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THRIVE: Success strategies for the modern-day faculty member

A new resource is available to help faculty succeed! THRIVE is a collection of more than 50 ideas for fast, focused professional development, created by experts across UNMC — the people who walk in your shoes. One- to two-page briefs were designed to be absorbed and implemented immediately in your work as an educator, clinician, […]

October 16, 2019

Tips on Leading an Effective Meeting

Meetings are a part of life, but they don’t have to be a waste of time. Here is an infographic giving 5 tips to lead an effective meeting. Frank Pietrantoni, MS, is the director of Nebraska Medicine’s Office of Health Professions Education. He has experience in Leadership, Organizational Performance, Instructional Design/Technology and Six Sigma/Process Improvement. One […]

August 2, 2017

Incorporating Addiction Support Groups in Health Professional Education

As part of their professional education, I recommended that health professional students attend an open 12-step substance use disorder (SUD; aka addiction) support group or groups. Ideally, students should attend a program for those directly impacted with SUD’s such as Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.) or Narcotics Anonymous (NA), in addition to attending Al-Anon, a program for those impacted by another’s […]

April 19, 2017