Upcoming Events

In accordance with social-distancing guidelines, in-person events have been suspended until it is safe to gather in person. All of our leadership development programs (LEADER, ALICE, DCLP, ADVANCE UP) will continue to meet virtually. This page will be updated with any additional information regarding event changes, and any new offerings available online. Please contact facdev@dm.duke.edu with any questions. 

 

The School of Medicine Offices for Faculty Development and Research Mentoring are pleased to host a variety of seminars, small group workshops, and special events geared toward engaging faculty at all ranks and from all academic backgrounds. Browse our current schedule below, register for events, or consult our yearly calendar for a general outline of our program schedules.

Want to stay in touch? Regular rank School of Medicine faculty are automatically subscribed to our e-mail list. If you have any questions please reach out to favdev@duke.edu

Current Programs:

 

 

Welcome and Institutional Overview

October 18, 4-5pm

Presented by Ann Brown, MD, MHS, Vice Dean for Faculty. This seminar is part of the Academic New Faculty Orientation series. All are welcome. 

An introduction to the School of Medicine Academic New Faculty Orientation seminar series. This session outlines and reviews Duke University School of Medicine institutional structure, School of Medicine values, DUHS Leadership, and selected key policies affecting faculty.

Where: Zoom, Register below and you will receive a calendar invitation at least 48 hours prior to the session

Questions? Questions can be sent to Kyle Nunn in the School of Medicine Office for Faculty at kyle.nunn@duke.edu

Register Here

 

 

 

The History of Duke Hospital and Durham

November 5, 10-11:30am

Presented by: Jeffrey P. Baker, MD, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics and History; Director, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, and History of Medicine. This seminar is part of the Academic New Faculty Orientation series. All are welcome. 

This impactful seminar outlines key pieces of Duke’s history in the context of its community, exploring important issues around race and health disparities. 

Where: Zoom, Register below and you will receive a calendar invitation at least 48 hours prior to the session

Questions? Questions can be sent to Kyle Nunn in the School of Medicine Office for Faculty at kyle.nunn@duke.edu

Register Here

 

 

 

Appointments, Promotion, and Tenure in the Basic Sciences

December 2, 1-2pm

Presented by: Cynthia Kuhn, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology. This seminar is part of the Academic New Faculty Orientation series. All are welcome. 

This session describes the process and pathways for promotion in the basic sciences. It provides info on the evaluation and review processes and provides guidance in achieving excellence in research, teaching, and service.

Where: Zoom, Register below and you will receive a calendar invitation at least 48 hours prior to the session

Questions? Questions can be sent to Kyle Nunn in the School of Medicine Office for Faculty at kyle.nunn@duke.edu

Register Here

 

 

 

Appointments, Promotion, and Tenure in the Clinical Sciences

December 6, 10am-noon

Presented by: James Tcheng, MD, Assistant Dean for Academic Appointments, Ann Brown, MD, MHS, Vice Dean for Faculty, and Clinical Sciences APT Leadership Panel. This seminar is part of the Academic New Faculty Orientation series. All are welcome. 

This session describes the process and pathways for promotion in the clinical sciences, how to build and communicate your public profile, and features a Q&A panel discussion to address current and upcoming APT processes from a variety of perspectives.

Where: Zoom, Register below and you will receive a calendar invitation at least 48 hours prior to the session

Questions? Questions can be sent to Kyle Nunn in the School of Medicine Office for Faculty at kyle.nunn@duke.edu

Register Here

 

 

 

Faculty Development Resources

February 14, 10-11am, 2022

Presented by: The Office for Faculty and featuring representatives from a variety of faculty development offices. This seminar is part of the Academic New Faculty Orientation series. All are welcome. 

Participants will be introduced to a variety of offices and resources to aid in their career development. Participants will have a chance to ask questions and interact with leaders and will walk away with new connections for future growth and development. 

Where: Zoom, Register below and you will receive a calendar invitation at least 48 hours prior to the session

Questions? Questions can be sent to Kyle Nunn in the School of Medicine Office for Faculty at kyle.nunn@duke.edu

Register Here

 

 

 

Supporting a Climate of Professionalism and Inclusion

February 28, 10am-12:30pm, 2022

​Presented by: Ann Brown, MD, MHS, Vice Dean for Faculty; Leigh-Anne Royster, PhD, Assistant Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. This seminar is part of the Academic New Faculty Orientation series. All are welcome. 

Faculty play an important role in creating and sustaining a healthy and inclusive work climate. This seminar will begin with a review of policies and practices to support professionalism in the School of Medicine, before transitioning to an interactive workshop on the foundational concepts related to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Where: Zoom, Register below and you will receive a calendar invitation at least 48 hours prior to the session

Questions? Questions can be sent to Kyle Nunn in the School of Medicine Office for Faculty at kyle.nunn@duke.edu

Register Here

 

Annual URiM Family Barbeque

May 14, 2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Treyburn Country Club, 1 Old Trail Dr, Durham, NC 27712

Come join us at the Treyburn Country Club for a family friendly networking barbeque. There will be activities for the whole family, kids included. Dinner, wine and beer will be served.  

Hosted By:

  • Kevin Thomas, MD, Assistant Dean of Underrepresented Faculty Development
  • Kim Evans, MD, Associate Vice Chair for Diversity, Chair, Minority Recruitment & Retention Committee, Department of Medicine

Who should attend? SOM Underrepresented in Medicine, Faculty, Staff, Trainees, Learners and their families

Questions? Contact facdev@duke.edu

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