Seminars are open to all faculty, BU/BMC administrative directors and senior directors. Seminars focus on leadership, education, research, quality improvement, wellness, diversity/inclusion and academic promotion. Seminars are offered from 12-1pm on different days of the week throughout the year for CME credit.
To register for a seminar, please see the links below to each session. Once registered, please save the calendar invitation and zoom information. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
2020-2021 Seminar Schedule
Finding Your Passion As a Busy Clinician | December 1st, 2020
Facilitator(s): Katherine Gergen Barnett, Sabrina Sanchez, Deb Whalen, Cynthia Rupp, Stephan Fiascone
Forgot why you wanted to be a clinician? Come hear from gifted clinicians on what gives them joy. Learn from panelists and peers about best practices to regain and sustain your clinical spark!
Bystander Training | December 9th, 2020
Facilitator(s): Emelia Benjamin, Alyssa Day & Jen Visconti
Develop strategies to recognize and address workplace microaggressions as a bystander.
Publishing in MedEdPORTAL |February 10th, 2021
Making it Count Twice: Editor & Author Perspective of Publishing in MedEdPORTAL
Facilitator(s): Grace Huang & Juhee McDougal
Learn from the Editor-in-Chief, and a recently published BMC clinician, about inside tips on how to publish stand-alone teaching modules in a leading open access resource published by AAMC & ADEA for health professionals.
Allyship & Advocacy with LGBTQ+ Colleagues | March 10th, 2021
Facilitator(s): Angelique Harris, PhD, Carl Streed, MD, MPH & Jenny Siegel, MD
Develop awareness of the many stressors in the workplace that impact the professional lives of LGBTQ+ colleagues, and explore strategies to improve community experience and resilience.
How to Give Effective Feedback | March 25th 2021
Facilitator(s): Jordan Spector
Hoping to improve the feedback you provide to your diverse group of learners? This session will address the challenges in providing effective feedback in a medical venue, and will offer attendees some strategies to improve the culture of feedback within their professional community, based on key references from the literature.
APP/MD Collaboration | April 5th 2021
Facilitator(s): Alexa Diranian, Henry Trier, Alana Ngo, Sheila Chapman
Come hear from two APP/Physician teams about how they navigate working effectively together, along with their perils and pitfalls.
Teaching Clinical Reasoning | April 14th 2021
Facilitator(s): Joe Rencic
In this seminar, you will learn the importance of explicitly teaching clinical reasoning in today’s healthcare system, the definition of clinical reasoning (CR) and practical tips for teaching clinical reasoning using a theory-based approach.
APP Career Advancement & Faculty Appointment | April 27th 2021
Facilitator(s): Deb Whalen, Kaye Bemis & Thai Vu
Learn from APPs on campus about career advancement, advantages of faculty appointments and understanding different career paths!
Leadership in Crisis | May 6th 2021
Leadership in Crisis
Facilitator(s): Jeff Schneider & James Hudspeth
In COVID days everyone is a leader. Learn real world strategies to lead in crisis.
Mentoring Students & Maximizing Productivity | May 11th 2021
Facilitator(s): Ariel Hirsch, MD
Learn strategies to help mentor and maximize productivity with students and trainees!
How to Recruit & Retain Female Providers | May 19th
Facilitator(s): Tracey Dechert, MD & Megan Bair-Merritt, MD
Understand barriers & opportunities women providers face, and discuss how to lead from where you stand. Learn from you peers on how we as an institution can recruit and retain female providers.
POSTPONED: Date TBD | Addressing Burnout During a Crisis
Caring for Self and Others: Addressing Burnout During a Crisis
Facilitator(s): Susannah Rowe
Are you or your colleague(s) experiencing COVID burnout?
Find out ways to care for yourself and others during a crisis.