Topics for Possible Program Foci

Program Structure

  1. Refining career goals, guidance on resources

  2. Scientific writing and critique, grant writing

  3. Issues of authorship, publication, and integrity

  4. Time-management, pace of career, workload, and work/life balance

  5. Creating an inclusive and welcoming environment

  6. Teaching and presentation skills, curriculum development, teaching portfolios

  7. Clinical practice strategies, quality improvement methodologies

  8. Program development, scientific innovations

  9. Stanford promotion criteria, reorganization of CV, advancement

  10. Enhancing professional visibility, locally and nationally; joining professional societies

  11. Understanding the organizational culture: structure, politics, and management

  12. Strategic planning, leadership skills, negotiation and conflict resolution techniques, personnel supervision, budgets

  13. Advocacy

  14. Sponsorship