Faculty Events

Learning to be Better Teachers

This full-day workshop, held in January, includes didactic sessions, keynote speakers and multiple workshops focused on all aspects of teaching. Now in its 24th year, the course has had over 1,200 faculty attendees.

New Faculty Orientation & Resource Fair

Orientation for new faculty is held twice annually. This is a chance for new hires to meet leaders in the SOM, learn about teaching, research, service and patient care opportunities and receive useful reference information.

Clinical Research Bootcamp

This full-day workshop is designed to provide faculty with a comprehensive overview of the major components involved in clinical research. Each bootcamp level, 101, 201 and 301, each dig deeper into clinical research. Topics include study and survey design, IRB, database management, statistics and resources at Emory.

Recognitions Week

The Celebration of Faculty Excellence held in October recognizes faculty members throughout the School of Medicine for senior promotions, teaching, research, and outstanding clinical service as well as awards and accomplishments on the regional and national levels. Appreciation days are also held throughout the year.

Faculty Development Lecture Series

The lecture series is presented monthly from September to May and covers practical topics to assist faculty in their career development. Sample topics include the promotion process, emerging technology in the classroom, the impact of changes in healthcare laws and time management.

Research Resources 101

With such a robust research program, it may be difficult to know what resources are available to you as a faculty member at Emory. The monthly Research Resources 101 (RR101) series highlights a valuable, and in some cases underutilized, research resource or program.

Health Services Research Day

Now in its sixth year, the Health Services Research Day is an opportunity to share the breadth of quality, effectiveness, and value-based research activities at Emory, and network with colleagues. All members of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center are invited to participate.

Dean's Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Paired with a prestigious annual award, recipients are judged on the significance and impact of the scholarly work, the academic ideals embodied by their careers, and their ability to deliver an exemplary lecture with broad appeal.

Alumni Events

Medical Alumni Weekend

Held in October, this weekend features class reunion dinners and welcomes all medical alumni back to Atlanta.