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)

  5. Past Mac FHS Events (without recordings)

MacPFD Events

Upcoming Events

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.

MacPFD Leadership & Management Team Event

Negotiations

πŸ“… Thurs., Oct 29, 2020, 6-8pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Women's CHAT

Getting to β€˜We’: Collaborating & Championing Each Other

πŸ“…Thurs., Nov. 5, 2020, 12:00pm (noon)

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Coping with COVID: A Half Day Mindfulness Retreat

Restore, Renew and Reconnect

πŸ“… November 7th, 2020, 9:30am - 1:30pm EST

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Fee: $75 + HST

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Research Supervision: A How-To Workshop

Waterloo Regional Campus Event

πŸ“…Friday, Nov. 16, 2020
6:00 PM–7:30 PM ET

Info & Register: Click here

Coping with COVID Mindfully: An introduction to a mindfulness practice for beginners and those with experience

πŸ“… Date and time: November 16th, 2020, 7:00 - 8:30pm EST

Fee: $30 + HST

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Women's CHAT

You Belong Here: Navigating Imposter Syndrome

πŸ“…Wed., Nov. 18, 2020, 12:00pm (noon)

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

NRC Event:

πŸ“… November 3rd, 2020, 7:00-9:00pm.

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Social Media & The Healthcare Professional

πŸ“… November 18th, 2020, 7:00-8:30pm.

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

New Faculty Orientation: Macademia Explorer Launch

A multi-campus event.

πŸ“…Thurs, Nov 19, 2020
7:00-8:30pm

Info: Click here
Register: Click here

Teachers as Allies:

Standing by learners during race-related aggressions and microaggressions

Guest:
Dr. Onyeka Otugo
(Harvard University)

πŸ“…Monday, Nov. 23, 2020
7:00-8:30pm

Info: Click here
Register: Click here

Race and Colonialism in the History of Medicine & Public Health

Presented by:
Dr. Ellen Amster (
Hannah Chair in History)

πŸ“…Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020
1:00-3:00pm

Info: Click here
Register: Click here

Jointly brought to you by
the FHS EDIAC

Lessons from the first American pandemic: Racism

With Special Guest:
Dr. Joshua Ellis
(Dept. of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard University)

πŸ“… Thurs., Nov 26, 2020, 7pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Women's CHAT

Intersectionality: Diversity of Perspectives

πŸ“…Wed., Dec. 2, 2020, 8:00pm

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

Lies, Damned Lies, and Surveys:

Designing Better Surveys for Program Evaluation and Research

Guest: Dr. Anthony R. Artino, Jr. (GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC)

πŸ“…December 9th, 2020, 5:30 - 7:00pm EST

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Register: Click here

Creating an Amazing Clinical Learning Environment

Guest:
Dr. Brigitte K. Smith
(University of Utah)

πŸ“…Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020
7:00-8:30pm

Info: Pending

Registration: Coming Soon

Other Mac FHS Events

Looking for more?

Below are a curated list of 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].

PGMEO CBME Event

Programmatic Assessment in CBD: Tips and Tools

πŸ“… Wed. Nov 23, 2020, 5:30-7:30pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

Health Venture Program & Course Series

πŸ“…Starts Jan. 11, 2021 and runs fo 12 weeks.

Fees Required

Info: Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Direct Observation and Feedback Workshop

πŸ“… Wed. Feb 3, 2020, 12:30-4pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Competence Committees: Getting Started

πŸ“… Wed. Apr 14, 2020, 6-8pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Competence Committees: Issues and Solutions

πŸ“… Wed. Apr 14, 6-8pm ET

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

The Academic Coach: Coaching over Time

πŸ“… Wed. Apr 5, 2020

8:30am-12noon

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Academic Coaching 2.0: Beyond the Basics

πŸ“… Wed. Apr 5, 2020

8:30am-12noon

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

New Releases of Recent Events

We are trying to record a number of our events for future consumption. For a look at our complete video collection, please see our video archive. Below are some newly uploaded videos of recent events.

Coaching in the Health Professions

πŸ“…June 30th, 2020

πŸ’» Watch it Now

Teaching Residents in Virtual Patient Care (VPC) settings.

