Leadership Series


The Office of Faculty Affairs is pleased to welcome you to its sixth annual leadership series. The series includes presentations and workshops addressing the development and application of leadership competencies.

Attending these sesions can help develop leadership compentencies that can be applied to many areas of our lives and careers, whether one is currently in or aspiring to be in a leadership position. 

2014-2015 Calendar

OPENING SPEAKER - Tuesday, October 21,  2014
12:00-1:00pm, Medical School, Lazare Auditorium S1-607 (no registration)
Seminar: Principles on the Path to Leadership
Michael Collins, MD, FACP
Senior Vice President, Health Sciences; Chancellor, UMMS;
Professor, Quantitative Health Sciences & Medicine

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 
12:00-1:00pm, Medical School, Room S2-351 (no registration)
Seminar: Talking About Your Work with a Lay Audience: Why and How? 
Jennifer Berryman, BS, Vice Chancellor for Communications

Monday, November 24, 2014 
12:00-1:00pm, Albert Sherman Center Cube AS3-2119 (no registration)
Seminar: Meta Leadership
Margaret Hudlin, MD, MHCM, Senior Vice President, Chief Medical & Chief Quality Officer

Thursday, December 11, 2014
2:30-4:00pm, Medical School, Room S2-351 (no registration)
Workshop: How to Use Social Media to Enhance Your Academic Work
Sherry Pagoto, Phd, Associate Professor, Preventive & Behavioral Medicine

Thursday, January 15, 2015
12:00-1:00pm, Medical School, Room S2-351(no registration)
Panel Discussion: Challenges and Solutions in Your Role as a New Leader
Sonia Chimienti, MD, Associate Professor, Medicine
Marc Gautreau, MD, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine
Suzana Makowski, MD, Assistant Professor, Medicine

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
2:30-4:00pm, Medical School, Room S2-310 (no registration)
Workshop: The Art of Negotiation
Mai-Lan Rogoff, MD, Professor, Psychiatry

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
12:00-1:00pm, Medical School, Lazare Auditorium S1-607 (no registration)
Seminar: Legal Issues in Adacemic Medicine (How to Keep Things from Going Wrong)
James Healy, JD

Thursday, April 30, 2015
12:00-1:00pm, Medical School, Room S2-351(no registration)
Seminar: Creating and Leading Multidisciplinary Teams
Stephenie Lemon, Phd, Professor, Preventive & Behavioral Medicine

CLOSING SPEAKER - Thursday, May 21, 2015 
12:00-1:00pm, Medical School, Lazare Auditorium S1-607 (no registration)
Seminar
- tbd
Terence Flotte, MD
Dean, UMass School of Medicine
Provost and Executive Deputy Chancellor, UMMS

CME Credit Designation Statement -The University of Massachusetts Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The University of Massachusetts Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in each activity. Participants must attend a minimum of three sessions to qualify for CME credit.eml take advantage of this resource to hone your presentation skills, receive valuable feedback, and apply it to your career.

If you have a presentation or are working on a leadeship topic, please contact Dr. Judith K. Ockene at Judith.Ockene @umassmed.edu or call 508.856.2316 to discuss the possibility of presenting