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New Faculty Orientation

The goal of the New Faculty Orientation is to provide new faculty at all levels with an overview of the institution and to assist them in beginning a successful career at the UMass Chan Medical School. 

Agenda

9:00 - 9:05

Welcome

Mary Ahn, MD
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics

9:05 - 9:20 

Chancellor's Welcome

Michael F. Collins, MD, FACP
Chancellor, UMass Chan Medical School
Senior Vice President for Health Services, University of Massachusetts
Professor, Population and Quantatitative Health Sciences and Medicine

9:20 -  9:30

Dean's Welcome

Terence R. Flotte, MD
Celia and Isaac Haidak Professor of Medical Education
Dean, Provost and Executive Deputy Chancellor

9:30 -  9:40

Ice Breaker Activity

Mary Ahn, MD
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics

9:40 -  10:00


Overview of UMass Chan Medical school

Mary Ahn, MD
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics

10:00 - 10:05


Break

10:05 - 10:30


DRIVE: Diversity, Representation and Inclusion for Value in Education

Yasmin Carter, PhD
Assistant Professor, Radiology

Heather-Lyn Haley, PhD
Assistant Professor, Family Medicine & Community Health

Katie Stickney, MT-BC
Program Coordinator for the Office of Student Life

10:30 - 10:55


Faculty Appointments and Promotions Overview

Pranoti Mandrekar, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Co-Director of the Junior Faculty Development Program

10:55 - 11:00  Closing
11:00 - 12:00 OPTIONAL: Meet and Greet opportunities with faculty and staff from the following Departments: Office of Faculty Affairs, Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and IRB Operations

New Faculty Orientation Presentation Slides for January 11, 2022 can be found via the links above.

Upcoming session: Wednesday, September 14, 2022 from 9:00-11:00 am. Register for the upcoming session at this link.