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Financial Literacy for Residents, Fellows, and Junior Physicians

Join Chirag P. Shah, MD, MPH, for one of the most important (non-medical!) things you will learn in training: how to navigate your personal finances. Dr. Shah is a vitreoretinal surgeon at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, and the Co-Director of …

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Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Are you taking advantage of all the benefits MGH offers? If you are not sure, come hear from the Professional Staff Benefits Office about changes for 2021 and to have all your benefits questions answered. Take advantage of this session …

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Getting the Most Out of Your Family Meals

Part of the "Managing Parenthood and Your Career Series." Studies have tied shared meals to increased resiliency and self-esteem in children, higher academic achievement, a healthier relationship to food, and even reduced risk of substance abuse and eating disorders. Shared …

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Overview of Career Opportunities in the Life Science Sector

Co-sponsored by the Postdoctoral Division and the Graduate Student Division Are you interested in exploring your future career opportunities? This seminar will focus on career opportunities available to individuals with advanced degrees and provide an overview of the skills needed …

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Speaking Up: How to Represent Yourself and Get Your Ideas Heard

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments. Would you like your ideas to get more recognition? Are you a great advocate for others but not as good at meeting your own interests? In large groups, do you struggle …

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AK Visiting Scholars Award program - coaching with Ruth Gotian

Group coaching sessions with Ruth Gotian to help scholars grow and develop as a leader. Each group will have six sessions. Please review the different dates and times of the three groups carefully and enroll in the group that fits …

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Managing Parenthood and Your Career Series: Adoption

Details to follow.

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Conflict Management and Feedback: A tool for growth and change (not a dreaded weapon)

Objectives - Identify the barriers to resolving conflict among health care team members - Develop skills for using frame-based feedback to resolve conflict - Apply the skill of using frame-based feedback to relationship building on all levels This session will …

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Scholarly Writing Seminar Series for Clinicians and Clinician Educators

Scholarly Writing Seminar Series March 10 and March 31 Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers IMPORTANT: A participant must attend BOTH sessions in the series. A series for MGH clinical faculty with HMS academic appointments. This two-part series will …

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Academic Career Advancement Series (ACAS)

Academic Career Advancement Series (ACAS) June 10 | June 15 | June 22 | Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development Are you interested in learning about the academic promotion process? If so, please register for the Academic Career Advancement …

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Acing Your Interview

Educational Seminar: Career Advancement Series Co-sponsored with the Post Doctoral Division (PDD) A career advancement seminar tailored for academic and non-academic interviews. This educational seminar will provide tips and advice on: • how to research the company and interviewers • …

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Active Listening for Effective Communication

Whether you are trying to persuade a patient to follow a care regimen, negotiate for more protected time, or have a productive conversation on a polarizing political issue, active listening is key. Despite the importance of listening for effective leadership, …

Active Listening for Effective Communication

Whether you are trying to persuade a patient to follow a care regimen, negotiate for more protected time, or have a productive conversation on a polarizing political issue, active listening is key. Despite the importance of listening for effective leadership, …

Advanced COVID Parenting

Join this webinar, co-sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development and its Office for Women’s Careers on Thursday, July 16 from 12:00-1:00pm, by going here. The first session will feature pediatrician Michael S. Jellinek, MD, former chief of Child Psychiatry …

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Bodyweight Strength Training and Mobility from Your Home or Office!

Darren Wallace is a certified strength and conditioning coach with National Strength and Conditioning Association and has been coaching for over 10 years both in United States and Ireland. He currently works with New England Revolution and has worked with …

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Can I Really Write a Book?

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments. Have you ever wondered whether you could write or edit a book? Have you been uncertain about how to get started and how to proceed? In this interactive seminar, you will …

Crafting Your Faculty of Medicine CV

Crafting Your Faculty of Medicine CV

MGH Center for Faculty Development

Emotional Health Skills During Coronavirus

A special webinar for healthcare workers and researchers on how to strengthen your emotional health skills during times of uncertainty and Coronavirus. Featured Speaker: <strong><em>Nataly Kogan</em></strong>, is one of the leading global experts in optimizing your emotional health and elevating …

MGH Center for Faculty Development

Fearless Leadership in Challenging Times

This seminar will focus on attributes needed now during this crisis: - Know yourself – How are you showing up in these challenging times? - New Leaders will emerge with new skills - Creating Certainty in Uncertainty - Meet your …

Harvest Food Pantry Volunteering

Harvest Food Pantry Volunteering

MGH Center for Faculty Development

How to Identify Funding Opportunities

Are you a graduate student or a postdoctoral fellow and are you interested in finding new external funding opportunities for your research? Community of Science (COS) Pivot is a database of funding announcements from government, commercial and international sponsors. At …

How to Write a Successful Predoctoral NIH Grant

Sponsored by GSD GSD Educational Seminar: Career Advancement Series In this session, PhD student Alexandra Gold and Dr. Karen Miller will discuss the elements that go into a successful predoctoral application, including: • how to pick a research project • …

Importance of Mentoring while in Graduate School

Why is mentoring important while in graduate school? Come listen to a GSD Principal Investigator (PI) Mentoring Award winner and learn about how to: • Interact with your PI/mentor • Develop your own vision of good mentoring • Recognize the …

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Keeping Peace in Home and Family: Navigating Conflict in the Age of COVID-19 (and beyond)

Has your kitchen become a classroom and your bedroom a shared office? Has your kitchen become a classroom and your bedroom a shared office? Are you exhausted by trying to keep your beloved senior parent from venturing to the grocery …

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Leadership Development Program for Researchers - Session 1: Leadership in Research

In this session, Dr. Orf will focus on the importance of leadership in research and the different levels of leadership. He will also cover how to lead a team and motivate others. Teri will then present on how to “Improve …

