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.

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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