Upcoming Events

Title:Follow-up Discussion: “Tackling Unconscious Bias to Prevent Burnout and Improve Patient Care”
Date:Friday, June 5, 2020
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Tyrone A. Holmes, EdD
Location:via Zoom
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:ADVANCE
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

via Zoom, Follow-up Discussion to June 3rd Webinar

June 5, 2020 (Fri), 12-1 pm

Facilitated by the Office of Faculty Affairs

 

Webinar: June 3, 2020 (Wed), 2-3 pm
Join Dr. Tyrone Holmes for a complimentary webinar and discussion on:
"Tackling Unconscious Bias to Prevent Burnout and Improve Patient Care,” offered through Coverys and Med-IQ
Register here for the Webinar: http://med-iq.actonsoftware.com/acton/rif/31318/s-09e6-2005/-/l-0db2:5efc/l-0db2/showPreparedMessage?sid=TV2:0LczipDMy

 

The VCU Community is welcome to attend.  Discussion sponsored by VCU School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs.

 

Title:Summer Virtual Writing Retreat
Date:Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Time:9:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:VCU CTLE & Sharon Zumbrunn
Categories:DISCOVER, VCU Opportunity
Description:


Longing for a glimpse of normal and finding a routine? Looking for creative (and compassionate) paths toward getting unstuck in your writing? Feeling overwhelmed, exhausted, and out of balance during a global pandemic? Wishing you had a writing community to keep you connected and feel less isolated?  

This FREE virtual writing retreat across 3 sessions facilitated by Sharon Zumbrunn will help participants define their writing and wellness priorities, uncover the stumbling blocks and shenanigans in the way of progress and self-care, and learn practical strategies for a more balanced and rewarding summer.

Each session includes an interactive workshop, 90-minute writing block, and space to build a community to write together, apart. 

FREE TO ALL VCU faculty, post-docs, and doctoral students (breakout rooms according to groups).

Register here!


Retreat Session 1:Get Priorganized! Planning A Realistic Summer Schedule
Tuesday, May 26
9am-noon
Register by Friday, May 22!

Retreat Session 2: Unstuck: Overcoming Obstacles to Progress
Tuesday, June 2
9am-noon
Register by Friday, May 29!

Retreat Session 3: Finding Your Writing Mojo and Staying Motivated
Tuesday, June 9
9am-noon
Register by Friday, June 5!
 

Register here!

Title:(via Zoom) Brown Bag Session: Coaching for P&T: This Cycle (AY 21-22)
Date:Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Betsy Ripley, MD, MS, RAC
Location:via Zoom
Categories:ADVANCE
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Bring your CV and join us via Zoom* to plan your packet for the P&T review process. 

This session Is offered twice: June 10 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. & June 23 from 5:00-6:00 p.m.

This session will help you prepare for this P&T cycle (Academic Year 21-22).  Attendees will receive coaching on P&T to work on gathering/preparing materials for a future P&T packet and will learn about tracking their progression toward P&T review.

 

*Zoom information will be sent to you 1 day before the event.  This brown bag session is sponsored by the VCU School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs.  If you have any questions, please contact: deborah.stewart@vcuhealth.org.

Title:AAMC MERC Certificate: Program Evaluation and Evaluation Research
Date:Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Time:5:30pm - 8:30pm
Presenter:Kelly Lockeman, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Care, VCU SOM
Location:via Zoom
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:DISCOVER
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Register early, space is limited to 25 participants! Registration required by June 9.
This workshop introduces participants to fundamental principles of educational program evaluation, and provides participants with a strategy for developing an evaluation plan. After participating in this workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Describe program evaluation and its purposes;
  • Identify barriers to program evaluation;
  • Identify models used in evaluation;
  • Describe the steps of an evaluation;
  • Develop an evaluation plan.

Additional details will be available closer to the date of the event. Sponsored by VCU School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs.

Title:(Online) Enhance Your Teaching-Learning Climate in the Healthcare or Classroom Setting
Date:Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Time:12:00pm - 1:30pm
Categories:VCU Opportunity
Description:

(Online) Three dates to choose from May 19, May 29, or June 17, 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Register here: rampages.us/enhanceyourteaching/

This workshop uses an evidence-based, non-prescriptive approach to increase teaching effectiveness. The workshop focuses on behaviors that teachers at any level of experience can use to improve their teaching in a variety of settings. Facilitators are trained faculty members from across the VCU Health Sciences Campus.

By the end of the session, participants will be able to:

•    Define key concepts and identify effective behaviors in the highlighted content area.
•    Demonstrate enhanced versatility in using effective teaching behaviors.
•    Demonstrate an ability to analyze clinical teaching using an educational framework.
•    Participate in collegial exchange regarding teaching behaviors.

This 90-minute workshop complies with VCU and VCU Health COVID-19 protocols, and will be conducted online in small-group, video conference sessions. 

Sponsored by the VCU Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Care