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Faculty and Academic Career Enhancement

Recognized among the foremost programs in the nation, the Department of Faculty & Academic Career Enhancement (FACE) has been engaged in talent management since 1998. We are dedicated to enhancing the careers of our faculty. The scope of the many FACE programs that support our faculty has grown tremendously. The growth of our programs reflects the institutional commitment to our faculty and the demand for access to the skills and knowledge required by high-performing faculty. The extensive and highly collaborative programming, events and seminars offered by FACE covers skills in communication and other issues of professional and career development, faculty health and well-being, and the development and enhancement of our faculty as leaders.

CME Credits Online

Professional Oncology Education initiatives are designed for health care practitioners and feature lectures, courses, and case studies provided by MD Anderson’s experts on key areas of professional education, prevention, patient care and survivorship.

Our I*CARE program, specializing in communication skills, offers free online training in “Basic Principles of Communication” and “Managing Difficult Communication.”

On Being an Oncologist

Taking its content from focus groups with our faculty, this video, featuring Megan Cole and Academy-Award winner, William Hurt, enacts the personal feelings and communication dilemmas of oncologists.

3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM in medical ethics/professional responsibility and/or 1.00 credit in Risk Management Education (RME). Get CME Credits or
RME Credit.

Personal Productivity and Organizing

Overwhelmed? Buried in clutter and e-mails? Organizing expert Janice Marie Simon can help!

To schedule a presentation or a one-on-one appointment, call 713-792-8061 or e-mail Janice Simon.

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