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Looking Your Best on Paper: How to Write a High Impact CV or Resume

This seminar will help you prepare your CV/Resume for academia, industry or for a more general career exploration. You will learn to: - Tailor your CV/resume to your goals - Highlight and build transferable skills and experience - Focus the …

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MGH New Faculty Orientation

The MGH New Faculty Orientation is an opportunity for new faculty (joined MGH October 2018 to present) to hear from senior faculty leaders and familiarize yourself with key information to enhance your MGH experience. The orientation consists of a three-hour …

MGH Center for Faculty Development

MGH New Faculty Orientation

An opportunity for new (and established) faculty to learn about the various offices and networks that support our clinical and research faculty. This two‐hour virtual session is designed to provide an overview of the MGH environment and faculty resources focusing …

MGPA Cookie Chats

MGPA Cookie Chats

MGPA Green Card Info Session 2020

If you are a non-US citizen MGH research fellow, this is your opportunity to learn more about the process and requirements for USA permanent residence application. This event will be led by Madeline Cronin and Eoin Reilly from Iandoli Desai …

MGPA Informational Interview Workshop

Sarah Cardozo Duncan, is a career strategist with an established national and international client base. Sarah runs her own consulting firm, Career Strategist, and draws upon over twenty years of recruitment and career development experience to help clients define new …

MGPA Mentoring Program

MGPA Mentoring Program

MGPA Yoga Flow

MGPA Yoga Flow

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MPGA Monthly Planning Meeting

All interested research fellows are welcome to attend the MGPA’s planning meetings. Learn how you can be involved, and share your ideas for new programs. The MGPA organizes a variety of events including: Careers in Academia Industry Careers Exposure Careers …

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Making the Most of Your Annual Career Conference

This session will cover tips for leaders to give a successful ACC as well as the faculty member preparing and making the most of their ACC. Come learn about how the ACC is an opportunity to discuss achievements, career goals, …

Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Making the Most of Your MGH/MGPO Benefits

Managing Parenthood and Your Career Series: "Advanced COVID Parenting"

The Center for Faculty Development and the Office for Women’s Careers are starting a new parenting group series “Managing Parenthood and Your Career,” to help faculty and trainees juggle these challenging roles. The first session will feature pediatrician Michael Jellinek, …

NIH Grants for Researchers on Visa

Are you planning to start an independent career in research, but you are questioning your eligibility for a prestigious NIH grant while on a visa? If you are an international postdoc on a visa and you are looking for funding …

MGH Center for Faculty Development

Negotiation Bootcamp

Effective negotiation skills are crucial in your career and your everyday life, but many women do not feel confident in their negotiation abilities. This workshop will help you: • discover the basics of negotiation • learn the latest research on …

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Negotiation Essentials

This interactive workshop will focus on the structure of negotiation by reviewing a systematic approach on preparing to negotiate. A case study example will be used to guide the participants through this process. This session will help you understand the …

MGH Center for Faculty Development

Overview of Career Opportunities in the Life Science Sector

Are you interested in exploring your future career opportunities? This seminar will focus on career opportunities available to individuals with advanced degrees and provide an overview of the skills needed to excel in each type of role. At this seminar …

MGH Center for Faculty Development

Peer-Coaching Groups

If you are struggling with stress during this time, the MGH Office of Well-Being is supporting the creation of peer-coaching groups that you can join. These groups will be composed of MGH researchers like you and their aim is to …

MGH Center for Faculty Development

Preparing for the New School Year

This is part of the "Managing Parenthood and Your Career Series. In this session, Elise Wulff will highlight core concepts to be aware of in the back-to-school transition and suggest practical strategies for how to support your child. Tools and …

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Research Fellow Poster Day

This seminar will be postponed to a later date. Please register here to display your interest in attending. The PDD Annual Research Fellow Poster Celebration showcases the research accomplishments of MGH Research Fellows. 11:00 am -12:00 pm Research Career Lecture …

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Scholarly Writing Seminar Series

Scholarly Writing Seminar Series March 10 | March 31 | Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers IMPORTANT: A participant must attend BOTH seminars in the series. A seminar series for MGH clinical faculty with HMS academic appointments. This two-part …

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Session 1: Scholarly Writing Seminar Series on March 10

Scholarly Writing Seminar Series March 10 | March 31 | Sponsored by the Office for Clinical Careers IMPORTANT: A participant must attend BOTH seminars in the series. A seminar series for MGH clinical faculty with HMS academic appointments. This two-part …

Speed Networking for Faculty

Speed Networking for Faculty

Strategies for Success in Virtual Negotiation

In many ways, virtual negotiations — defined as negotiations that occur through various technology and that are not in-person — are already commonplace. We make deals and resolve disputes in professional and personal contexts over email, on the phone, and …

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Stress Reduction for Researchers

Experiments, shifts, family duties - the pandemic has resulted in many demands and many restrictions. How can you avoid getting completely overwhelmed and take back control? The Office for Well-Being and Office for Research Careers will be hosting Giulia Arsuffi, …

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Women in Medicine – Positively Deviant with Dr. Nancy J. Brown

In celebration of the Women in Medicine, the Office for Women's Careers presents a lecture featuring a leader in academic medicine, sharing advice on career success and advancement. Featured speaker: Nancy J. Brown, MD, Jean and David W. Wallace Dean …

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“The Long Fix: Solving America’s Health Care Crisis with Strategies that Work for Everyone” with Dr. Vivian S. Lee

Beyond the outrageous expense, the quality of care varies wildly, and millions of Americans can’t get care when they need it. This is bad for patients, bad for doctors, and bad for business. Using clear and compelling language, Author Dr. …