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Faculty Development & Teaching Excellence

Faculty Development

GRU has recruited and retained some of the finest thinkers in the world to cultivate an academic environment that energizes their work and to provide the flexibility our scholars need to attend to their responsibilities inside and outside the university. 

 2015 Programs and Events

February 

Sponsors

Event Title

Presenter

Location

27
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Psychological Sciences 

Spring Lecture Series
"Exercise Benefits on Children's Cognition and Brain Development" 

Dr. Catherine Davis 

Summerville Campus, Science Hall, W-1002

March

Sponsors

Event Title

Presenter

Location

3
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Round Series:
TBA

Dr. Arun Sanyal

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140

5
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM/TRP Research Conference
"Translational Research Conference" (Rheumatology) 

 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

Contact Information: Audrey Forbes, 706-721-2941 or aforbes@gru.edu

6
noon

Department of Nursing 

Interactive Seminar:
"Nurses as Innovators in Health Care: Perspectives for the Public and Policymakers." 

Dr. Diana Mason
President - American Academy of Nursing
Rudin Professor of Nursing and co-founder/co-director of the Center for Health, Media, and Policy at Hunter College and professor at the City University of New York 

Health Sciences Campus, J. Harold Harrison, MD
Education Commons

To reserve seating go to the calendar on the university's website.

Contact Information: Elizabeth NeSmith, 706-721-7166 or bnesmith@gru.edu

10
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series:
"BMT/Leukemia"

Dr. Jeremy Pantin 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

11
12:00-1:00 pm 

Educational Innovation Institute (EII)

EII Journal Club (EAT)
"Eradicating Student Mistreatment: A Historical and Current Perspective" 

Dr. Robert R. Nesbit, Jr.
Professor Emeritus of Surgery; Director of Medical Student Education 

Heatlh Sciences Campus, Pavilion III, Room, CJ-3302 

Contact Information: Rebecca Mueller, 706-721-7839 or rmueller@gru.edu

16
4:00-5:30 pm 

Educational Innovation Institute (EII) 

EII Education Week
Teaching Roundtable: International Medicine in Education 

Dr. Chad Ray
Panel of MCG students and residents
 

Health Sciences Campus, Health Sciences Building, Room, 1211 

Contact Information: Rebecca Mueller, 706-721-7839 or rmueller@gru.edu

17
12:00-1:00 pm 

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series:
TBA 

Dr. Muredach Reilly

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

18
12:00-1:00 pm 

Educational Innovation Institute (EII) 

EII Education Week
Best Practices in Education at GRU Health Sciences Colleges
Session #1 - Teaching Student Learners: From the Classroom to the Community 

Dr. Kate Ciarrocca

Health Sciences Campus, Health Sciences Building,
EC-1208 

Contact Information: Rebecca Mueller, 706-721-7839 or rmueller@gru.edu

19
3:00-4:00 pm 

Educational Innovation Institute (EII)

EII Education Week
Electronic Poster Session 

Dr. Kelli Braun 

Health Sciences Campus,
J. Harold Harrison, MD
Education Commons Building, GB-1120 

Contact Information: Rebecca Mueller, 706-721-7839 or rmueller@gru.edu

19
5:00-6:00 pm

Educational Innovation Institute (EII)

EII Education Week
Best Practices in Education at GRU Health Sciences Colleges
Session #2 - Technology 

Dr. Kelli Braun 

Health Sciences Campus,
J. Harold Harrison, MD
Education Commons
Building, GB-1120

Contact Information: Rebecca Mueller, 706-721-7839 or rmueller@gru.edu

20
8:00-9:00 am 

Educational Innovation Institute (EII)
Co-Sponsored with the  Department of Pediatrics 

EII Education Grand Rounds
"No More Burnout: Physician Wellness through Acceptance and Commitment Training"  

Dr. Amy House
Associate Professor
Psychiatry and Health Behavior

Children's Hospital of Georgia
BT-1810 

 Contact Information: Rebecca Mueller, 706-721-7839 or rmueller@gru.edu

24
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM Sydenstricker Grand
Rounds

Dr. Talmadge King 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

Contact Information: Audrey Forbes, 706-721-2941 or aforbes@gru.edu

31
12:00-1:00 pm 

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series
"Lung Cancer Screening and Early Detection.  Are We There Yet?"
 

Dr. Rabih Bechara 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

April 

Sponsors 

Event Title

Presenter 

Location 

2
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM/TRP Research Conference
"Translational Research Conference" (Endocrinology)

 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

 Contact Information: Audrey Forbes, 706-721-2941 or aforbes@gru.edu

14
12:00-1:00 pm 

Department of Medicine

DOM Ground Rounds Series:
TBA

Dr. Amy Blanchard

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

16
9:00-10:00 am 

Department of Physiology and Endocrinology 

Virendra B. Mahesh Lectureship 

Dr. Polly Matzinger

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

 Contact Information: Cam McCarthy, cmccarthy@gru.edu

21
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series:
TBA

Dr. Matthew Diamond 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

May

Sponsors 

Event Title 

Presenter 

Location 

5
12:00-1:00 pm 

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series:
"Evaluation of Residents" 

Dr. Lee Merchen 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

7
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM/TRP Research Conference
"Translational Research Conference" (General Medicine) 

 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

Contact Information: Audrey Forbes, 706-721-2941 or aforbes@gru.edu

19
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series:
TBA 

Dr. John Tinsdale 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140

26
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM Grand Rounds Series:
TBA 

Dr. Walter Moore 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC-140 

June 

Sponsors 

Event Title 

Presenter 

Location 

4
12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Medicine

DOM/TRP Research Conference
"Translational Reserach Conference" (Cardiology) 

 

Health Sciences Campus, Lee Auditorium, BC 140 

Contact Information: Audrey Forbes, 706-721-2941 or aforbes@gru.edu

 

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