Professional Development Seminar Series

Faculty at a Professional DevelopmentSeminarThe Professional Development Seminar Series (PDSS) is an ongoing series of lectures on topics such as difficult conversations, professional “survival” skills, and cultural/organizational dynamics at Duke. Faculty are notified of events via e-mail.


Registration is appreciated for most events.

Who can attend

Many events are open to all faculty, trainees, and staff. Any specific eligibility requirements for a particular event will be noted on the registration/upcoming events listing.

How to learn more

Faculty will receive updates about new events via e-mail. Current availabilities are posted on the upcoming events page. Staff, students, and trainees interested in attending our events can join our mailing list.

Join our mailing list!

School of Medicine faculty are automatically subscribed to our e-mail announcement list. If you are a fellow, postdoc, staff member, or other member of the School of Medicine community, you can subscribe to our mailing list by sending a blank e-mail to with the subject line SUBSCRIBE SOM-FACDEV.