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Category: Career Development

REframe Series: Strategies to Diversify Your Faculty Search

Increased creativity, faster problem solving, and higher innovation are just a few of the benefits of a diverse workforce. These qualities are essential in health science education, where the ultimate goal is to improve health and patient outcomes. However, finding diverse candidates to interview is the number one barrier to diversifying the workplace. What strategies […]

October 7, 2021

Curating the Clinical Environment: Visual Thinking Strategies

Arts & Humanities in Health Science Education Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is part of a growing movement and innovative pedagogy that – through close looking and open discussions of visuals – develops a wide variety of skills, including purposeful observation, self-awareness, appreciation of multiple perspectives, and critical thinking. VTS and the integration of arts and humanities […]

September 15, 2021

The Value of Video

Simple Tips for Creating an Educational Video Video-based learning has been lauded as a highly effective educational tool. Video offers the ability to deliver a uniquely immersive learning experience for almost any concept or skill. It is also the preferred learning tool for the current generation of learners raised in the age of YouTube. The […]

August 30, 2021

Take It Outside: Resolving Conflicts When You Can’t

Remember as a kid when you were rough-housing or arguing in the house and your mom or dad told you to take it outside? Turns out that there is some neuroscience evidence that they were probably right for a very important reason! Remember as a kid when you used Rock, Paper, Scissors to resolve your […]

March 11, 2021

Getting Systems-Ready for 2021 & Beyond

Best Practices for Virtual Teams Today In 2020, we began to explore and redefine the future of work in real-time. We’re realizing that remote work isn’t a fad, it’s how work is being performed – and in some cases how it will continue after the health crisis has abated. Now is the time to get […]

December 7, 2020

Curing the Culture: Managing Workplace Incivility

Watch this session to learn about the factors that contribute to the creation of a toxic workplace and how to be leaders of change.

September 29, 2020

Time Management Tools for Faculty

Oftentimes in academia, we manage our time to please other people, but it essential to consider our own wellbeing when creating time management strategies. Watch this session to learn how to optimize your productivity. Following this session, participants will be able to: Recognize common time management traps and myths Identify tools to set healthy boundaries […]

May 4, 2020

Promotion & Tenure Refresh

The road to promotion and tenure can seem daunting. Brush up on your knowledge of the promotion and tenure process at UNMC. Watch this archived session to learn the steps you can take to boost your CV and advance your career. Keynote: UNMC Public Relations Team Steven J. Lisco, MD, FCCM, FCCP, College of Medicine Promotion […]

April 17, 2020

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Storytelling with Data: Principles and Best Practices of Data Visualization

Breaking down data, drawing out key points, making sense of what it really means — data visualization is an essential skill in today’s data-driven world. Visual representations harness the powerful processing abilities of the visual perceptual system to see trends and outliers in data. Watch this session to find out how you can put data visualization […]

March 23, 2020

Constructive Collaboration: Using Student Feedback and Peer Coaching to Improve Teaching

The rapid changes and advancements of today’s world continue to present new challenges in education. Success in 2020 is achieved, in part, by being skilled at adapting and evolving based on the demands of society. Health science education and academic medical centers are not exempt from this reality. Educators must continue to create processes that […]

February 14, 2020