Program for Faculty Development

Upcoming Events


Check out this page to learn more about upcoming events hosted by the McMaster Program for Faculty Development and Affiliate Organizations!

We are so excited you're interested in finding out more about our events.

Below you will find:

  1. MacPFD Events

  2. Other Mac FHS Events

  3. New Releases of Recent Events
    Find more at our Video Archive for more previous recorded events from MacPFD.

  4. Past MacPFD Events (without recordings)

Interested in External Faculty Development Events? Then check out our External Event Calendar.

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Featured Programs

These are featured programs that we have designed with you in mind.

Looking for deeper learning that goes beyond a one-off event? We've got some amazing programs for you below - check it out!

A PGME Co-Learning Event

Clinical Health Innovation Program

πŸ“…Cohort 2: July-Dec 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Fees Required

Info: Click here

Application due June 20, 2021
Limited enrolment Apply now!

Upcoming Events

All About Developing Yourself

Below are all the Events that the MacPFD team has planned or partnered with another group to create. For other events by MacPFD partner organizations, please see the next section.

Fac.Dev
QUEST program

πŸ“…Sign up to be a beta-tester for the new MacPFD learning system.

Testing will begin in early 2021.

Limited spots available

Click here to Sign Up for the Beta-Test Run of our QUEST system.

The McMaster Museum of Art Presents

the cut, the tear & the remix: contemporary collage and Black futures

πŸ“…Now - July 22, 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Visit the Exhibition: Click here

Tour Bookings: Click here

A PGME Co-Learning Event

Clinical Health Innovation Program

πŸ“…Cohort 2: July-Dec 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Fees Required

Info: Click here

Application due June 20, 2021
Limited enrolment Apply now!

Presented by WRCEligible for Macademia Explorer

PFD Watch Party

πŸ“… Mon., June 28, 2021, 12-1pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Register: Click here

Courageous Conversations: Click here

MacPFD Presents

Teaching with Toons:

What Can a Century-Old Magic Medium Teach Us About Educational Multimedia?

πŸ“… Tues., July 13, 2021, 3:30-5pm ET

Guest: Dr. Bryan Brown

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Insight U Meeting Hosted by MERIT & CSBL

November Insight U Meeting


Presenter: TBD

πŸ“… Wed., November 24, 2021, 5-6pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Insight U Meeting Hosted by MERIT & CSBL

October Insight U Meeting


Presenter: TBD

πŸ“… Wed., October 27, 2021, 5-6pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Other Events

Looking for More?

We are happy to list all the events that we think our McMaster FHS faculty would enjoy. If you have an event you'd like to see listed, please email us at: [email protected].

Interested in events external to McMaster? Check out our new external event page, here.

Past Events

MacPFD Inspired Teaching Team Presents

PBL Bootcamp: Advanced PBL

πŸ“… Tues., May 4, 2021, 3-5pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Watch it Now

MacPFD Presents

Ready to Go Mobile? Creating Your First App

πŸ“… Wed., May 5, 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Watch it Now

MacPFD Leadership & Management Team Presents

Building a Data-Driven Organizational Culture

πŸ“… Thurs., May 13, 2021, 12-1pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

MacPFD Scholarly Practice Team Presents

Pivoting and Changing Your Research Program and Scholarly Identity

πŸ“…Tues., May 18, 2021, 12-1:30 pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Watch it Now

Department of Medicine & MacPFD Present

Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Symposium

πŸ“… Thurs,. May 20, 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Watch it Now


MacPFD Presents

14th Annual Day in Faculty Development:
Academia Disrupted

πŸ“… Tues., May 25th, 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Check again soon for a link to videos

MacPFD Inspired Teaching Team Presents

Program Evaluation for Faculty Leads

πŸ“… Mon., June 7, 2021, 3-5pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

MacPFD Leadership & Management Team Presents

Navigating Complexity to Align Teams and Drive Results

πŸ“… Thurs., June 10, 2021, 12-1pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Past MacPFD Partner Events

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

What's in a Word: Insult or Inclusion?

πŸ“… Mon, June 7, 2021, 1:30-3:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Supporting Survivors 2: Family, Friends, Partners: Navigating Long-Term Support

πŸ“… Tues, June 8, 2021, 9:30-11:30 am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

An Introduction to the Duty to Accommodate

πŸ“… Tues, June 8, 2021, 1:30-3:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Positive Space

πŸ“… Wed., June 9, 2021, 9:30-11:30 am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Hosted by HSED & MERIT

Norman Education Research Day 2021


Keynote: Pim Teunissen

πŸ“… Wed., June 9, 2021, 9-2pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Cultural Appropriation

πŸ“… Wed., June 9, 2021, 1:30-3:30 pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

McMaster University's Equity & Inclusion Office Presents H.E.A.A.R.T 2021

Challenging Islamophobia on Campus

πŸ“…Thu., June 10, 2021, 9:30-11:30 am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Hosted by the Canadian Bureau of International Education (CBIE) & McMaster University

Opportunities for International Higher Education: Keeping the Future Human

πŸ“… Mon., June 7-Fri., June 11, 2021

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here