CAREER DEVELOPMENT

PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES

The CFD provides a number of programs and supports intended to enhance skills in health professions teaching, education, education research, and academic leadership. View our summary of the CFD’s full menu of programs to determine which may best meet your needs. For more details on each program click the title(s) in the blue column.
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Faculty development for career development includes a range of activities and resources, including mentoring, career planning, and understanding the processes for recognition and promotion within the organizations and institutions in which faculty work. Faculty wellness is a component of career development with an overall aim of career success and fulfillment.

Workshops

The CFD offers a number of career development workshops including: Mentoring Skills; Advanced Mentoring Skills; Developing and Evaluating Effective Mentoring Initiatives; How to Be an Effective Mentee; Career Development; What is Creative Professional Activity; and The Healthy Teacher. To learn whether any of these workshops are currently being offered, please review our schedule of upcoming workshops via the "READ MORE" link.

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LATE CAREER PLANNING WORKING GROUP

This group is working to identify key issues relating to late career planning and retirement for academic physicians. Data obtained from a faculty survey and focus groups will inform the development of a number of resources for faculty in this career stage.