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New Faculty Orientation

2012 New Faculty Orientation
Dean Reece welcomes new faculty during orientation for new faculty

New Faculty Orientation was held on November 6, 2013 at the Southern Management Corporation Student Center. See below for the Orientation agenda and presentations:


8:00 – 8:30 AM

Registration (Continental Breakfast)

8:30 – 8:40 AM

Welcome and Overview
Nancy R. Lowitt, M.D., Associate Dean, Office of Faculty Affairs and
Professional Development, Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Chief Conflict of Interest Officer

8:40 - 9:10 AM

Overview of Education at the School of Medicine
Richard Pierson MD, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Interim Director for Research Affairs, Professor of Surgery 

Overview of Research at the School of Medicine
Richard Pierson MD 

9:10 – 9:35 AM

Overview of Clinical Enterprise
William Tucker, MBA, CPA, Associate Dean for Practice Plan Affairs and Chief Corporate Officer, University of Maryland Faculty Physicians Inc.
Anthony Lehman MD, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Professor of Psychiatry 

9:35-9:45 AM

Professionalism Policies, Conflict of Interest
Nancy R. Lowitt MD 

9:45 – 10:00 AM


10:00 – 10:20 AM

Promotion and Tenure
Richard Pierson M.D  

10:20-10:30 AM

Mentoring   (When you are a Mentee  |  When you are a Mentor)
Curt I. Civin MD, Associate Dean for Research, Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics and Physiology 

10:30 – 10:50 AM

Advice from a Basic Science Department Chair
James Kaper, Ph.D., Professor and Chair
Department of Microbiology and Immunology 

Advice from a Clinical Department Chair
Stephen Bartlett, MD, FACS, Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery 

10:50 – 11:15 AM

Panel Discussion
Drs. Bartlett, Civin, Kaper, Lehman and Pierson 

11:15 – 11:30 AM

Introduction of Research Career Development Program and Resources
Mary-Claire Roghmann MD, MS, Associate Program Director, Research Career Development Program and Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health 

11:30 – 12:00 PM

BREAK and Set-up for Lunch 

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Welcome by the Dean
E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA
Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Maryland
John Z. and Akiko K. Bowers Distinguished Professor and
Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine  

1:00 – 3:00 PM

Focused Consultation with Academic Resources available