Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Affairs & Professional Development

Advance Career Development and Advancement Courses

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Schedule of Courses and Resources for:

 

Resource

Shaping a Career in Academic Medicine
Guidelines for mentor/mentee conversations

 

Courses

Course Title
Description
Date/Time/Location
Instructor

Strategies for Success: Clinician-Educator Track Faculty

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Review promotion standards for the C-E track. Understand how to allocate your time and effort as you progress toward the major milestones on the road to promotion. Learn about faculty panelists' personal strategies for maintaining scholarly productivity in the face of clinical, teaching, and administrative demands.

Monday, October 13, 2014

10:00am - 11:00am

251 BRB II/III

Moderator: Dr. Lisa Bellini

Panel: Dr. Angela Mills

Dr. Carrie Kovarik

Dr. G. Russell Huffman

 

Strategies for Success: Research Track Faculty

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Review promotion standards for the Research Track.  Hear from a representative cross-section of Research Track faculty who will discuss the various scholarly pathways that they have followed toward promotion, providing a sense of the range of independent and collaborative scholarship typical of faculty in the Research Track.  Learn how these faculty ensured that they would be recognized for a unique contribution to the School’s research mission while simultaneously collaborating on others' projects.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

3:00pm - 4:00pm

1311 Blockley

Dr. David Margolis

Dr. David Dinges

 

Ask COAP:  Preparing for Reappointment

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Are you preparing for your reappointment? Learn what is involved in the review process, what the PSOM COAP members look for and how they evaluate your progress, what should be included in your teaching dossier, and your next steps toward preparing for promotion.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

3:00pm - 4:00pm

251 BRB II/III

Dr. David Margolis

Dr. Michael Bennett

Dr. Roderic Eckenhoff

 

Ask COAP:  Promotion to Professor

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Learn how COAP evaluates faculty for promotion to Full Professor and what it takes to reach this rank.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

2:00pm - 3:00pm

251 BRB II/III

Dr. David Margolis

Anna Delaney

 

Overview of the Promotion Process

New Program

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It is never too early to prepare for promotion.   Learn what is involved in the review process, what is included in your dossier, what the PSOM COAP members assess during the review process.   Thursday, December 4, 2014

2:00pm - 3:00pm

251 BRB II/III

Dr. David Margolis

Anna Delaney

 

Insight from the Editors: Journal Editors Panel

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This session will feature three senior faculty members who serve as editors of prestigious journals in their fields.  Learn about common mistakes that authors make, how to choose the right journal for your work, what journal impact factors mean, and how to respond to reviewers' critiques when you revise-and-resubmit a manuscript.  Gain from these editors' experience.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Location TBD

Beatrice Hahn, MD, Professor of Medicine

Timothy Rebbeck, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Anil Rustgi, MD, T. Grier Miller Professor of Medicine

Strategies for Success: Tenure Track Faculty

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Review standards for promotion in the tenure track. Learn how COAP evaluates the impact of publications. Acquire strategies for getting a research enterprise up to speed quickly and for cultivating a reputation in the larger scholarly community. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Location TBD

Dr. David Margolis

Dr. Roderic Eckenhoff

Strategies for Success: Academic Clinician Track Faculty

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Review promotion standards for the Academic-Clinician track. Hear from faculty who have successfully navigated the promotion process. Learn how COAP evaluates clinical and teaching excellence. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Location TBD

Dr. Lisa Bellini

Dr. Anne Reilly

Ask COAP: Selecting your Extramural Consultants

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Extramural consultants attest to your national scholarly reputation.  If you are preparing for promotion in the near future, learn about the role of extramural consultants and how they are selected for this important part of your promotion dossier.

Monday, February 16, 2015

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Location TBD

Dr. David Margolis

 

Educational Database Workshop

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Learn about compiling and assembling your "Educational Database," the collection of evaluation data, records and information that documents your teaching activities in the School of Medicine, in preparation for going up for promotion.  This workshop is recommended for any faculty member in the Academic Clinician, Clinician Educator, or Tenure Track who will be going up for promotion within the next year.

Monday, March 16, 2015

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Location TBD

Dr. Judy Shea

Anna Delaney

Dr. Lisa Bellini

Victoria Mulhern

Strategies for Success: Clinician-Educator Track Faculty

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Review promotion standards for the C-E track. Understand how to allocate your time and effort as you progress toward the major milestones on the road to promotion. Learn about faculty panelists' personal strategies for maintaining scholarly productivity in the face of clinical, teaching, and administrative demands.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Location TBD

Dr. Lisa Bellini