Office for Faculty Development

Working to provide School of Medicine & Dentistry faculty with the tools to be current and effective academicians

The Office for Faculty Development strives to provide an institutional framework that includes a broad range of activities to help renew and assist faculty in their multiple academic roles. These activities are designed to improve the knowledge and skills essential to their performance as educators, and to assist faculty members in gaining a better understanding of academic career development, mentoring, and leadership.

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2014 Faculty Development Colloquium

The Annual Health Professions' Faculty Development Colloquium was held on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry. It was sponsored by The Office for Faculty Development, the Center for Experiential Learning, and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Keynote Speakers:

Richard Levin, MD, FACP, FACC, FAHARichard I. Levin, MD, FACP, FACC, FAHA

The Biology of Humanism: Tension Between
Technology and Touch in the 21st Century

President and CEO, The Arnold P. Gold Foundation
Professor Emeritus of Medicine in the
Division of Cardiology at McGill University
Professor Emeritus of Medicine in the Leon H. Charney
Division of Cardiology at New York University

David Hirsh, MDDavid Hirsh, MD

System Transformation through Educational Transformation

Director and co-founder of the Harvard Medical School
Cambridge Integrated Clerkship
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School


For full program information, please click here.

Other Faculty Development Initiatives

The 2014-2015 Faculty Development Workshop schedule has not yet been finalized. Please click here for a complete listing of 2013-2014 workshops for an idea of the kinds of topics that are covered. In addition to the Faculty Development Workshop series, last year there were several new offerings that will be continued this year:

Updated information about all of the workshops will be posted soon.

To RSVP for any faculty development events or to be added to the email listserve for faculty development news, please contact:

The Office for Faculty Development at 276-3782

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