Office of Faculty Affairs and Development


    Collegiate New Faculty Orientation

    The College of Medicine New Faculty Orientation is designed to familiarize new faculty with the resources and individuals important to professional growth and development in the Carver College of Medicine. Information will be presented on the Carver College of Medicine mission, cultural values, educational mission and process for professional advancement. This mandatory event for all new faculty also provides an opportunity for networking with other new faculty and to meet administrative colleagues. Orientations occur during the months of April, August, November, and February.

    Please contact Angela Schaley 335-8067 or for further information.

    An academic orientation takes place in the morning.  A clinical orientation for faculty with clinical responsibilities takes place in the afternoon.

    Morning Session Agenda:

    • Overview of Faculty Development and Promotion and Tenure
    • Peer Coaching from current Associate Professors and Professors
    • Introduction to the CCOM Resources

    Lunch provided.

    Afternoon Session Agenda:

    • Overview of Quality and Safety
    • Essentials of Billing and Coding; Documentation/Physician leader on Importance of Documentation
    • Patient Compliments and Complaints
    • UIP Policies/Introduction
    • Clinical Excellence
    • Role and Supervision of the Trainee
    • Role and Supervision of the APP
    • Introduction to Nursing & Relevant Initiatives
    • Work/Life Connections and Provider Wellness
    • Joint Commission Compliance
    • Risk Management

    Future Orientation Dates:

    • Friday, August 7, 2015 - Seebohm Conference Room - 283 EMRB
    • Friday, November 6, 2016 - Seebohm Conference Room - 283 EMRB
    • Friday, February 5, 2016 - Seebohm Conference Room - 283 EMRB
    • Friday, April 1, 2016 - Seebohm Conference Room - 283 EMRB

    Handouts, Resources, and Presentations: