School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

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Culture and Diversity
August 1 2017 at 3:00 PM
Margherio
The world is changing around us and in today’s global workforce, employees are the key to maintaining a positive culture in a diverse work environment. Going beyond compliance, this hands-on workshop explores many aspects of culture and diversity, including the changing faces of America, dealing with cross-cultural challenges and supporting diversity in the workplace.
Readiness to Change
August 3 2017 at 10:00 AM
Margherio
Ever feel like you are stuck in a “rut” professionally or personally? Do you find it challenging to change certain aspects of your life that make you unhappy? This action-oriented, motivational workshop teaches you how to push through that emotional wall, set tangible goals, map out a plan and follow through in order to embrace significant changes in your life.
Business Writing Skills
August 8 2017 at 4:00 PM
Margherio
Are your employees producing well-written, effective documents and emails? Help them become more efficient communicators with this informative session, which covers how to plan before you write, making documents easy to read, expressing proper tone and providing techniques for editing and proofreading. Participants will emerge with a greater awareness of how others can perceive their written messages and how to minimize misunderstandings.
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MedEdPORTAL

Introduction to MedEdPORTAL: Accelerate your Teaching Preparation; Publish your Educational Work

Would you like to quickly find high-quality, peer-reviewed educational materials (cases, PowerPoint presentations, videos) that you can teach with right now? MedEdPORTAL is an open, free educational resource provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges and other academic partners. This one-hour workshop will introduce the breadth and depth of teaching materials available to medical educators. You will also learn how to publish your educational innovations and gain maximum exposure of your work in this database. After publishing in MedEdPORTAL, you will retain copyright of your original work through a Creative Commons license. You will receive data about how your contribution is used globally. Bring a laptop to explore MedEdPORTAL during the session.

To register for our upcoming sessions, visit our Calendar of Professional Development Events

 

Instructor: Dr. Katherine Akers, Biomedical Research/Research Data Specialist (katherine.akers@wayne.edu)