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Last Updated: 17 March 2017
Seventh Annual UCSF School of Dentistry Global Oral Health Symposium - Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the UCSF Parnassus Campus. This year's theme is Worldwide Perspectives on the Dental Care Delivery Team. Register to attend.
Time Sensitive Opportunities
ADEA/Colgate/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators Series - Module II: Advancing Educational Methods - Orientation March 22, 2017. Registration Deadline: March 24, 2017
University of North Carolina Perio 2017 Expo - May 4-6 in Chapel Hill, NC - All registrations must be received by April 27, 2017. Junior faculty also have the opportunity to submit abstracts for the Poster Sessions. Travel Stipends will be awarded. The deadline for abstract submissions is April 7.
ADEA Summer Program for Emerging Academic Leaders, July 10-14, 2017 - Applications due May, 2017
ADEA/Colgate/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators Series - Module III: Creating a Humanistic Educational Environment - Orientation June 7, 2017, Registration Deadline: June 9, 2017
Chairs & Academic Administrators Management Program (CAAMP) , August 10-12, 2017 - Applications due July 14, 2017
Institute for Teaching and Learning 2017 Program - Applications due July 28, 2017
Save the Date! The Campus Council of Faculty Life is hosting a Faculty Development Day, September 12, 2017.
The Dean's Faculty Development Fund
Dean's Faculty Development Funds are available to individual faculty through direct application. Please see this document before applying. The application can be found here. If you are not sure about using this mechanism for the opportunity that you seek, please email Associate Dean Sheila Brear.
Teach for UCSF Certificate Program
Peer Observation: The School of Dentistry’s Dr. Sophia Saeed is registered as a Teaching Observer through the school of dentistry and is available to offer an observation to faculty who request this. Please contact the AME at this link to have your request considered: http://meded.ucsf.edu/cfe/teaching-observation-program
Teach for UCSF offers members of the UCSF community a way to develop as teachers. In as little as 8 hours per year for 2-5 years, participants can advance toward completion of a certificate by choosing from an array of free UCSF Educational Skills Workshops. Currently, there are four certificate tracks:
- General Teaching: skills for teaching in a health sciences classroom setting.
- Clinical Teaching: skills for teaching in a clinical environment.
- Simulation Teaching: skills for teaching with simulation.
- Interprofessional Teaching: skills for designing and leading interprofessional education.
Funding Opportunities and Program Announcements from the NIH
Immune System Plasticity in the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Complex Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Diseases (R01, PAR-15-192) (R21, PAR-15-193). National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Standard application due dates apply. Expiration Date: September 8, 2019.
Tailoring Dental Treatment for Individuals with Systemic Diseases that Compromise Oral Health (R01, PAR-16-154) (R21, PAR-16-153). National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Standard application due dates apply. Expiration Date: May 8, 2019.
Factors Underlying Differences in Female and Male Presentation for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Diseases and Conditions (R01, PA-16-295), (R21, PA-16-296) . National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institute on Aging, Office of Research on Women's Health. Standard application due dates apply. Expiration date: September 8, 2019.
Institutional Training for a Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research Workforce (T90/R90) (PAR-15-101). National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Application Due Date: September 25, 2017.
New Application Instructions and Important Reminders for Appendix Sections and Post-submission Materials - for due dates on or after January 25, 2017
NIH Implementation of Final Research Performance Progress Reports (Final RPPR) - effective January 1, 2017
NIH Funding Opportunities now available in RSS (Really Simple News Syndication) format - see http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rss_info.htm for details.
Links to Opportunities for Faculty Development
Harvard Macy Institute - Enhancing Healthcare Education through Professional Development, Boston, MA. Application deadlines vary by program.
ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry - Workshops and Champions Conference
Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM), Drexel University, College of Medicine
AADR Annual Meeting with Clinical Research Workshops
Links to Awards
ADEA awards that support participation in the ADEA Leadership Institute:
Links to Resources
AAL Network page - Noteworthy Leadership Articles
EDUCAUSE, a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology.
American Academy of Leadership (AAL) page, with a listing of Faculty Development Workshops and Courses
MedEdPORTAL is a free peer-reviewed publication service and repository for medical and oral health teaching materials, assessment tools, and faculty development resources.
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