McMaster University

McMaster University

Program for Faculty Development (PFD) Event Calendar

2017-2018 - PFD Academic Pathways Events (calendar view):

or view Listing of Events herePDF


To select and register for the sessions you wish to attend, click Register Online. If you have difficulty in registering, please contact: Elda DiCroce



Waterloo Regional Campus events:

Coordinator, Faculty Development/CHSE  - 

Catherine Tong

Ms. Kara Weiler, Community Engagement & Development Officer
Tel: 519-885-5426, x. 21113

Niagara Regional Campus events:

Ms. Amanda Zimmerman

(Continuing Academic and Scholarly Career Development) events:


Aboriginal Relationship and Cultural Competency Courses


Clinical Teaching Fundamentals - ONLINE 6-week course -

Jan. 20 - Mar 8, 2018

Module Topics:

Mod 1: Characteristics of Effective Clinical Educators
Mod 2: Building an Effective Clinical Education Climate
Mod 3: Effective Teaching Strategies
Mod 4: Individualizing Your Teaching for the Learner
Mod 5: Strategies to Assist the Struggling Student
Mod 6: Effective Formative Assessment

[Flyer and registration details for Clinical Teaching Fundamentals (ONLINE)]PDF

The course is delivered ONLINE in 6 modules. Participants must have a valid MacID and password.
[Visit here to check if you have a valid MacID], or contact 905-525-9140, x. 24357

NOTE: Course will be available Jan. 17 to allow registered indiviudals opportunity to check their access and sign-in


Past PFD Sessions (2016-2017)
PFD Pathways Offerings (2017) revised Apr. 3, 2017 PDF

PFD Pathways Offerings (2016 - 2017) PDF


Wed., May 9, 2018

Events Date Description


NOTE: will be held 2nd Wednesday in May

Location: David Braley Health Sciences Ctre, 100 Main St. W., Ham., ON (2nd floor)

Details will be available in the new year

Wed., May 9, 2018

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (approx.)

A day of networking with colleagues, poster session on education innovations, oral presentations, mini-workshops, and guest lecture — Henry and Sylvia WONG Forum in Medicine.

Example of day: 2017 Schedule

each year is slightly different (may or
may not include oral presentations

WONG Forum in Medicine

NOTE: will be held 2nd Wednesday in May as part of the Annual DAY in FACULTY DEVELOPMENT

Location: David Braley Health Sciences Ctre, 100 Main St. W., Ham., ON (2nd floor) -
Rm. 2032

Wed., May 9, 2018

4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Reception to follow

Cat's Cradle and the Clinical Trial: The Humanity of Medicine and the Humanities in Medicine

Guest Speaker:
Dr. Ellen Amster, Ph.D.

for reference, the above is from 2017

2018 Guest Speaker - TBA soon

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