2016-2017 Session Dates
Mondays, 12:15 – 1:15 pm at BWH
November 14 and December 12, 2016
January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10 and May 15, 2017

APPLICATION CLOSED

About the Program
The BWH Faculty Mentoring Leadership Program is a peer learning experience for midcareer and senior faculty physician and scientist mentors to enhance their mentoring effectiveness. The program is geared towards faculty who are currently mentoring other faculty and are eager to foster a collaborative learning environment among BWH faculty mentors. Each of seven monthly sessions is a highly interactive, case-based discussion facilitated by senior faculty mentors who have participated in the program.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Learn with facilitators, guest speakers, and each other to increase effectiveness as a mentor
  • Enhance mentoring skills and become a mentoring leader at BWH
  • Foster a collaborative mentoring atmosphere among faculty members and broaden the program’s impact to increase the number of faculty with mentors

Curriculum
The FMLP curriculum is co-developed by the faculty facilitators and the participants to be relevant and timely to the learning community. Sample topics to be included in the FMLP Seminars:

  • Creating a Culture of Mentoring
  • Structuring the Mentoring Relationship: Expectations and Boundaries
  • Difficult and/or Complex Mentoring Situations
  • Life Course of Mentorship: Stages, Evolutions, and Transitions
  • Mentoring Across Differences (gender, ethnicity, age)
  • Professionalism and Feedback
  • Mentoring for Leadership Development
  • Mentoring for Innovation in Academic Medicine

Participant Profile
Each seminar will be a small group to facilitate discussion.  Division chiefs and faculty mentors are encouraged to apply.  Applicants must meet with following criteria:

  • Assistant Professors and above
  • 5 years of mentoring experience; currently providing mentoring on career development, planning, HMS promotion, and hospital advancement to one or more BWH faculty members on a regular basis
  • Commitment to attend all sessions

Directory: Faculty Mentoring Leadership Program (FMLP) Participants, 2009-2017
Departmental Listings: Faculty Mentoring Leadership Program (FMLP) Participants, 2009-2017

Course Directors

Jonathan Borus, MD, Chairman Emeritus and Senior Psychiatrist, BWH; Stanley Cobb Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry, HMS

Christy Di Frances, PhD, MA, Senior Program Manager, Center for Faculty Development and Diversity

Barbara Gottlieb, MD, MPH, Attending Physician, General Medicine and Women’s Health, Department of Medicine, BWH; Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Francine Grodstein, SCD, Epidemiologist, Channing Laboratory, BWH; Professor of Medicine, HMS

Azra Hadi Ligon, PhD, Associate Cytogeneticist, Department of Pathology, BWH; Associate Professor of Pathology, HMS

Frederick Schoen, MD, PhD, Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pathology, BWH; Professor of Pathology, HMS 

Ellen Seely, MD, Director of Clinical Research, Division of Endocrinology,  Diabetes, & Hypertension; Vice Chair for Faculty Development, Department of Medicine; Professor of Medicine, HMS

Peter H. Stone, MD, Director, Vascular Profiling Research Group, Department of Medicine; Professor of Medicine, HMS

Lawrence Tsen, MD, Vice Chair, Faculty Development and Education; Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine; Director of Anesthesia, Center for Reproductive Medicine, BWH; Associate Professor of Anesthesia, HMS

Section Dates and Times
Applicants are asked to commit to attend all sessions.

Questions?  Please contact Christy Di Frances, PhD, MA, CFDD, 617-525-7646.


BWH CFDD Faculty Mentoring Leadership Program:

Seminars on 11/14/2016, 12/12/2016, 1/9/2017, 2/13/2017, 3/13/2017, 4/19/2017: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per session.

Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Seminar on 5/15/2017: 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per session.

Accreditation
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.