Upcoming Workshops, Seminars and Conferences

Please join us for these upcoming workshops, seminars and conferences.


What:     National Human Genome Center of College of Medicine
When:    Monday, December 3, 2018
Time:     11:00 am
Where:   Howard University Cancer Center - Genome Center Conference Room
Guest:   Yuanxiu Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, NHGC Laboratory Manager, CRU of GHUCCTS Assistant Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine
Title:      Gene Expression Profile of Alzheimer’s-disease after a Monitored Exercise Program


What:     GHUCCTS & MHRI Grand Rounds
When:    Friday, December 7, 2018
Time:     12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm (Lunch will be provided)
Where:   MedStar Washington Hospital Center, CTEC Auditorium, 6th Floor
Guest:   Vasan Ramachandran, M.D., DM, Professor and Chief Preventive Medicine and Epidemiologist Boston University, Principal Investigator and Director The Framingham Heart Study National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Topic: Epidemiology of Heart Failure: Cross-disciplinary Insights from Community-based Cohort Studies

Standards of Practice:  Occupational Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV

When:    December 6, 2018
Time:     2:30pm – 4:20pm
Where:   Howard University Hospital – Towers Auditorium
Guest:   Imbi Drame, PharmD – Howard University College of Pharmacy


Mentor Training HUCOM: Entering Mentoring Workshops

When:    Tuesday, December 4 and Thursday, December 6, 2018
Time:     9:00am – 1:00pm (both days)
Where:   Graduate Student Learners Educational Center
Adams East, 4th Floor, Suite 4308 – 4312
Facilitator:  Dexter L. Lee, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Physiology
The link to register is:  https://goo.gl/forms/A6mzOInK6qwLJT2r1
There is limited space available for this two-part workshop, please contact Mrs. Patsy Hayden at 202-806-3837 or email: patsy.hayden@howard.edu for more information.


Anatomy Table Training

When:    Thursday, January 31, 2019
Time:     3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where:   Mudd Building, Room 211
Facilitator:  Janine M. Ziermann, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy
The link to register is:  https://goo.gl/forms/Zq2O53J0k2WKXsHn1
There is limited space available for this workshop, please register using the link and contact Mrs. Patsy Hayden at 202-806-3837 or email:  patsy.hayden@howard.edu for more information.

Other Professional Development Opportunities

The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course

When:    December 8, 2018
Time:     8:00am – 5:30pm
Where:   Howard University – Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library
Registration link:  https://elearning.asam.org/p/Howard_University_December - REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 11-30-2018
Once you have completed the live course, return here to claim CME for the course.


Howard University Event – Sponsored by the Office of the Provost

What:     Junior Faculty Forum (limited to non-tenured junior faculty)
Time:     12:00 – 1:30pm
When:    December 6, 2018
Where:   Founders Library, Browsing Room
Topic:    “How to Say No and Preserve Your Professional Relationship and Careers”


Howard University Event – Sponsored by the Office of the Provost

What:     New Faculty Orientation (University) Office of the Provost
When:    January 8, 2019
Where:   TBD
This orientation is mandatory for all new faculty at the University including adjunct professors.


Howard University Event – Sponsored by the Office of the Provost

What:     2019 Junior Faculty Writing and Creative Works Summer Academy

The Online Application will be available on January 22, 2019

Save the Dates!

2019 GFA/GWIMS Call for Proposals is Now Open!

The Joint GFA and GWIMS Planning Committee invites submissions for breakout sessions and posters for the 2019 Group on Faculty Affairs and Group on Women in Medicine Science Professional Development Conference.

When:    July 11 – 13, 2019
Where:   Chicago, IL
Theme:  “Leading and Advocating Through the Winds of Change

National Medical Association 2019 Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly

July 26 – 31, 2019 – Honolulu, HI – The Hawaii Convention Center

Learn Serve Lead 2019:  The AAMC Annual Meeting Call for Medical Education Highlight Proposals

November 8 – 12, 2019 in Phoenix, AZ


Thursday, May 30, 2019


Howard University College of Medicine
Faculty Development Retreat
8:00am – 5:00pm


Mid-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar – Dec 1-4, 2018 – Atlanta, GA