Session #2: Assessment & Feedback in VPC Settings

πŸ“…Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

πŸ’» Watch It Now

Getting Started with Audio Recording

πŸ“…Wednesday, August 12, 2020

πŸ’» Watch it Now



Clinical Skills in the Virtual World

πŸ“… Thurs, August 27, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Watch It Now

Teaching & Supervising Junior Learners in Virtual Patient Care Settings

πŸ“… Monday, September 28th, 2020, 7-8:30pm

πŸ’» Watch it Now

Health Leadership Academy

Collaboratorium

Local Event

Lessons Learned in Moving Health Education Online

πŸ“… Originally aired Thurs. Oct. 1, 2020

πŸ’»Watch it Now

Department of Medicine

Local Event

Chair's Rounds
From Stories to Action: Addressing Anti-Black Racism in Healthcare

πŸ“… Originally aired Thurs. Oct. 1, 2020

πŸ’» Watch it Now

Co-produced with the Department of Family Medicine

Virtual Virtuosity


πŸ“… Thurs. October 15, 2020, 9-11am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Coming Soon

Use of Machine Learning in Medical Research and Education


πŸ“… Tuesday. October 20, 2020, 5pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration via MERIT:
Click here

Visual Abstracts: What, why, and how?

With Special Guest:
Dr. Andrew Ibrahim
(Dept. of Surgery, University of Michigan)

πŸ“… Wed., Oct 21, 2020, 7pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

Women's CHAT

Building Your Squad: Sponsorship, Mentorship & Allyship

πŸ“…Wed., Oct.21, 2020, 8:30pm

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

Looking for more content?


Check out our MacPFD Video Archive, which helps you to find all of our video content in a one stop shop.

Or... Check out and subscribe to our YouTube Channel for all our latest webcontent.

Past Events

Coping During COVID-19:
Bringing Mindfulness Practice to Difficult Situations

πŸ“… April 28 - May 26, 2020 7:00pm – 8:00pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually
Click here

Narrative Medicine During Stressful Times

πŸ“… May 14, 2020
6:00-7:30pm

by Dr. Saroo Sharda,
McMaster University

πŸ’» Read about this event here

How to Navigate a Complex Future:

Lessons for Emerging Health Leaders

πŸ“…Thursday, May 21, 2020 4:00-4:45

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration:
Click here

Self-Compassion Training for Healthcare Communities (SCHC)

πŸ“… May 26 -June 30, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually
Click here

FHS Research Town Hall #1

πŸ“…Tues, August 4, 2020
12:00-1:30pm EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

FHS Research Town Hall #2

(Focus: Clinical Research)

πŸ“…Wed, August 5, 2020
7:00-8:30pm EDT
GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here
Registration: Click here

FHS Research Town Hall #3

πŸ“…Thurs, August 6, 2020
3:00-4:30pm EDT
GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

Banishing Busy:

Procrastination and Time Management Workshop

πŸ“… x4 Sessions, September 3, 10, 17, 24, 2020 - 7:30pm – 8:30pm EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

REGISTRATION FULL

Info: Click here

Narrative Medicine Workshop for Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC): Exploring our Experiences as Racialized Faculty

πŸ“… Monday, September 14, 2020
7:00-9:00pm EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) for Health Care Professionals and Educators

πŸ“… Tuesdays, Sept 22 - Nov 24 2020 5:30 - 7:30pm EDT/EST

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Fees Required

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

Past MacPFD Partner Events

How to Navigate a Complex Future:

Lessons for Emerging Health Leaders

πŸ“…Thursday, May 21, 2020 4:00-4:45

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration:
Click here

Communication in Crisis

Waterloo Regional Campus Event

πŸ“…Thursday, June 11, 2020 7:30 PM–9:00 PM EDT

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

MacNRC Digital Event:

Clinical Tools & Essential Searching Skills Webinar

πŸ“…Thursday, June 11th from 7:00-9:00pm EDT

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Health Venture Program & Course Series

πŸ“…June 15 – August 31

Info: Click here

Registration:
Click here

MacNRC Digital Event:

New Faculty Orientation

πŸ“…Tuesday, June 16th from 7:30-8:30pm EDT

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Registration: Click here

HSL Digital Workshop:

