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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Annual Health Professions' Faculty Development Colloquium

Sponsored by: The Office for Faculty Development, the Center for Experiential Learning, and the Clinical Translational Science Institute

The 2015 Health Professions' Faculty Development Colloquium will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, from 7:30 am - 4:00 pm at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Keynote Speaker:
Eric Holmboe, MDEric S. Holmboe, MD, MACP, FRCP
Senior Vice President, Milestones Development and Evaluation
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Realizing the Promise and Importance of Performance-Based Assessment

The annual Colloquium brings together faculty, educators and healthcare professionals to share best practices. Thjought-provoking plenary sessions, workshops, and short communications covering a variety of topics willhelp renew and support Colloquium participants in their professional roles. Poster presentations will foster networking and the interchange of ideas.

Faculty, students, residents, fellows and staff are welcome!

Fee Structure
There is no charge for University of Rochester faculty, residents and students.
Fees for non-University of Rochester faculty and staff are $150.00
Fees for non-University of Rochester students/residents are $25.00

Registration fees include colloquium materials, breakfast, lunch and break beverages.

All attendees must register and may do so by clicking on this link.

For additional information, please contact the Office for Faculty Development at 585-276-3782 or via email at

Other Faculty Development Initiatives

Check back with this web site for ongoing updates and new upcoming workshops and other Faculty Development events. 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, other initiatives offered by the Office for Faculty Development include:

Updated information about all of the workshops is posted as it becomes available.

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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