Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Thomson House

3650 McTavish Street

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Please register as soon as possible or by September 30th.

INSIDE is based on what new faculty members have identified as important in a recent needs assessment. The workshop will explore these topics: expectations, roles and responsibilities of faculty members; promotion guidelines; support for research and grantsmanship; and professional development opportunities.

Workshop Agenda

8:00 Breakfast & Registration

8:30 Welcome by David Eidelman, Vice-Principal (Health Affairs) & Dean, Faculty of Medicine

8:45 Introduction & Workshop Overview – Miriam Boillat – Associate Dean, Faculty Development

9:00 Teaching: A Critical Component of an Academic Career

9:45 Navigating the Academic Culture – Mara Ludwig, Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs

10:30 Refreshment Break

11:00 Learning the Research Ropes – Shari Baum, Associate Dean, Research

11:30 Moving Forward

12:00 Lunch with Faculty of Medicine Colleagues

13:00 Adjournment

Workshop Faculty

Shari Baum (Associate Dean, Research); Samuel Benaroya (Associate Vice-Principal, Health Affairs); Miriam Boillat (Associate Dean, Faculty Development); Michelle Elizov (Faculty Development & Internal Medicine); Hélène Ezer (Director, School of Nursing); Mara Ludwig (Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs); Joaquin Madrenas (Chair, Microbiology & Immunology); James Martin (Chair, Medicine); Yvonne Steinert (Director, Centre for Medical Education); David Thomas (Chair, Biochemistry)

Don’t hesitate to contact the Faculty Development Office at or 514-398-2698.