School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Calendar of Professional Development Events

Note: If you would like to view videos and/or materials from our most recent sessions, please visit our Workshops and Materials page

Upcoming 2017 Events


OVPR seminar on Community Based Participatory Research

OVPR is hosting Dr. Barbara Israel from University of Michigan, and Angela Reyes, Executive Director of Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation. They will be giving a seminar on The Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center: Fostering Community-Based Participatory Research in Detroit.  The seminar is ideal for faculty, postdocs, graduate students and staff who are or will be interacting with the community in the context of research projects and outreach.  

Please share this announcement with trainees and colleagues … anyone who would benefit by a better understanding of Community Based Participatory Research.

February 23rd, 2017

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Margherio Conference Center

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Documenting Your Teaching (P & T 101)

Teaching is an essential component of faculty work, and documenting your teaching effectively is essential for the process of Promotion and Tenure and Annual Review, as well as for reflecting upon and improving your teaching. In this session, participants will review the requirements for documenting teaching, observe examples of how to document a variety of types of teaching, and have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss teaching documentation with the presenter and fellow participants.

Tuesday, April 4

11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Margherio Conference Center

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