Faculty Development and Diversity

Below please see a list of upcoming events and programs for professional development and diversity enhancement.

Please note that programs occasionally do change location/time. Prior to showing up please check with the contact or visit the sponsor's website closer to the date/time of the event.

Quality Improvement
Date:
Tuesday, February 21
Time: 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Location: Kulas Auditorium, Lakeside, UH Cleveland Medical Center
Speaker: Mamta Singh, MD, MS, Assistant Dean for Health Systems Science
Sponsor: Center for the Advancement of Medical Learning
Audience: Faculty and trainees interested in describing the history behind the quality movement, learning the core principles and methods of quality improvement as applied to one’s environment, and identifying standard steps of implementing an improvement project
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Promotions and Tenure
Date: Tuesday, February 21
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Frohring Auditorium, BRB 105
Sponsor: School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs
Audience: Faculty interested in a workshop with members of the Committee on Appointments, Promotions and Tenure to review guidelines and answer questions
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Have We Moved the Needle? HBA Ohio's Second Annual Signature Event
Date: Tuesday, February 21
Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom
Speakers: Marilyn Mobley, PhD, Vice President, Office for Inclusion, Diversity, and Equal Opportunity; Lynn Singer, PhD, Deputy Provost
Sponsor: School of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Flora Stone Mather Center for Women, Women Faculty School of Medicine
Audience: All interested in policy, in women’s professional development, and in fostering a supportive network for women in science and medicine throughout Cleveland, to increase discussion and share solutions so that women in science and medicine can thrive
Note: $25/person

Family Planning During the Pursuit of a Career in Scientific Research
Date: Wednesday, February 22
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: SOM E401
Speakers: Amanda Tomalka, PhD; Danielle Haslett, Human Resources; Marjorie Greenfield, MD, OB/GYN; Aaron Goldenbert, PhD; Heather Broihier, PhD
Sponsor: School of Medicine Office of Graduate Education, Flora Stone Mather Center for Women, ACES program
Audience: Program is open to all (male and female) Case Western Reserve University students, post-doctoral fellows, research staff, and junior faculty
Note: Register by February 17, lunch will be served
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Power of Diversity
Date: Thursday, February 23
Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Research Building Auditorium
Speaker: Beverly Daniel Tatum, PhD, Author of "Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?", Past President, Spelman College
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Audience: All faculty, trainees and staff interested in understanding and promoting a culture of diversity and inclusion in the workplace

Harvest of Empire: The Untold Story of Latinos in America
Date: Tuesday, March 2
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: SOM E501
Sponsor: School of Medicine, Office of Student Affairs
Audience: All faculty, trainees, students and staff interested in this topic and in understanding and promoting a culture of diversity and inclusion in the workplace
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An American Sickness: How America's Health Care Became a Big Business and How You Can Take It Back
Date: Monday, March 6
Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Moot Courtroom (A 59), 11075 East Boulevard
Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal, Columnist, The New York Times
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Audience: Faculty interested in being educated on how the present U.S. health care system came to be and discussing remediation

Power of Diversity: LGBTQ Community Building over the Next Four Years
Date: Wednesday, March 8
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Tinkham Veale University Center, Senior Classroom
Speaker: Liz Roccoforte, Director, LGBT Center, Case Western Reserve University
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Audience: All faculty, trainees and staff interested in understanding and promoting a culture of diversity and inclusion in the workplace

How to Write an Excellent Grant
Date: Tueday, March 21
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Frohring Auditorium, BRB 105
Sponsor: School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs
Audience: Faculty interested in a workshop to improve grantsmanship
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Developing Your Teaching Skills
Date: Wednesday, March 29
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
Location: MacDonald Women's Hospital, UH Cleveland Medical Center
Speaker: Mimi Lam, MD
Sponsor: Center for the Advancement of Medical Learning
Audience: Faculty and trainees interested in improving their skills as educators
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Legal Challenges in Precision Medicine
Date: Friday, April 7
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Glidden House, 1901 Ford Drive
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University School of Law-Medicine Center
Audience: Faculty interested in a day-long seminar reconciling the emerging legal challenges of customized healthcare with the knowledge that many diseases may have no effective prevention or treatment

Time Management
Date: Tuesday, April 18
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Frohring Auditorium, BRB 105
Sponsor: School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs
Audience: Faculty interested in a workshop to improve their efficiency and quality of life
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Annual Medical Education Retreat: Educating with Artificial Intelligence
Date: Thursday, April 27
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Tinkham Veale University Center
Sponsor: Center for the Advancement of Medical Learning
Audience: All faculty members and trainees at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine interested in a day-long retreat featuring presentations from cutting-edge medical educators as well as awards for excellence in medical education
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Mentoring and Sponsorship for Mentors
Date: Tuesday, May 16
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Frohring Auditorium, BRB 105
Sponsor: School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs
Audience: Faculty wishing to become better mentors and improve visibility and career advancement for their mentees
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Spring Dinner: Women Faculty School of Medicine
Date: Wednesday, May 24
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Allen Memorial Library
Speaker: Ambereen Sleemi, FACOG
Sponsor: Women Faculty School of Medicine
Audience: All faculty, especially women faculty, wishing to network with other women faculty throughout the School of Medicine and its affiliates and to meet School of Medicine leadership, and hear a presentation from a nationally recognized woman physician leader
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How to Create a Curriculum
Date: Tuesday, June 20
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Frohring Auditorium, BRB 105
Sponsor: School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs
Audience: Faculty interested in a workshop to improve their ability to advance their skills as an education leader
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