Upcoming Events

Title:CIA Book Read: Just Mercy - Discussion Session
Date:Thursday, January 23, 2020
Time:7:30am - 8:30am
Presenter:Facilitator: Michelle Whitehurst-Cook, MD
Location:MMEC 6-102
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:ADVANCE, DISCOVER, LEAD, SERVE, TEACH
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

This Community, Interaction, and Action Book Read will discuss Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson.  All members of the VCU community including faculty, fellows, housestaff, Inova and VAMC faculty are invited.

A limited number of copies will be available for loan in the Office of Faculty Affairs.  This book is available on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/Just-Mercy-Story-Justice-Redemption/dp/081298496X/ref=sr_1_1.  Additionally, VCU Libraries provides access to the ebook version, here:https://vcu-alma-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/permalink/f/62kaa7/VCU_ALMA51481214540001101.

 
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 .
Title:CIA Book Read: Just Mercy - Discussion Session
Date:Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Facilitator: Michelle Whitehurst-Cook, MD
Location:MMEC 6-102
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:ADVANCE, DISCOVER, LEAD, SERVE, TEACH
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

This Community, Interaction, and Action Book Read will discuss Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson.  All members of the VCU community including faculty, fellows, housestaff, Inova and VAMC faculty are invited.

A limited number of copies will be available for loan in the Office of Faculty Affairs.  This book is available on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/Just-Mercy-Story-Justice-Redemption/dp/081298496X/ref=sr_1_1.  Additionally, VCU Libraries provides access to the ebook version, here:https://vcu-alma-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/permalink/f/62kaa7/VCU_ALMA51481214540001101.

 

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 

Title:SOM Lunchtime Learning: Resilience for Healthcare Professionals
Date:Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Time:12:00pm - 1:30pm
Presenter:Dana Burns, DNP, FNP-BC
Location:MMEC 3-101
Campus:MCV Campus
Categories:LEAD
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Research indicates that mindfulness practices enhance clinician well-being and resilience and ultimately improve healthcare quality and safety. Join us as we take a first step of tapping into your limitless potential. Through knowledge and self-awareness we can gain a better understanding of ourselves and our situations, which can spark systems-wide change.

By the end of this session, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify ideology and symptoms of clinician compassion fatigue and burnout.
  • Discuss the concepts: resilience, self-compassion, and caring in healthcare.
  • Apply various evidence-based mindfulness practices to enhance personal and professional wellbeing.

This workshop is sponsored by VCU School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs.  If you have any questions, contact:  deborah.stewart@vcuhealth.org.

Title:Brown Bag Session: Coaching for P&T: This Cycle (AY 20-21)
Date:Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Betsy Ripley, MD, MS, RAC
Location:MMEC 3-101
Categories:ADVANCE
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

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

This session Is offered twice: February 5, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. & February 25, from 5:00-6:00 p.m.

This session will help you prepare for this P&T cycle (Academic Year 20-21).  Attendees will be matched with a P&T coach to work on gathering/preparing materials for a future P&T packet and will learn about tracking their progression toward P&T review.

 

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:Brown Bag Session: An IRB How-To
Date:Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:John Horigan, MA, CIP
Location:MMEC 5-101
Categories:DISCOVER
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Thinking about submitting an IRB application? Come learn tips from your IRB colleagues to ensure your application is successful.

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of the IRB.
  • Describe characteristics of a successful IRB application.
  • Navigate to the IRB website and application.
  • Apply strategies for effective application submission.

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