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The Civility Project

April 16, 2021

This workshop is open to faculty and staff, and is sponsored by the Anti-Racism Oversight Committee (AROC) Advocacy & Professional Development subcommittee. The Civility Project with Nolan Finley and Stephen Henderson brings their story and their perspectives on the importance of civility, despite different stances and perspectives, to communities, workplaces, and audiences throughout the Midwest. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to: Agree to disagree Engage in civil conversation Build respect for each other’s humanity Learn to listen to other sides Use what you hear to challenge or affirm your own views Stay curious Register online

The Civility Project

April 15, 2021

The Civility Project with Nolan Finley and Stephen Henderson brings their story and their perspectives on the importance of civility, despite different stances and perspectives, to communities, workplaces, and audiences throughout the Midwest. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to: Agree to disagree Engage in civil conversation Build respect for each other’s humanity Learn to listen to other sides Use what you hear to challenge or affirm your own views Stay curious Register on the Faculty Development website (faculty only)

Focus on Women Series Event: Essential Gynecologic Issues

April 12, 2021

The Rogel Cancer Center Community Outreach & Engagement Team along with our community partner, the Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MIOCA), invite you to join us for a virtual Focus on Women Series Event: Essential Gynecologic Issues, via Zoom.  We will have presentations from our Michigan Medicine experts as well as a special cancer survivor story.  We hope you will join in, invite a friend, and bring your questions. Presentation Topics Menarche to Menopause: Gynecological Issues that Arise in Women, Anita Malone, MD - University of Michigan Bladder Cancer: Understanding and Prevention, Jason Brown, MD - University of Michigan Ovarian Cancer Survivor Story, Michelle…

Resilience and Wellness Series: Joy Multiplier

April 9, 2021

This monthly resilience and well-being series has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. In this highly experiential workshop, you will engage in practical exercises, get personalized coaching and feedback from the instructors, and discuss strategies for applying the skills after the course. Joy Multiplier The skill of joy multiplier teaches individuals to be authentically engaged when having conversations about another person’s positive experiences. Through authentic engagement, both individuals feel…

Resilience and Wellness Series: Thinking Traps

April 9, 2021

This monthly resilience and well-being series has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. In this highly experiential workshop, you will engage in practical exercises, get personalized coaching and feedback from the instructors, and discuss strategies for applying the skills after the course. Thinking Traps This workshop will focus on how to spot thinking traps and how to control your emotions, physiology and reactions. Register on the Faculty Development website…

Resilience and Wellness Series: Using Your Strengths

April 9, 2021

This monthly resilience and well-being series has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. In this highly experiential workshop, you will engage in practical exercises, get personalized coaching and feedback from the instructors, and discuss strategies for applying the skills after the course. Using Your Strengths This workshop will focus on ways you currently use your strengths and new opportunities for using them. It will also include strategies for recognizing…

Resilience and Wellness Series: Awe & Gratitude

April 9, 2021

This monthly resilience and well-being series has been designed specifically for faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School. This course will equip you with actionable skills to enhance your ability to overcome adversity, manage stress, and thrive in your professional and personal life. In this highly experiential workshop, you will engage in practical exercises, get personalized coaching and feedback from the instructors, and discuss strategies for applying the skills after the course. Awe & Gratitude This workshop will focus on the many benefits of positive emotions. Positive emotions such as joy, love, and contentment have generally beneficial effects such…

Get That Grant – Planning, preparing, and writing your best proposal

April 9, 2021

This 90-minute workshop, co-sponsored by the Office of Faculty Development and the Office of Research, is designed to help faculty plan and prepare a competitive grant application, with a focus on the NIH R01. The first part of the workshop will present topics relevant to developing successful grant proposals including: strategic preparation, effective writing, and grantsmanship. The second half of the workshop will focus on constructing the scientific components of an NIH R01 grant application (i.e., Specific Aims and Research Strategy). A panel of faculty researchers who have experience serving as grant reviewers will offer guidance and answer questions throughout…

Breast Cancer: Progress and Discovery Healthy You webinar

April 6, 2021

A diagnosis of breast cancer can be life-altering, both for the person receiving the diagnosis and for friends and family. In this one-hour webinar, Michigan Medicine physician-researchers Lynn Henry, MD, PhD, and Corey Speers, MD, PhD, will help you understand the current process of of diagnosis and treatment, and and discuss the typical path that a patient diagnosed with breast cancer will experience. The doctors will provide updates on the latest in screening, diagnosis, treatment options, and survivorship issues for women and men diagnosed with breast cancer. They also will discuss topics of ongoing research in breast cancer and highlight some of the…