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SOM events for new faculty

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
SOM new faculty orientation

The School of Medicine will hold two events in the fall for new faculty:

New Faculty Reception

Thursday, Sept. 29, 5:30-7 p.m., Doris Duke Center at Duke Gardens

This informal reception is an opportunity to network, meet colleagues in the Schools of Medicine and Nursing, and learn about faculty development opportunities at Duke. Please join us for drinks and hors d’oeuvres, and feel free to forward this invitation to colleagues in your department. All are welcome. Faculty hired in the past 3 to 4 years are especially encouraged to attend. This is a relaxed event, and we hope to meet you there! Register online.

New Faculty Orientation

Thursday, Oct. 6, 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m., Trent Semans Center Great Hall

Topics will include:

  • Introduction to School of Medicine structure and key policies
  • Information on academic integrity and tips for deftly navigating research resources
  • Understanding unconscious bias in our environment
  • Understanding appointments, promotion and tenure at Duke
  • Featured speakers include the Dean and Vice Deans, as well as some of Duke's most accomplished researchers and clinicians

Registration is required. All faculty hired in the past 3 years are welcome and encouraged to attend.