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Junior Faculty Peer Mentoring Meeting

Date: October 10th Time: 4-6pm Location: 14118 conference room, NWT Dinner included! RSVP The format of these meetings initially will be pretty loose but we do want to make it worth your time, and will tailor it to the needs of the participants there. The goals of these meetings will be the …

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Mayo Well-Being Index

Over 100 faculty have responded to our recent wellness survey, with the mean self-assessed score of burnout hovering around 50 on a scale of 1-100.  The OFD is analyzing your answers regarding key factors contributing to work stress, as well as suggestions for ameliorating those factors.  We will produce a …

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Charting Your Career in Pediatrics and Academic Medicine

A program geared towards new faculty (and 2018 new faculty who did not attend last year’s program) to provide information on the promotion policies and identify critical success factors for prospering in an academic environment. September 20, 2019, 11:30 am -4:00 pm in MPRB 8101; Lunch will be provided Please …

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New WUSM CV Workshop

The Executive Faculty has updated the WUSM CV format to include information that Peds has been including on the CEP. We encourage all faculty, but especially those who expect to go up for promotion in the next 12 months, to attend our September workshop. We would also ask all administrative …

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Did You Know… May 2019

This guide provides a wealth of info and resources to help people find, fund and complete this type of degree. It also looks at various career paths open to grads, along with the income potential and job growth statistics. To help students with the issue of funding, it outlines several …

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Diversity 4.0 Training – Action

Presented by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Open to All Please register for your preferred time below. 6/4/19 (4.0) 8-9 am in NWT10A – Please register here 6/12/19 (4.0) 12-1 pm in NWT10A – Please register here Building on recently developed skill sets to speak up, 4.0 empowers participants …

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Diversity 3.0 Training – Commitment

Presented by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Open to All Please register for your preferred time below. 3.0, 5/2/19, 8-9am, NWT 10A 3.0, 5/17/19, 12p-1 pm, NWT 10A  The goal of this training is to provide language to address discrimination without shaming others, but rather fostering inclusion.  We …

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Did you Know… April 2019

About My Way to Health . The April/May workshops on WUSM campus, open to all, are: Spiced Up Salads: Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 12-1pm, Midcampus Center, Suite 2100 Popular Kitchen Gadgets: Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 12-1pm, Midcampus Center, Suite 2100 Spiced up Salads Learn more and registration    This workshop will …

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Chair Massage

Service provided by professional massage therapist Jo McClaine of Move-BJC.  For faculty and fellows in the physician lounge. Techniques include compression, kneading, and gliding strokes to help relieve stress and reduce muscle tension in your back, neck, and shoulders. Stop by anytime from 12-2 pm for a 10 minute chair …

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Foam Rolling

What is foam rolling? Watch this video to find out. Physical therapists say placing your body on a foam roller to target knots and trigger points can help you in many ways. Taught by Proactive Life Training LLC, Kasia Radecka, Licensed Physical Therapist. Free! Monthly sessions from April-August. Dates and …