Did you miss an interesting session that the Massachusetts General Hospital's (MGH) Center for Faculty Development (CFD) offered because you were too busy in the clinic or in the lab? Were you out the day they offered it?
This podcast was created because we understand your busy schedules and the CFD aims to serve you in your career development and will help with your work-life balance by providing this easy way to listen to all of the seminars we have offered right here on this podcast.
Listen to it at your own convenience in your car, while you exercise, or relaxing on vacation. Just know that you may strengthen your skills at YOUR own pace!
Please note that most of these podcasts are geared towards faculty, trainees and graduate students from the Massachusetts General Hospital.
Thank you for listening!
Getting the Most Out of Your Family Meals
Studies have tied shared meals to increased resiliency and self-esteem in children, higher academic achievement, a healthier relationship to food, and even reduced risk of substance abuse and eating disorders. Shared mealtime provides connection, enjoyment, and stability especially during the current pandemic.
Financial Literacy for Residents, Fellows, and Junior Physicians
Listen to Chirag P. Shah, MD, MPH, for one of the most important (non-medical!) things you will learn in training: how to navigate your personal finances. Dr. Shah is a vitreoretinal surgeon at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, and the Co-Director of the Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship. He has recently co-authored a book on personal finance for physicians, “Financial Freedom Rx: The Physician’s Guide to Achieving Financial Independence”, and teaches “Financial Literacy 101” at Harvard Medical Sch
Looking Your Best on Paper: How to Write a High Impact CV or Resume
In this seminar, Lauren Celano, Founder and CEO of Propel Careers, helps viewers prepare the CV/Resume for academia, industry or for a more general career exploration. Topics covered include how to:
- Tailor your CV/resume to your goals
- Highlight and build transferable skills and experience
- Focus the content and structure
- Apply value added tips and tricks
If you are an Mass General Brigham employee, you may click here to access the webinar and handouts.
Lessons from “The Long Fix”: Leading Change
Beyond the outrageous expense, the quality of care varies wildly, and millions of Americans can’t get care when they need it. This is bad for patients, bad for doctors, and bad for business. Using clear and compelling language, Author and President of Verily Life Sciences, Dr. Vivian S. Lee, paints a picture that is both realistic and optimistic. It may not be a quick fix, but her concrete action plan for reform—for employers and other payers, patients, clinicians, and policy makers—can reinvent health care, and create a less costly, more efficient, and healthier system for all.
Women in Medicine-Positively Deviant
This year's annual Women in Medicine lecture featured Nancy J. Brown, MD, Jean and David W. Wallace Dean of the Yale School of Medicine and C.N.H. Long Professor of Internal Medicine.
Preparing for the New School Year
In this session, Elise Wulff highlights core concepts to be aware of in the back-to-school transition and suggests practical strategies for how to support your child. Tools and recommendations will emphasize establishing manageable routines and expectations for home and school, prioritizing and supporting self-regulation (for everyone!), supporting anxiety, and setting developmentally appropriate academic goals.
Martha McNulty then discusses the child care opportunities available through Mass General Brigham.
Panelists: Elise Wulff, MEd, Program Manager for Child Services, Aspire MGH/MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Martha A. McNulty, MEd, Director, Child Care Services, MGB.
You may find copies of their slides at: https://www.massgeneral.org/faculty-development/offices/cfd/parenting-resources