Faculty workshop: Emeritus readiness reception

February 15, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Whether you are near retirement, considering it in the future or are simply curious about what retirement could look like for you as a faculty member, please join a discussion and reception to learn more from Marschall Runge, M.D., Ph.D., executive vice president for medical affairs, and panelists:

  • Margaret Gyetko, M.D., senior associate dean for faculty and faculty development, professor, Department of Internal Medicine, who will provide an overview of the process for becoming emeritus faculty.
  • Michelle Riba, M.D., clinical professor and program director of the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship; associate director of The University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center; and director of the PsychOncology Program at the Rogel Cancer Center, who will discuss the psychosocial aspects of retirement.
  • Thomas Gelehrter, M.D., professor emeritus of human genetics and internal medicine, who will share about his experience as an active emeritus faculty.
  • Gary Freed, M.D., M.P.H., Percy and Mary Murphy Professor of Pediatrics; associate chair, Department of Pediatrics; and professor, Department of Health Management and Policy.

No matter your age, planning for your retirement is important at every stage of your career. Enjoy refreshments and heavy hors d’oeuvres, network with your colleagues and envision what your future could look like as emeritus faculty.

The U-M Benefits Office will also be present to answer any questions about your U-M retirement plan and can be available for one-on-one discussions on-site.

If you are interested in this event, consider attending the upcoming Faculty Planning for Retirement Benefits Workshop. Learn more here.

Date: Tuesday, May 14

Time: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. (Refreshments served)

Location: BSRB Seminar Rooms, first floor

Register online

This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development, and is for faculty only. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop, or have questions about accessibility, please contact Molly Trusty, mctrusty@med.umich.edu or 734-764-2574. Please also let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies. Advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange so letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.

Website: https://faculty.medicine.umich.edu/workshops/emeritus-readiness-reception

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