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2013 Professional Development and Data Systems Workshop

2013 Professional Development and Data Systems Workshop
July 25 - 26, 2013 | Bethesda, MD
Workshop Goals:
  • Establish a network of Hispanic scholars in health services
  • Develop career-enhancing skills with national and state datasets
  • Strengthen participants' skills and knowledge to better contribute to Hispanic health care research.
Agenda Topics Include:
Career Success, Grantsmanship, Scientific Writing and Data Systems

The Center of Excellence Consortium Joint Conference
June 10 - 11, 2013
UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School

Join us for the first faculty development conference of the COEC. This exciting conference will provide opportunities for professional networking and skills development for faculty to advance in academic medicine.

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June 10th
  • 7:45a.m. - 9a.m. - A Dean's Perspective on Minority Faculty Development and Opening Remarks from Consortium Leaders
  • 2:30-4:30p.m. - Individualized and "Just in Time" Career Development for Minority Faculty
June 11th
  • 9-11:30a.m. - Promoting Scholarship by Authoring an Effective Research and Medical Education Abstract
  • 1:30-4p.m. - How Finance Drives Your Institution and Program Debriefing

2nd Annual Faculty Development Conference
October 8 and 9, 2012
Moody Gardens Hotel

Keynote Speaker:
Elena Rios, M.D., M.S.P.H.
President & CEO, National Hispanic Medical Association (http://www.nhmamd.org/)
President, National Hispanic Health Foundation (http://www.nhmafoundation.org/)

Guest Speakers:
Jennifer Shine Dyer, M.D., M.P.H., Ben Raimer, MD, Gulshan Sharma, MD, Christopher R. Thomas, MD, Penny Powers, Mary Donna Piazza, Dreux Ste. Marie, Norma A. Perez, MD, DrPH

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Faculty Development Conference
November 3 and 4, 2011
Moody Gardens Hotel

Coaching: Climbing to Success
Career Advancement, Mentorship, Collegial Networking

Keynote Speaker:
Katherine Flores, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco, Fresno
Director, Latino Center for Medical Education and Research
"Building an Academic Medicine Career Excellence in Teaching, Research, Leadership and Community Service"

Guest Speakers:
Judith Aronson, M.D., Vicki Freeman, Ph.D., Oma Morey, Ph.D., Virginia Niebuhr, Ph.D., Linda Phillips, M.D., Mary Donna Piazza, B.F.A., C.T., Sarah Toombs-Smith, Ph.D.

The University of Texas Medical Branch has a proud tradition of excellence in teaching, scholarly research, curricular innovation and in meeting the healthcare needs of the State of Texas. As director of the Hispanic Center of Excellence, my primary objective is to provide faculty and students with future opportunities in career advancement, research, clinical practice, mentorship, counseling, and pre-medical academic enrichment programs to promising students. The HCOE's history in UTMB dates back to 1992, through federal funding by the US Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration.