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Program for Faculty Development (PFD) Event Calendar

2018-2019 - PFD Academic Pathways Events (calendar view):

                         or  click here  to view a listing of all PFD events offered  


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:


FacDev Resources

Catherine Tong, Coordinator, Faculty Development - WRC
Tel: 519-885-5426

Ms. Jennifer Tran, Community Engagement & Development Officer | Faculty Appointment - WRC
Tel: 519-885-5426, x. 21102

Niagara Regional Campus events:

Faculty Development Sessions


Dr. Anjali Kundi, Coordinator, Faculty Development - NRC
Tel: 905-378-5717, x. 16425

Ms. Devon Ainslie, Communications Assistant
Tel: 905-378-5717, x. 6425

(Continuing Academic and Scholarly Career Development) events:

McMaster Faculty of Health Sciences Education Research, Innovation and Theory
(MERIT) Program
- 2019 Events

Conducting world-renowned health professions education scholarship is a core goal of MERIT. The second goals of MERIT speaks to growing a community of practice. Their aim is to engage faculty from across Health Sciences who are involved in education scholarship.

Educator Enhancement Program
- MacPherson Institute
Seminar Series and Resources -

Are you interested in improving an aspect of your teaching? You are eligible to also register for the seminars and workshops offered through MacPherson's Educator Enhancement Program.

 2018/19 Educator Enhancement Program brochure



Professional Development Online: Skills for the 21st century

Are you having trouble finding time for professional development? In partnership with UGotClass, a division of LERN, McMaster University Continuing Education now offers Professional Development Online courses. Participants in these non-credit, instructor-led courses will have the opportunity to engage in readings, view online presentations of content, take self-quizzes, and share in group discussion.

Full list of Programs

Workshops offered by the McMaster Health Sciences Library (HSL)

Past PFD Sessions

PFD Pathways Offerings (2017-2018)

PFD Pathways Offerings (2017) revised Apr. 3, 2017 PDF

PFD Pathways Offerings (2016 - 2017) PDF


Wed., May 8, 2019 - Join us @ the David Braley Health Sciences Centre (downtown)

Theme -- The Human Brain: Discovery, Transformation and Resilience

Events Date Description


NOTE: held yearly on the
         2nd Wednesday in May

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


Wed., May 8, 2019

11:45 a.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.


WONG Forum in Medicine

NOTE: held yearly on the 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 8, 2019

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

Room 2032
Reception to follow


Guest Speaker:
Dr. Rosemary Bagot, McGill University

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