.

Teaching About the Unknown

Speaker: Sandra Orsulic, PhD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
When: Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, 12-1 p.m.
Where: Harvey Morse Conference Center 4 & 5

There's an App for That: Using Technology to Support Learning

Speaker: Melissa Wong, MD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
When: Friday, March 18, 2016, 12-1 p.m.
Education Conference Center-B

Maximally Invasive Teaching and Learning in the Operating Room

Speaker: Debra DaRosa, PhD, Professor Emerita of Surgery and Medical Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
When: Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 5 p.m.
Where: Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion PEC 6 & 7

How People Learn

Speaker: Debra DaRosa, PhD, Professor Emerita of Surgery and Medical Education, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
When: Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 12 p.m.
Where: TBD


Past Events


Engaging Student Curiosity and Problem Solving in the Learning Process

Speaker: Lali Medina-Kauwe, PhD
When: Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, 5-6 p.m.
Where: Education Conference Center-C

Self-Promotion: Crafting and Delivering Your Elevator Pitch

Speaker: Deborah Clegg, PhD
When:
Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, 12-1 p.m.
Where:
Education Conference Center-B


Presenting Yourself: Curriculum Vitae and Candidate Statement Preparation

Speakers: Kimberly Fernandez and Denise Gallagher
When:
Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, 12-1:30 p.m.
Where:
Harvey Morse Conference Center 1 & 2
Presentation:  Preparing Your Self-Statement and CV

Presentation Skills: How to Give an Effective Talk

Speakers: Sarah Kilpatrick, MD, PhD, and C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
When:
Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, 12-1 p.m.
Where:
AHSP PEC 5