Upcoming Events

Title:Getting Started in VCU SOM Research: Processes and Resources
Date:Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Time:8:30am - 11:30am
Presenter:VCU SOM Faculty
Location:MMEC 6-200A, MMEC 6-205B
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:Professional Development Series
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Required workshop for new faculty. 

**Note:  Refreshments/snacks are from 8:30 – 9 am.  The seminar begins at 9 am.

All members of the VCU community are invited. Refreshments provided with
RSVP by Monday, October 14.

Objectives:

  • Create a draft research plan.
  • Access resources to conduct research at VCU.
  • Apply strategies to navigate research processes effectively.

This seminar is sponsored by the Office of Faculty Affairs, VCU School of Medicine.  A detailed flyer will be sent out closer to the date of the event.  For directions to seminar location, visit the MCV Campus map available at: http://www.maps.vcu.edu/pdfs/mcv_map.pdf.  For questions contact deborah.stewart@vcuhealth.org

 

Title:Lunchtime Learning: Platforms, Privacy, and Potential: Social Media Advocacy and Influence in Health Professions Education and Research
Date:Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time:12:00pm - 1:30pm
Presenter:VCU Faculty and Student
Location:MMEC 5-101
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:LEAD, LunchtimeLearning, TEACH
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

All members of the VCU community are invited. Lunch provided with RSVP by Oct. 15.   As a courtesy and to not waste food, if you need to cancel, please notify us by 10/15 at deborah.stewart@vcuhealth.org.

Presenters:

Jeanine Guidry, PhD, MPS, MS, Assistant Professor of Public Relations,  Richard T. Robertson School
    of Media Relations and Culture
Rashelle Hayes, PhD, MS, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, VCU School of Medicine
Vivian Lam, BS, M4 Student, VCU School of Medicine
Kenneth Warren Foster, EdD, Instructional Technologist for Medical Education, Office of Faculty Affairs, SOM

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
Identify the characteristics and measures of major social media platforms used in health communication,
Examine the professional use of digital tools in learner, researcher, and clinician contexts
Describe the cautions, limitations, and privacy concerns when using social media as a lurker or influencer
Reflect on strategies for using social media to debunk “fake-news” and inaccurate information in healthcare.

Sponsored by VCU School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs.  For questions, contact deborah.stewart@vcuhealth.org. 

Title:Deep Dive: Research Metrics
Date:Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Facilitators: John Cyrus, Stacey Wahl, and Hilary Miller
Location:MMEC 5-101
Categories:DISCOVER
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Facilitators: John Cyrus, Stacey Wahl, and Hilary Miller

At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand how to utilize online research profiles to enhance their visibility and prestige. 

  2. Select metrics and tools to measure research impact based on your needs.

  3. Apply knowledge of metrics tools to prepare in depth assessments of research impact and productivity. 

 

All members of the VCU community including faculty, fellows, housestaff, Inova and VAMC faculty are invited.

This event is sponsored by the School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs. For questions, please contact Katherine Henderson at Katherine.Henderson@vcuhealth.org

For directions to workshop location, visit the MCV Campus map available here: http://www.maps.vcu.edu/pdfs/mcv_map.pdf 

Title:Health Education Grand Rounds
Date:Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Kelly Skeff, MD, PhD
Categories:TEACH
Description:

This presentation will be given by guest speaker Kelly Skeff, MD, PhD, George Deforest Barnett Professor in Medicine at Stanford School of Medicine.

The entire VCU and VCU Health Community are welcome to this interprofessional event.

Join us at 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. in Sanger 1-044

OR 

from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in the College of Health Professions Auditorium. 

(The new College of Health Professions buildint is located at 900 E. Leigh Street, Richmond, Virginia 23298, near the Larrick Center and across from the old VTCC.)

Sponsored by the VCU School of Medicine, Office of Faculty Affairs, and the Center for Interprofessional Education

Title:CIA Book Read: Teaming - Discussion Session (Repeat Session)
Date:Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Facilitator: Thomas Yackel, MD MPH
Location:MMEC 6-101
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:LEAD
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

All members of the VCU community including faculty, fellows, housestaff, Inova and VAMC faculty are invited.

This book is available on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/dp/078797093X/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_z5rnCbKV3P7BW

A limited number of copies will be available for loan in the Office of Faculty Affairs. Additionally, VCU Libraries has unlimited access to the ebook version of the book as well. See here: https://ebookcentral-proquest-com.proxy.library.vcu.edu/lib/vcu/detail.action?docID=821723

This book read is sponsored by the School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs. For questions or to borrow a book, please contact Jean Bailey, jean.bailey@vcuhealth.org, 804-828-3134.
 

For directions to workshop location, visit the MCV Campus map available here: http://www.maps.vcu.edu/pdfs/mcv_map.pdf