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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Academic Medicine Handbook : A Guide to Achievement and Fulfillment for Academic Faculty
Dordrecht : Springer, c2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Laura Weiss Roberts
|Description:||1 online resource (xxi, 486 p.)|
|Contents:||Part I: Approaching the Profession of Academic Medicine --
How to Find Your Path in Academic Medicine --
How to Build the Foundation for a Successful Career in Academia --
How to Be Organized and Manage Time --
How to Align Individual Goals with Institutional Goals --
Part II: Getting Established --
How to Prepare the Best Possible Curriculum Vitae --
How to Interview for a First Academic Position --
How to Evaluate a Letter of Offer or Contract --
How to Give a Lecture --
How to Build Assessments for Clinical Learners --
How to Approach Clinical Supervision --
How to Evaluate and Give Feedback --
How to Teach in Busy Clinical Settings --
How to Write Effective Letters of Recommendation --
How to Teach Creatively --
How to Use Technology in Educational Innovation --
How to Maintain Excellent Clinical Documentation --
How to Avoid Medicolegal Problems --
Part III: Approaching Work with Colleagues --
How to Network and Be a Good Colleague --
How to Collaborate Interprofessionally --
How to Approach Mentorship as a Mentee --
How to Be a Good Mentor --
How to Participate in Institutional Review Board Activities --
How to Participate in Ethics Committees --
How to Intervene with Unethical and Unprofessional Colleagues --
Part IV: Writing and Evaluating Manuscripts --
How to Write and Publish an Empirical Report --
How to Write a Case Report --
How to Review a Manuscript --
How to Evaluate Biomedical Research Publications Rigorously --
How to Understand Flaws in Clinical Research --
Part V: Conducting Empirical Research --
How to Conceptualize a Research Project --
How to Prepare an IRB Application --
How to Engage Communities in Research --
How to Approach a First Grant Application --
How to Fund Your Research While Maintaining Your Curiosity --
How to Review Grant Applications --
How to Prepare a Poster --
How to Prepare and Give a Scholarly Oral Presentation --
Part VI: Developing Administrative Skills --
How to Be an Effective Team Leader and Committee Member or Chair --
How to Negotiate --
How to Think About Money in Academic Settings --
How to Engage in Departmental Strategic Planning --
How to Read a Basic Budget --
How to Strengthen Your Own and Others' Morale --
Part VII: Advancing Your Academic Career --
How to Create Your Package for Promotion --
How to Understand Promotion Criteria for "Traditional" and "Research" Tracks --
How to Understand Promotion Criteria for "Clinician Educator" and "Teaching" Tracks --
How to Develop an Educator's Portfolio --
How to Build a National Reputation for Academic Promotion --
How to Recognize and Address Unconscious Bias --
How to Address Challenges and Opportunities as an International Medical Graduate --
How to "Pitch" a Nontraditional Career Path --
Part VIII: Balancing Professional and Personal Life --
How to Have a Healthy Life Balance as an Academic Physician --
How to Care for the Basics: Sleep, Nutrition, Exercise, Health --
How to Recognize and Avoid Burnout --
How to Manage Personal Finances --
How to Develop Professional Relationships.
|Responsibility:||Laura Weiss Roberts, editor.|
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