Getting started with ORCID

πŸ“…Tuesday, June 16th from 10:00-11:00am EDT

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Info: Click here

MacNRC Digital Event:

Intro to MacFACTS

πŸ“…Monday, June 22nd from 4:00-6:00 pm EDT

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Registration: Click here

HSL Digital Workshop:

Getting started with ORCID

πŸ“…Wednesday, June 24th from
2:00-3:00pm EDT

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Info: Click here

WRC Digital Event:
Simulation & Debriefing

Waterloo Regional
Campus Event

πŸ“…Tuesday, July 14, 2020 2:00-4:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration: Click here

Courageous Conversations: Shining a light on racism in medical education

πŸ“… Wednesday, July 22nd, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Broadcast live on YouTube (no registration)

Info: Click here

Watch live: Click here

MacPherson Institute Teaching Remotely: Shared Experiences Series

Session 4: Accessible Learning

πŸ“… Thursday, August 6th, 2020, 3:00-4:30pm EDT
GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here:

Register:
Click here


WISE x Faculty Town Hall:
The Impacts of
COVID-19 on
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Higher Education

πŸ“…Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2-3pm EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration: Click here

MacPherson Institute Event

Teaching Remotely: Taking a Large Course to An Online Format

πŸ“…August 13, 2020

3:00-4:30pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Registration: Click here

Tall Poppy Syndrome

πŸ“…Friday, August 14, 2020 12:00-12:45pm EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

Registration: Click here

FHS Indigenous Health Initiative:

Curriculum Developer Workshop

πŸ“…Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:00-4:00pm EDT GMT-4

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info: Click here

REGISTER BY August 11, 2020 at this link:
Click here


Health Equity & Research Workshop:
An MPH Program workshop

πŸ“…Tuesday, Sept 15, 2020 1:00-3:00pm

Dr. Lawrence Mbuagbaw presents a workshop on addressing health inequities and reaching vulnerable populations

Register: Click here

Health Venture Program & Course Series

πŸ“…Starts Sept. 14, 2020 and runs fo 12 weeks.

Fees Required

Info: Click here

Pathfinder Program - Health Leadership Academy

πŸ“… Fall 2020
(Sept
26 to Nov 21)

Fees Required

Info: Click here

MERIT Event

Think Tank

Strengths and Challenges of Learning to Discuss Goals of Care in Competency-Based Medical Education

πŸ“…Tues, Oct 6, 2020 - 12pm

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Register with MERIT:

Click here

HSL Digital Workshop:

Fundamentals of Searching Databases - OVID

πŸ“…Oct 5, 2020 - OVID

Oct 7, 2020 - CINAHL

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Register for OVID: Click here

Register for CINAHL: Click here

CSBL Events

Local Event

Facilitating Virtual Standardized Patient Interactions

πŸ“… Multiple dates:
Oct 6 @ 10am
Oct 7 @ 2pm
Oct 8 @ 3pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with CSBL:
Click here (click the select date button for details)

HSL Digital Workshop:

What is Open Access?

πŸ“…October 7, 2020 at two times:

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Register for:

10:30-10:45am slot

2-2:15pm slot

MERIT Event

Think Tank

Strengths and Challenges of Learning to Discuss Goals of Care in Competency-Based Medical Education

πŸ“…Tues. Oct 6, 2020 - 12pm

πŸ’» Zoom Virtual Event

Register with MERIT:

Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

CBME Updates and New Developments


πŸ“… Wed. Oct. 14, 2020 , 3-5pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

MIRA Idea Exchange

Local Event

Exploring capacity for remote research

πŸ“… Wed October 14, 2020, 9-11am

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with MIRA: Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

Case-based discussion - Good Data In, Good Data Out

*** for PDs/APDs/CC members ONLY***

πŸ“… Monday. October 19, 2020, 3-5pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here

PGMEO CBME Event

CBME Panel Discussion - Your Questions Answered

*** for PDs/APDs/CC members ONLY***

πŸ“… Friday. October 23, 2020 , 3-4pm

πŸ’» Delivered virtually

Info & Registration with PGMEO:
Click here