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UF Spring Interface – April 21, 2016

Register now for the Spring 2016 Interface: Tips, Tools, and Timesavers! Lessons learned by instructors combining active learning with technology. The Spring 2016 Interface will be an interactive event highlighting low- and high-technology learning tools. Faculty presenters will share experiences and time-saving tips from their use of technology in teaching…

College of Medicine Finance 101 – February 24, 2016

Have you ever wondered how the College of Medicine manages its budget? COM Finance 101 will provide faculty a high-level overview of the various sources of revenue that go into the College’s budget. Objectives: Understand the role of the Florida Clinical Practice Association and how it interfaces with the University…

Creating & Maintaining your Educational Portfolio

Participants will discuss the purpose and required components of an Educational Portfolio. Participants will learn how to use an educational portfolio to describe teaching activities, to reflect upon accomplishments, and to set goals for the future.  In addition, the portfolio format required by the UF College of…

Effective Peer Evaluation of Teaching: Tools and Techniques

This workshop will give participants the opportunity to review the peer evaluation of teaching process and to enhance their skills as peer evaluators. Learning objectives: Discuss the definition, benefits and limitations of peer evaluation of teaching List the attributes of an effective peer evaluator Use a structured observation form to…

How to Succeed in Academic Medicine at UF – August 26, 2015

This session will provide an overview of the life of a faculty member at the UF COM and identify key accomplishments that will establish success as well as potential pitfalls that can derail academic progress.  Resources and suggestions will be discussed. Objectives: By participating in the workshop, faculty will…

UF Health Bridge Tour & Q/A – September 22, 2015

Learning Objectives: Gain a practical understanding about what the UF Health Bridge is, who it is intended for, and of its major features Have a basic appreciation of how to use Bridge to accomplish simple tasks like sharing files, working inside of collaboration groups, and other features…

Turning Clinical Interests and Observations into Scholarship

Scholarship in the clinical area is an important activity in improving both patient care and medical education. Furthermore, scholarship helps shape medical disciplines and subsequent presentation and publication productivity is important for personal career develop. During this session, we will review the various forms of scholarship (using…

Keys to Effective Negotiating at Work, at Home, and in Life – December 10, 2015

Key concepts in negotiating will be discussed. Using Fisher and Ury’s classic negotiating book, “Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement without Giving In,” as a point of departure strategies on how to approach and conduct negotiations will be discussed with real-life examples from the COM and elsewhere. Objectives: After this…